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    Official: Happy 60th to the VW Karmann Ghia

    Volkswagen's product portfolio may be as extensive these days as any other carmaker in the business. But if you still think of the original Beetle as synonymous with the brand, that's probably because a) you're old and b) the Beetle was the company's only product until the mid-50s. Sixty years ...

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    Auctions: 1956 Chrysler Diablo Concept dances with the devil for $1.375 million at Barrett-Jackson [w/video]

    It's always special when a classic concept car goes up for auction, and that was surely the case as this 1956 Chrysler Diablo Concept crossed the auction block at the 2013 Barrett-Jackson event with a top bid of $1,375,000. Designed by the famed Virgil Exner Sr. in collaboration with Italian ...

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    Opinion: Are the best days behind the Italian carrozzeria?

    Museums, Not Motor Shows, Take Center Stage In 2012 Two museum exhibitions, one opening and the other just closed, that recognize a pair of leading design houses, Pininfarina and Bertone, are celebrating iconic car designs that have come from their studios. At the same time, these events ...

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    Auctions: Barrett-Jackson 2012: 1954 Desoto Adventurer II Coupe concept car sells for $1.3 million [UPDATE: w/video]

    Of all the concept cars ever shown off to a fawning public, one of the coolest has got to be this 1954 Desoto Adventurer II Coupe. It was originally built in 1954, and it sits atop a Chrysler Imperial chassis with a body designed and built by Ghia. It's not surprising that this Desoto Ghia ...

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    Video: Barn Find: 1952 Ferrari 212 Ghia Cabriolet found collecting dust

    While rummaging through the wares on offer at an estate sale, Bobby Goins, a "picker" in Grand Blanc, Michigan, found the car pictured above: a 1952 Ferrari 212 Inter Ghia Cabriolet. Hidden under a tarp and lots of detritus in a garage, once it was revealed Goins discovered that the car was ...

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    Make it stop: Bad landau tops

    Silly landau tops - Click above image for high-res image gallery
    Landau tops. Frankly, some are fine. Show us, say, a mid-to-late '70s Olds Cutlass or Lincoln Town Coupe gussied up accordingly from the factory, and we're liable to nod in approval and make one of those, "Ehh, not bad at all!" ...

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    Greenwich Concours d'Elegance - Day 2

    Click image for a huge Greenwich Concours Day 2 gallery var digg_url = ''; Day two of the 2007 Greenwich Concours d'Elegance was dedicated to cars built in Europe, and after a terrific Day 1, my ...


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