It garage door remote chamberlain a Superleggera body from Touring, rides on Borrani wire wheels and has had only two owners from new. Winner of the best-preserved post-war car award at Villa d'Este in '14, it is awash with lovely details including rear lights on what look like exhaust stubs. Every Fiat 8V is pretty special and I have always had a 'thing' for small-capacity V8s anyway. Powered by a 1996cc jewel, just over 100 of the independently suspended halo cars were built in a single year of production.
You can count on your hands how many wore the sexy, chrome-laden Vignale coachwork, making this example far rarer than the factory or Zagato garage door remote chamberlain This car was on the Strada e Corsa stand and is a feast of alloy, boasting lightweight body, engine, gearbox, diff, wheels and suspension. The 8V was masterminded by the legendary Fiat engineer Dante Giacosa, but the lines were penned by a young Giovanni Michelotti and the cars were very successful in sports-car racing in period. BMW's centenary will form a central theme of the weekend, with racers joining road cars Hunt at Monaco during title-winning year.
Goodwood set to celebrate power. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Cooper Car Co and the Cooper Car Club is teaming up with the Bugatti OC to organise a celebration. They are hoping to gather 70 examples at Prescott on 30 July. This will be 70 years almost to the day since John Cooper and Eric Brandon competed with garage door remote chamberlain self-built, Fiat Topolino-based, JAP-engined prototype Mk1 at the venue’s inaugural post-war fixture. The meeting will feature static displays, demonstration runs and timed classes for sports and formula cars.