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Lancia 037 Group B Represents Last Era of Racing Romance

Lancia 037 Group B Represents Last Era of Racing Romance

By Petrolicious Productions / 16 Sep 2014 / 14 Comments Read More

“It’s not like [the 037] was just a sports car designed for people who wanted to go fast,” says Phil. “This was designed for a purpose, and I love things that were designed specifically for a purpose, like a tool–except it's a fast tool that scares the crap out of you.”

What is the Best Classic Car to Daily Drive?

What is the Best Classic Car to Daily Drive?

By Afshin Behnia / 15 Sep 2014
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Many folks think that classic cars are unsuitable for daily driving and perhaps if you own a Ferrari 625/250 TRC this is true. But isn't it a joy to drive your classic? And doesn't it make sense to maximize the feelings and fun you have when cruising or attacking canyons? I think it absolutely does.

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How do You Think Montezemolo's Departure Will Affect Ferrari?

How do You Think Montezemolo's Departure Will Affect Ferrari?

By Yoav Gilad / 10 Sep 2014
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Earlier today, Ferrari Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo stepped down from his position leaving Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne to run the business. Montezemolo’s departure isn’t terribly shocking given his background (he resurrected Scuderia Ferrari after Mr. Enzo Ferrari’s passing in 1988) and the Scuderia’s poor Formula One results this season...

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Little Brown Box is Full of Alfa Goodness

Little Brown Box is Full of Alfa Goodness

By Petrolicious Productions / 8 Sep 2014

This Alfasud's current owner, one of only three, describes it as being in "excellent condition." The Giugiaro-styled body has never been welded and the front and rear calipers–which are connected to inboard brakes–have recently been reconditioned. 

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Maserati Celebrates Centennial with Vintage-Inspired Posters

Maserati Celebrates Centennial with Vintage-Inspired Posters

By Petrolicious Productions / 5 Sep 2014
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This year marks Maserati’s 100th anniversary and in celebration of their heritage they launched a poster series celebrating their greatest sporting successes. Alas, the series is closing with the fifth and last release of this limited edition collection of prints, never published before.

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Lamborghini 350GT is Refined Beauty

Lamborghini 350GT is Refined Beauty

By Ronald Ahrens / 4 Sep 2014 / 6 Comments Read More

The Lamborghini 350GTV prototype, shown in October of 1963, had provoked ambiguous responses from the press and public, so in the following five months it was also reengineered en route to becoming the 350GT. The young engineer Gian Paolo Dallara and his top assistant, Paolo Stanzani, who had been working with a shoestring budget, tested their revised V-12...

Life in a Triumph Italia is a Journey, Not a Destination

Life in a Triumph Italia is a Journey, Not a Destination

By Petrolicious Productions / 4 Sep 2014
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In the morning they ask me if I can return another time for the car. They know the answer and the son says he'll sort it out. It's a long day so I go down to Lake Como and remember why everyone wants to be Italian. The son gives me a load of Swiss bank account numbers and I get on the case. All we need is the export paperwork. Another sleepless night but dinner is even better by Lake Como.

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Ferrari is a Sight to (GT)C

Ferrari is a Sight to (GT)C

By Petrolicious Productions / 29 Aug 2014

Several words come to mind when thinking of Ferraris. "Beautiful," "fast," and "amazing" are a few of them. "Gap-filler" is not on that list. However, the 330 GTC debuted as one at the 1966 Geneva Auto Show. It bridged the space between the 275 GTB Berlinetta and the 330 2+2 Coupe.

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Business in the Front, Party in the Back

Business in the Front, Party in the Back

By Petrolicious Productions / 27 Aug 2014

Technically, this tiny bubble-car can fit eight people, and is like a mullet. How so? It can seat two behind its refrigerator style door (business up front)...and a bartender and five patrons on its included bar trailer (party in the back).

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No Bruises on This Alfa

No Bruises on This Alfa

By Petrolicious Productions / 26 Aug 2014

This Alfa may be black and Blu (Olandese), but it's far from beaten up–even with (an assumed) 125,160 kilometers. According to its owner, it's "original and without modifications" and 99 percent free of corrosion. It also includes an "original log book and some service history."

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A Maserati Quattroporte With Patina

A Maserati Quattroporte With Patina

By Petrolicious Productions / 25 Aug 2014

Just because a car hasn't been restored doesn't mean it hasn't been cared for. This 1970 Quattroporte's body and interior have survived since the Nixon administration. However, its engine has been given new parts–necessities after nearly four and a half decades.

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