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02.03.2018Bentley 6 1/2 litre 1931

Bentley 6 1/2 litre 1931
Bentley 6 1/2 litre 1931© Saalbach-Classic/Zipser

The 6 1/2 litre-Bentley was produced from 1926. Five years later desaster arrived. The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and the Great Depression caused major problems in 1931. Only three more 6 1/2 litre models were sold. In July 1931 for Bentley a receiver was appointed and Rolls Royce stepped in.







24.02.2018Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Vignale

Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Vignale
Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Vignale© Saalbach-Classic/Reinhard

The fantastic Maserati 3500 GT Spyder by Carrozzeria Vignale shown at the 1959 Salon de l`Auto in Paris was produced in small numbers only. Not more than 240 were sold, so this is one of the most iconic and most expensive classic cars in todays world.

16.02.2018Alvis Experimental 1928

Alvis Experimental 1928
Alvis Experimental 1928© Saalbach-Classic/Hippmann

This wonderful and unique Alvis experimental 1928 was built by E.B. Thompson more than 90 years ago. Later of Brooklands fame the Alvis had a lot of technical features which became state of the art many years later only.

12.02.2018Porsche 911 Targa

Porsche 911 Targa
Porsche 911 Targa© Saalbach-Classic

The term was first used on the 1966 Porsche 911 Targa, today one of the most iconic models from Zuffenhausen.

06.02.2018Alfa 1750 GT Veloce

Alfa 1750 GT Veloce 1969
Alfa 1750 GT Veloce 1969© Saalbach-Classic/Reinhard

The Alfa 1750 GT Veloce appeared in 1967. The same type of engine was used in the Sedan and the 1750 Spider. This rationalisation was a first for Alfa-Romeo.