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The 575 GTZ Is an Ultra-Rare, Zagato-Bodied Ferrari That You Probably Never Knew Existed
The 575 GTZ Is an Ultra-Rare, Zagato-Bodied Ferrari That You Probably Never Knew Existed

21 Apr 2022, 15:10 UTC / Built in just six examples, the 575 GTZ is a V12-powered 575M that was transformed into a four-wheeled masterpiece by coachbuilders Zagato

 
Ferrari Sergio: From Breathtaking Concept to Mundane Limited-Edition Prancing Horse
Ferrari Sergio: From Breathtaking Concept to Mundane Limited-Edition Prancing Horse

14 Apr 2022, 15:13 UTC / The Sergio started as a breathtaking concept, but the outrageously-expensive production version that followed failed to live up to expectations

 
Way Ahead of Its Time, the Hudson Italia Is a Coachbuilt Gem From the 1950s
Way Ahead of Its Time, the Hudson Italia Is a Coachbuilt Gem From the 1950s

11 Apr 2022, 13:01 UTC / Introduced a year before Hudson disappeared, the beautiful Italia remains the only American vehicle to feature a coachbuilt body by Carrozzeria Touring

 
Remembering the Rare, Coachbuilt Mustang Dedicated to the Father of the Nameplate
Remembering the Rare, Coachbuilt Mustang Dedicated to the Father of the Nameplate

5 Apr 2022, 13:09 UTC / In 2009, to celebrate 45 years since the debut of the Mustang, Ford commissioned a California coachbuilder to create a unique S197 dedicated to Lee Iacocca

 
Touring Superleggera’s Aero 3 Proves That Italian Coachbuilding Is Alive and Well
Touring Superleggera’s Aero 3 Proves That Italian Coachbuilding Is Alive and Well

1 Apr 2022, 13:25 UTC / Much more than a re-bodied Ferrari, this exquisite track-focused beast is a modern-day work of art from Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera

 
Built for a Prince, This Bespoke Supercar Was Pininfarina’s Take on the Jaguar XJ220
Built for a Prince, This Bespoke Supercar Was Pininfarina’s Take on the Jaguar XJ220

22 Feb 2022, 15:16 UTC / Although the Sultan of Brunei owned 20 examples of the XJ220, his brother wanted one that was unique so he commissioned Pininfarina to build it for him

 
This Bertone-Designed Spyder Is a Porsche 911 That Almost Made It Into Production
This Bertone-Designed Spyder Is a Porsche 911 That Almost Made It Into Production

24 Jan 2022, 16:40 UTC / In the mid-1960s, a Porsche dealer from California who wanted to offer a two-seat convertible 911 to his customers commissioned Bertone to build one

 
The Forgotten 356 Carrera GTL Was an Exquisite Italian Porsche Developed by Abarth
The Forgotten 356 Carrera GTL Was an Exquisite Italian Porsche Developed by Abarth

6 Jan 2022, 14:37 UTC / In the early 1960s, Abarth took a brake from modifying Fiat cars and revamped the Porsche 356, a design that may have inspired the legendary 911

 
The 7X Rayo: A Longtail Lambo Huracan With Bespoke Styling, Two Turbos, and Almost 2000 Hp
The 7X Rayo: A Longtail Lambo Huracan With Bespoke Styling, Two Turbos, and Almost 2000 Hp

17 Oct 2021, 20:43 UTC / The Rayo's design language unequivocally resembles the star model of the '70, the Miura, featuring curvaceous and flowing lines and the all-too-famous eyelashes

 
Bespoke BMW Z8 Coupe ‘Oletha’ by SVE Is Coachbuilding Art Redux
Bespoke BMW Z8 Coupe ‘Oletha’ by SVE Is Coachbuilding Art Redux

3 Sep 2021, 09:53 UTC / A little over two decades have passed since the ill-fated but gorgeous BMW Z8 Roadster came and went without leaving the mark it should have

 
Aznom Palladium Super-Sedan Looks Out of Place in any City
Aznom Palladium Super-Sedan Looks Out of Place in any City

19 Feb 2021, 23:15 UTC / The ultra-luxurious Italian luxury sedan has a larger footprint than just about any other civilian vehicle, including the Rolls-Royce Cullinan or Phantom

 
Aznom Palladium Breaks Cover Five Days After Halloween, It Is Five Days Late
Aznom Palladium Breaks Cover Five Days After Halloween, It Is Five Days Late

6 Nov 2020, 07:56 UTC / Do you ever look at the RAM 1500 pickup truck and think "this would make a great starting point for a luxury limousine"? Well, an Italian company did

 
1936 Cadillac "Shangri-La" Combines European Styling With American V8 Power
1936 Cadillac "Shangri-La" Combines European Styling With American V8 Power

23 Aug 2020, 20:04 UTC / If you want to own an all-custom car designed by the same guy responsible for James Hetfield's hot rods, then the Shangri-La is right up your alley

 
Modern Ferrari Breadvan Is a 550 Maranello "Wagon", Has a Gated Manual
Modern Ferrari Breadvan Is a 550 Maranello "Wagon", Has a Gated Manual

27 May 2020, 14:10 UTC / This project comes from Dutch coachbuilder Niels van Roij Design, knows for builds like the Tesla Model S Shooting Brake and the Range Rover Coupe

 
Maserati Quattroporte Wagon Is Real, But the "Cinqueporte" Runs On Diesel
Maserati Quattroporte Wagon Is Real, But the "Cinqueporte" Runs On Diesel

31 Mar 2019, 19:47 UTC / Turning the Quattroporte into the Cinqueporte takes a lot of skill, approximately 1,500 hours of work, and heaven knows how much pounds sterling

 
This Cadillac Ghia That Once Belonged to Rita Hayworth Is a Stunner
This Cadillac Ghia That Once Belonged to Rita Hayworth Is a Stunner

10 Feb 2015, 15:51 UTC / It's one of only two ever built and belongs to the one of the sexiest women of all times, Rita Hayworth, having been given to her by her Arab husband

 
Is Bertone Going Bankrupt?
Is Bertone Going Bankrupt?

23 Dec 2013, 15:59 UTC / Famed Italian coachbuilder Bertone is reportedly close to filing for bankruptcy after asking for court administration earlier this month. The news comes via Italian paper La Republicca, who says ...

 
Coachbuilding - A Long Lost Art
Coachbuilding - A Long Lost Art

24 Oct 2010, 04:03 UTC / As many of you know, in the first half of the twentieth century, car manufacturing used to be a little bit different than it is today. Apart from car makers who were already perfecting series car pr...

 
Sergio Pininfarina: One of the Godfathers of Italian Car Design
Sergio Pininfarina: One of the Godfathers of Italian Car Design

16 Jan 2009, 19:53 UTC / If there is one man whose name is synonymous with Italian car design, then it's Sergio Pininfarina, who is probably the most well known car designer in history