"Pics courtesy RM Auctions
Ever since we saw this, we have been obsessed.
This 250GT Ferrari spider, which was apparently rebodied by Carrozeria Fantuzzi in 1965, is possibly the most beautiful car we have ever laid our peepers upon.
It's not "
"Until this afternoon we didn't even know that Zagato had ever worked with Volvo.
But it happened. In 1971 this low-nosed, light steeled 2+2 appeared, looking like a vaguely Nordic, possibly speedy hearse.
The lines evoke for us something cinematic and of "
It might look a litttle fat and bloated, and it might have had enough Citroen bits and pieces to put off the purists, but Maserati's Giugiaro-styled Bora from seventies is about as dialled-in a period piece as you could possibly "
We've noted elsewhere how we missed out on the automotive opportunity of a lifetime when we neglected to purchase a neglected Alpine 310 from a local country lane.
The burn of the memory of a missed opportunity is especially piquant when "
We at influx towers have always aspired to do proper off road adventure one day. There's something about the untrammelled feeling of freedom that comes with busting free from the rules and regulations of the highway. It's a different, primal "
"They call it an outlaw. And that's why we like it. But it has nothing to do with legality. It has everything to do with orthodoxy.
When the concours-fetishists denigrate cars who don't take originality to be the quintessence of "
For some reason we missed this when it was released. Celebrating the beautiful classic that was the Berlinette - this outrageous, Veyronesque take on the Alpine 110 for a new century stikes us as French as Truffaut.
"Lucky recipients of a 2019 Influx calendar enjoyed thirty days of this blue beauty - here's a bit more information about this particular Alpine A110 from the owner himself:
"The car is a sought-after original Alpine A110 1600s from 1971, built in "
"KTM’s 2020 EXC range burst onto the scene with a bang at the World Press introduction in Bassella, Northern Spain. The process of evolution in the KTM off-road range saw the motocross models undergo major changes last season and for 2020 "
"The Grand Tour is back on our telly-boxes (assuming you have Amazon Prime), and we’re currently being treated to (or tortured by, delete as applicable and to your taste) by more road trips involving everyone’s favourite (or otherwise) "
"If there’s one thing that always provokes a positive emotional response on Influx, it’s nostalgia. The rose-tinted view of everything just being better back in the old days when life was fun, cars were mechanical, broke down a "