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JAGUAR 1954 XK120 CONVERTIBLE, full frame off restoration, the body was remounted to frame and shimmed for proper door alignment so the presentation is better than factory when new, this came from the Atlanta owner since 1975,  car was received in original unrestored condition, disassembled entire car-full body off frame construction by an aircraft Delta certified mechanic and pilot instructor, impeccable credentials, a special built a jig to replicate body mounts on frame. mounted body on jig and sent it out to be soda blasted, sand blasted frame-checked for alignment and refinished, after blasting , structural body repairs were completed to factory standards, then body was then sent to the paint shop and finished in the factory correct Carmen Red, just an amazing base coast/clear coat paint that is better than new, Concours quality all frame subassemblies were disassembled, blasted and refinished, then rebuilt using new bushings and correct parts as well as new suspension springs front and rear, The original 3.4 liter dual overheard cam 6 cylinder engine had a fresh rebuild by a Jaguar mechanic just before this final work was one,  I performed a compression check, opened the bottom end for a visual inspection and reassembled with new seals and gaskets, the entire fuel system was rebuilt to factory standards, with 180 horsepower at 5300 rpm and the strong torque of 203 ft/lbs, this engine is strong and just runs like a watch, this is assembled in the car that is automotive art, Restoration Photos, Jaguar Heritage Trust, NOW REDUCED TO SELL $129,950 !!!

1979 TOYOTA FJ 40 LAND CRUISER restored to the highest credentials that one could desire, simply the standards are better than factory new, the gorgeous Freedom Red exterior painted on the original and solid body panels has amazing luster, the contrast to the hand made biscuit full soft top with the side roll up glass makes a striking appearance, the original rebuilt 2F 6 cylinder 4230cc engine has massive torque with a 3.70” bore and a long 4.00 stroke, stoke carburetor and air cleaner system, all highly factory detailed, power steering and power brakes, the added Vintage Air Conditioning system is the only add on, $54,950

TRIUMPH 1958 TR3A, prepared to top mechanical standards, this is very rare with great history being a late 1957 production for a 1958 USA registration, an early TR3A produced for the world market!  In just remarkable condition mechanical condition as it is restored to top British Car Day Show condition, a very nice Driven show cosmetic presentation and very, very top mechanicals just completed, repainted in the original Signal Red, restored new black buckets with white piping trim, working dash gauges, ‘Smith’s’ heater, acquired from previous owner in her family’s possession since 1968, this TR3A looks just like the factory promotional brochures, this very strong 2.0 litre 4 cylinder engine is rebuilt with less than 400 miles, very excellent compression with a very strong 156 to 160 lb reading just taken, equipped with the proper dual SU H6 carburetors and factory air cleaner, then after sitting for an number of years that Fraser Dante acquired from the second owner, this is now just fully set up with final British senior tech tune, strong clutch assembly, hard to find shop and factory manuals, also many factory original ads show this presentation as made to the public in 1958, excellent wiring, the 4 speed transmission works great with the optional working overdrive, excellent braking system just checked with first year front discs and all hardware, stock steel wheels with Triumph hubcaps, newer blackwall 165/R15 radial tires, effortless good suspension, see the proper restored ‘banjo’ factory steering with spokes to complete the factory appearance, all the chrome is excellent throughout, front bumper guards, just outstanding underchassis and frame that are set up and detailed for driven show, the mechanicals and cosmetics are fresh, the body and paint are really a top #2 two that shows this was slightly driven with careful few touch ups in the maintaining, final work just completed, here is an extremely rare investment 1958 TR3A verified by the 'numbers' and the promotional material for this very rare car, a full Fraser Dante check of the car, fully ready, $38,950

MERCEDES 1987 560SL ROADSTER, that is the famous classic 107 design that completely stock for top driven show and future appreciation, this is presented in a really striking appearance with the very desirable pretty Dark Navy Blue (904) with great paint luster that appeals to a worldwide audience, fitted with a great Navy Blue leather interior (272) in just great condition, a Clean CarFax just pulled with no issues, no rust nor any signs of wrecks, a very clean and so presented 107 car, this was called the “middle-aged hot rod” by Road & Track magazine when first introduced to the world for its serious upscale roadster design, just a great presentation today with all recent professional detailing completed at Fraser Dante, this has been in the Atlanta area for many years as a family collector car with only 70,796 miles, the 560 SL is powered by a reliable 5.6L V8 engine under its long hood, with the single-overhead-cam, this fuel-injected engine produced 227 horsepower at 5,200 rpm and has very strong torque at 287 foot-pounds of torque at 3,500 rpm, the largest V8 in SL history, now set up with fresh oil and filter, it is paired with a 4-speed automatic transmission, this car has features that have a matching hardtop with a hardtop stand, a nice navy blue cloth soft top, factory stock 15-inch Mercedes wheels, good Michelin 205/65/R15 radial tires that have been on for a while, original and well-kept leather upholstery, really nice proper wood interior trim, this had a new dash cover recently put on to protect the top of the dash from sun, all the gauges look very nice and work, a nice clean carpet, this has the original body data tag, the Owner's Manual, at a reduced $19,950

