Theres been quite a bit of discussion on this car at the Alpine owners website.
It is not in Denver as indicated by the ad. Car is in Ventura Ca about 40 miles
I talked to the owner before Xmas and still may take a drive out to look at it.
Theres a guy on the Alpine board named jaars that owns one and has watched this
move about the country being purchased in Dallas for 22K now up for sale for
It was on ebay for $17K last December. From what I can gather it seems a proper
is between $5-10K. Needs lots of work but once done because of the aluminum body
should be fairly easy to keep together. I think there are 10 or so in the US.
It is a 4 seat Alpine but not as good looking in my opinion.
---- Cullen McCann <email@example.com> wrote:
> Another rootes group car for sale.... interesting.......those taillights look
> like Tiger/ Alpine taillights...something everyone else probably already
> 1965 SUNBEAM VENEZIA SUPERLEGGERA BY TOURING
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> Date: 2009-01-30, 4:07PM
> Rarest of all Rootes Group cars. One of 145 coach made aluminum coupes by
> Touring of Milan. Only 25 known driving examples left worldwide. Mechanical
> restoration by KIP Motors in Dallas. Will consider part trades. Car needs
> cosmetic restoration, minor electrical and exhaust. Located in So Cal. Very
> straight. Alfa, fiat, porsche, lotus, triumph, abarth, maserati, ferrari
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