Italian Barn Finds

One Family Since ’76: 1973 Fiat 850 Sport Spider

My father owned a Fiat 850 coupe during 1968-69, and I remember it being the first car I truly loved – I still have the factory tool kit. This gorgeous 1973 850 Sport Spider has me contemplating a trip… more»

BF Classifieds Find: 1999 Qvale Mangusta

Let’s see — how many boxes does this rare Qvale Mangusta check? Italian styling?  (courtesy of Marcello Gandini) Check. Rare? 284 produced in total, check. DOHC V-8? Check. Reasonable price? $19,000, check. Chassis penned by an ex-Formula 1 designer? Check…. more»

21k Original Miles: 1985 Alfa Romeo Spider Veloce

This 1985 Alfa Romeo Spider Veloce is a claimed low-mileage survivor, with just under 22,000 original miles and still presenting in showroom condition, according to the seller. The Alfa went into storage following the death of its original owner… more»

Garage Find: 1990 Cadillac Allanté

In the mid-1980s, Cadillac decided to go after the two-seat sport-luxury market that the Jaguar XLS and Mercedes SL dominated. By shortening the chassis of an El Dorado and importing precision-made bodies from Italy, the Allante was born. It… more»

Huge Collection Of Rare And Oddball Cars For Sale!

If you are looking for a seldom-seen car or project to add to your collection, there are a dozen of them assembled in Madison, Wisconsin, looking to find new homes due to an estate liquidation. Most of these are… more»

1 Of 5 In The U.S.? 1969 Fiat 238 Van

From 1967 to 1983, Fiat built a mini-van that – at first glance – looks a lot like the famed VW bus of the same era. It was based on the chassis of an existing product and used a… more»

Pocket Rocket: 1968 Fiat Abarth 595 Esse Esse

This 1968 Fiat Abarth 595 Esse Esse has a mere 330 kilometers, or 207 miles, showing on its odometer since it underwent a full restoration. It presents as well as you might expect for a classic with this background… more»

One 40 Year Owner: 1964 Ferrari 250 GT/E

Here’s a new one from our friends at Gullwing Motor Cars, a 1964 Ferrari 250 GT/E. It has had single ownership for 40 years and it’s now searching for a new caretaker. At $267,500 (gulp!) this Ferrari is more… more»

Garage Find: 1960 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale

I don’t think it takes knowing Italian to know that Speciale translates into Special and boy is this Alfa Romeo the definition of the word! Not only is the Giulietta Sprint Speciale design absolutely beautiful, but it’s also incredibly… more»

Unrestored 1969 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2 On Craigslist?

This 1969 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2 is a claimed one-owner example with 60,000 miles and well-documented service history. The 2+2 models weren’t always a desirable specimen, but that sentiment seems to be shifting in recent years as good examples… more»

Sharp Daily Driver: 1990 Lancia Delta Integrale 16V

When one thinks of FCA, the names Jeep, Fiat, Ram, Dodge, and Alfa Romeo come to mind. But did you know that the Lancia marque was part of that conglomeration too? Well, it is but in a very small… more»

BF EXCLUSIVE: 1979 Fiat 2000 Spider

While the basic shape of the Fiat 124 Spider remained largely the same for the duration of its production run, the car was later upgraded with a 2.0L engine and optional Bosch L-Jetronic fuel injection. Known primarily for its… more»

Sporty Italian Fastback! 1968 Fiat 850 Sport Coupe

This sporty little fastback is a 1968 Fiat 850 Sport Coupe. 1 of 340,000 made from 1965 to 1971, this 1968 Series II sport coupe can be found here on craigslist for $2,500.00.  It’s located in Seattle, Washington.

Seldom Seen Estate! 1977 Lancia Beta HPE

The Beta represents Lancia’s first offering following its 1969 acquisition by Fiat. Beautifully styled, well-engineered, and much-maligned, a Beta can be an absolute blast to drive.  However, ownership is not for the faint of heart. This Lancia Beta HPE… more»

Pair Of Alfa Romeo Spider Projects

This listing for a pair of Alfa Romeo Spiders – one a 1978 and the other a 1983 model – showcases just how quickly one’s project car efforts can be turned upside down with the departure of a trusted… more»

Italian Garage Find: 1972 Maserati Ghibli

Automotive styling is subjective and some manufacturers arguably do a better job than others. The Italian manufacturers, in particular, have a real knack for sensual beauty and engineering balance. Parce it a bit further and we have a Maserati… more»