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Wanted 70’s Alfa Romeo GTV 2000

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  2. Vegas CS

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    The Petrolicious car! This sold on BaT a bit over a year ago. I loved that car and it’s why I’ve made mine look like it. Interestingly, the noise of the Weber’s is better than that of the Alfaholics full header/SS exhaust.
     
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    It’s up on BaT again for sale
     
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    #56 ShineKen, Feb 17, 2021
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    I feel like the Petrolicious car has been in and out of BAT a few times. Something must be up. It's nice for a restomod, but I'm looking for a stock look. I've already got too many cars that look racy, I just want a nice classy vintage looking one with the polished bumpers, original interior and steering wheel. Engine mods are fine.

    I prefer the stock wheels over the Alfaholics wheels too.
     
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    How about you buy the Petrolicious car and I buy your car :D?
     
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    lol, if time where on our side, I would contemplate it but I leave for work abroad in a week.

    Also, my girl has a couple leaks that need attention and a pair of freshly refurbished Italian Weber 40DCOE carbs properly jetted on the way from Germany. She’s not even properly registered yet due to DMV/covid nonsense. I keep a copy of the bill of sale, my appt slip, and ins card in the car in case I get pulled over. lol

    There are some nice cars out there. DV Mechanics in So Cal might be able to steer you towards a clean car.
     
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    We've got a '72 that can be made available. It's been part of my father's collection since the late '80s, the rest of the cars in the photos have been sold or auctioned since my father's passing early last year. The GTV is completely rust free and mechanically sound. A few small dents and scratches only and needs a bit of cleaning. Fun fact, the car was allegedly originally owned by Gregory Peck. I remember seeing documentation containing his signature when my father bought the car but can't seem to find it now.

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    A rust free Ohio car is rare.
     
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    Not a native Ohio car and not a daily driver, used in summer months only. A respected collection.
     
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    Originally California car. If memory serves it was in Georgia prior to my father's purchase
     
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    $35k for that ‘71was well bought. Love the flying buttress seats!

    Ken, please post your findings. I’ll be interested to see what you end up with.
     
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    I think it was fair for both sides, you can easily drive it as is and enjoy, but if you really wanted a nice car, it needs to be stripped back down and respray. I did not want to go through removing all the trim to do that. Plus, its staying fairly local and I'll be seeing it from time to time.
     
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    I’m in current contact with Bob.
     
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    Best of luck to you both!
     
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