Last of the Italian cars (and one motorbike)


pschlute

Link Posted 14/10/2021 - 16:18

IMGP4755 by Peter Schluter, on Flickr


IMGP4803 by Peter Schluter, on Flickr


IMGP4811 by Peter Schluter, on Flickr


IMGP4793 by Peter Schluter, on Flickr


IMGP4774 by Peter Schluter, on Flickr
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LennyBloke

Link Posted 14/10/2021 - 16:26
Oh the style of that Maserati Indy

Another great little set Peter
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pschlute

Link Posted 14/10/2021 - 16:33
LennyBloke wrote:
Oh the style of that Maserati Indy

Another great little set Peter

Thank you John. Yes that Maserati is quite special.

I grew up when these cars were being produced. They had such style. The modern Ferrari's and Lamborghini's are technical marvels but they don't have the "soul" that these old'uns possess. The Fiat Dino is another classic I had never seen before.
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swarf

Link Posted 14/10/2021 - 20:51
Lovely set. Like shot of the MV - a 675 World Supersport bike? Who's is the signature?

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pschlute

Link Posted 14/10/2021 - 21:04
swarf wrote:
Lovely set. Like shot of the MV - a 675 World Supersport bike? Who's is the signature?

Phil

I wish I knew Phil. I do not know enough about bikes to even begin.

There are a few motorbike posters on this forum...hopefully they will know.
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Last Edited by pschlute on 14/10/2021 - 21:05

Urbanmeister

Link Posted 15/10/2021 - 16:45
Great shots all, but No. 2 does it for me, those sweeping lines. I can only imagine the rorty sound it must make.
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Crossed-up

Link Posted 15/10/2021 - 18:20
A great set again, Peter. No. 2 is my favourite photographically, but the Fiat Dino is the one I'd love to own. I really should have bought one back when the prices were still sensible, but I opted for the even more sensibly priced 124 Spider.
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RobL

Link Posted 15/10/2021 - 18:36
These remind me of a tale told to me by a client; in his outbuilding he removed the dust sheet from a pristine pale blue Ferrari convertible from the 1970s (sorry not an aficionado so donít know the model). He remembered as a boy living in Switzerland and driving with his dad to the Ferrari HQ in his Aston Martin and challenging them to show their cars would do better on the winding mountain roads. The chief engineer took him out and afterwards he bought one on the spot! That was the one he inherited.

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