Tag: Used Cars

Seller And Buyer Of $44 Million Ferrari 250 GTO Go To Court Over Missing Gearbox

Two classic car collectors are engaged in a bitter legal dispute in the UK after 55-year-old Gregor Fisken paid U.S. lawyer Bernard Carl $44 million in 2017 for a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO (pictured,) but hasn’t received the vehicle’s original gearbox. The Telegraph reports that Fisken immediately sold the car on to an anonymous collector […]

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Rare Rides: The Forgotten Moretti 750 From 1954

<img data-attachment-id="1701502" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/12/rare-rides-the-forgotten-moretti-750-from-1954/moretti_750-8/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8.jpg" data-orig-size="1620,1080" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1959 Moretti 750" data-image-description=" https://www.classicdriver.com/en/car/moretti/750/1954/723420 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1701502 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/moretti_750-8-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Rare Ride hails from a brand which ceased its operations decades ago. At its peak, it never produced more […]

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Rare Rides: A 1969 Fiat 850 Special, by Vignale

<img data-attachment-id="1700968" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/12/rare-rides-a-1969-fiat-850-special-by-vignale/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe.jpg" data-orig-size="700,466" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe" data-image-description=" https://www.classic-trader.com/uk/cars/listing/fiat/850/850-speciale/1969/118855 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1700968″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/60ad4008-ff70-11e7-848f-31bef49b02fe.jpg 700w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Not long ago, Rare Rides featured a top-line Fiat 2100 sedan that was rebodied at the order of Abarth into the […]

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FCA Design Boss Is Selling His Low-Mileage Dodge Demon For Nearly $140K

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles head of design, Ralph Gilles, is selling his low-mileage Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. The car, available through Platinum Motorcars, is in superb condition and carries a $139,995 asking price. Gilles’ Demon is chassis No. 0004 and has just 1,032 miles (1,660 km) under its belt. What’s more, it has never been taken […]

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Buy/Drive/Burn: Japanese Two-doors for a New Century

<img data-attachment-id="1700982" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/12/buy-drive-burn-japanese-two-doors-for-a-new-century/honda-accord-coupe-2995_17/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,1200" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2001 Honda Accord" data-image-description=" honda ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1700982 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17-800×600.jpg 800w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/HONDA-Accord-Coupe-2995_17.jpg 1600w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Last time on Buy/Drive/Burn, we took a look at three two-door, mid-market offerings from American brands […]

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Low-Mile Aston Martin Lagonda Is Here To Fill That Wedge-Shaped Hole In Your Life

With wedge-shaped vehicles slowly becoming the talk of the town again (thanks Elon!), the timing of buying an Aston Martin Lagonda never seemed more right. This 1984 Aston Martin Lagonda Series 2 is a low-mileage example described to be in a great condition and offered for $70,000 on eBay. The seller says that the bodywork […]

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Michael Fux Selling Bespoke McLaren 720S, Senna, 918 Spyder, And Others

Noted car collector and enthusiast Michael Fux is selling a number of his prized cars at the Mecum Auctions Kissimmee event in early January. Included among the cars being sold are a McLaren 720S, McLaren Senna, and a Porsche 918 Spyder. Starting with the 720S, it is painted in a shade dubbed ‘Fux Fuchsia’ that […]

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315 Mile Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Stirling Moss Desperately Needs Someone To Drive It

The Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Stirling Moss is arguably the most desirable road car from the German automaker released in the last decade and now one of just 75 examples built is looking for a new home courtesy of James Edition. Located in Dubai, this particular Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Stirling Moss has only ever had one […]

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Rare Rides: The 1992 Mazda 929 – Frameless Luxury Motoring

<img data-attachment-id="1700050" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9.jpg" data-orig-size="1600,1200" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1992 Mazda 929" data-image-description=" https://www.ebay.com/itm/1992-Mazda-929-/312780572937?item=312780572937&vxp=mtr&ViewItem=&nma=true&si=dvYncvUPS3De28%252B4C3pYz61K01M%253D&orig_cvip=true&nordt=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1700050 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/s-l1600-9.jpg 1600w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Remember when Mazda sold a rear-drive sedan as its flagship? Me either, but the internet assures me […]

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Gorgeous 1991 BMW 3-Series E30 Touring With A Straight-Six Diesel: Worth The Trouble?

BMW never sold the E30 3 Series as a wagon in the United States but the 25-year import law means that you can now right this historical wrong. Actually, with this particular 1991 BMW 324td Touring, you can right two historical wrongs because it packs a 2.4-liter turbo diesel six-cylinder engine that was never offered […]

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Rare Rides: The 1966 Innocenti 950S Spider, Sprite by Another Name

<img data-attachment-id="1700068" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,960" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1966 Innocenti 950S" data-image-description=" http://classiccars.brightwells.com/viewdetails.php?id=5121&fbclid=IwAR0B4KaqTucMM33wjdrVmNKP3KI_XOFT8ZTWgtV8B1ZTLS0MXruuA0eIwr4 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1700068 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/tn_january_2015_088.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Innocenti made a name for itself by manufacturing vehicles from British Motors (BMC) under license in Italy. […]

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