MERCEDES BENZ 1988 560SL, that is the famous 107 design that is presented in a really striking appearance with the very gorgeous Mercedes Benz Signal Red color, this is a bare metal repaint of the full exterior, has the matching red hardtop with full biscuit headliner, also has a newly installed great appearing gorgeous biscuit GAHH leather bucket seated interior, new black softtop, excellent driving and long engine life with the strong and smooth 338.5cid V8 that has 227 horsepower and 275 lbs of great torque, very good and even compression just pulled with very good readings checked at 138 to 145 psi in a dry cold reading, the systems work well, has a long history with records shows that this is from a serious collector who was a senior college administrator and had to move about the country, then ended up in the Atlanta area where he is recently retired so now this is available for sale, clean Car Fax, with all systems working including the air conditioning, items like the lower front air dam with the red above the black spoiler are really nice, this 1988 SL560 just had another $600 spent in maintenance in order to prepare for the next owner, uprated brake pads, there are a lot of LINKS further in this report to document the condition of this 560SL that works great and really shows well and has great history, always parts available, $13,950

1964 VOLKSWAGEN KARMANN GHIA, Show car just completed Fall 2018, this is really a spectacular hand worked body with just perfect lines of a top metal artist, the metal is stretched to fit the terrific 17” Porsche Fuch wheels, this body is finished in gorgeous and very tasteful Dupont Chroma Chestnut Brown over Indian Red, this is taking the very famous Karmann Ghia design and bringing it to a true show even higher level, this features a complete rebuilt 1500cc single port engine going from the lower end, heads and cam, new clutch system with throwout bearing and full new cables, has a new lower geared 3.88:1 swing axel rear end, just a wonderful bucket seated interior that is created for this car, full lowered suspension and full brakes are specially done, one must see the attached 3 exacting sheets of specs that show the very exacting build that went into this gorgeous car, less than 400 testing mileage to check the complete running condition, this is taking the famous Karmann Ghia design and going many steps beyond to build a wonderful show car that has full build from suspension and brakes to the body, full new wiring and special designed with Lenny Coop square weave interior, now this rare beauty is offered at way under costing at $32,950

VOLKSWAGEN 1966 BEETLE, that is just an amazing presentation both tops mechanically and cosmetically, here is a very cute classic VW with a fastidious build yielding a wonderful presentation in red with cream insert with just gorgeous paint and body, set for showing and fun, less than 1500 miles on complete frame-off restoration just completed in 2017 and then with final road checking for Summer 2018, fully rebuilt with the terrific lower pan with all new stainless bolts, the whole car is highly detailed throughout, very strong 1600cc engine and fuel intake system way better than stock, highly detailed engine compartment, the smooth 4-speed transmission has the new upgraded shift linkage with lockout with great driving, all chrome and stainless throughout the car is redone to show standards, factory sliding roof panel, new EMPI roof and wood engine rack, period surfboard with tie downs, new stainless steel running boards, upgraded performance exhaust, new 15” radial tires with new EMPI wheels and wheel covers, new beige seat covers, door panels and headliner, factory correct carpet, bamboo under dash storage tray, restored steering wheel with clock, upgraded radio with IPOD hookup, center console, great exciting appearance with the beautiful chrome bumpers with amber fog lights, surfboard with tie downs on roof rack, solid terrific underchassis, estimated by the last owner well known to this writer to have over $35,000 spent on restoration, all the glass is perfect with the ‘pop out’ rear windows, an amazing build that make everyone happy, so great to drive, $29,950

JAGUAR 2001 XKR CONVERTIBLE, meticulously maintained, low mileage $27,950

FERRARI 2003 575M MARANELLO, Here is a beautiful low mileage 2003 Ferrari 575M Maranello in Argento Nürburgring that has the beige leather interior on the Daytona seats with black inserts, the famous Ferrari V12 of 5748cc capacity and 508 horsepower that is highly detailed, has the F1 6 speed transmission, amazing stopping with the famous 4 wheel disc anti-lock brakes, now has only 3-owners from Los Angeles to tony Mountainbrook, Alabama, then finally to the Charlie Kemp collection in Mississippi, Charlie is a past Ferrari dealer, a famous accomplished race driver in his famous now million $$$ 1965 Shelby GT350R, a CanAm winner in the powerful famous Porsche 917/10, he won a manufacturer’s championship for GM in a Corvette plus other outstanding achievements, this 2003 Ferrari 575M Maranello is now presented is this truly investment beauty has only 14,100 miles, always been highly maintained so in just perfect working and outstanding driving condition, timing belt and cam tensioner at 12,100 miles with receipts, the bodywork and paintwork are just beautiful with final show detailing just completed, this presentation in the beautiful and very special colour Argento Nürburgring Silver in best combination covered with beige leather 'Daytona' style seats with black inserts and color matching stitching, the black top dash pad contrasts to the beige front dash with impeccable working gauges, "Scuderia Ferrari" Shields, great Modular Wheel 5 spoke Rims 19", expensive new radiator system, now presented herewith in a very rare and elegant combination thusly creating a real gentleman's powerful sports car with a distinctive appearance, the car recently has great show detailing, $94,950

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