Here's another ebay auction for the record booooks:
These are certainly neat / cool novelty items, and yes, useful for a
gander at the factory color swatch, but 75 bucks a piece?
I bought mine at a flea market (Seriously! You know, British fleas and
such.) from a vendor selling them for $1.50 each. Stupid me, I only
On the Bugeye Tire Pump front, the seller involved in the
record-breaking tire aka tyre pump auction a few weeks back, just won a
Sutty for $115.00. I guess he wanted to know what a real one looked
Remember, I'm still collecting Innocenti parts for my mammoth future
Innocenti restoration project. So, should anyone know the whereabouts of
stashes of Innocenti Spider Unobtanium, you know who to call.
I have actually been experiencing some very good luck recently in my
never-ending Innocenti Spider Parts Quest. Perseverance pays-off. With
the help of some European suppliers, I have been able to locate and
acquire a number of detail parts I have been searching for.
The elusive trunk latch remains elusive though. Rumor has it they were
used on the Ferrari GTO, another high-production car. I don't think I
want to fight with a GTO owner over one of those. BUT, I will find one,
or more, someday. Like I said, perseverance pays-off.
PS Somebody on this list better purchase that Bugeye on ebay in Wisconsin!