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Car Catcher: Bench Seat-Equipped Porsche 356

An unusual factory-optioned bench seat makes this Porsche 356A that much more special.

Car Catcher: Carbureted, Steel-Bodied Ferrari 308

What makes this 1976 Ferrari 308 GTB so special? Well, the title of this item might have given it away: This car was built during the transition period between the early fiberglass cars and the later steel ones.

Car Catcher: When a Standard Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagato Isn’t Quite Rare Enough

What’s rarer than one of the few dozen Aston Martin V8 Vantage Zagatos built late in the ’80s? How about the only factory-built continuation car from that series?

Car Catcher: A Rare, Unrestored Lamborghini Miura S

This 1969 Lamborghini Mirura S represents something unique: a complete, running, driving car that hasn’t been restored

Car Catcher: Red Over Tan Ferrari 250 GTE

Back in 1982, this 1962 Ferrari 250 GTE 2+2 Series II sold for $9500.

Car Catcher: A 2011 Aston Martin V12 Vantage That’s Billed as the Last Car Featuring a V12 Engine, Manual Transmission and Front Engine Placement

This 2011 Aston Martin V12 Vantage Carbon Black Edition can be called a throwback machine: no paddle shifters, no turbo and 12 glorious cylinders.

Car Catcher: Relive the '80s With This Group 44 Jaguar GTP Racer

This 1984 Jaguar XJR-5 is a rare example: one of 10 cars built by the famed Group 44 team for competition.

Car Catcher: Lola T70 Can-Am Racer Once Driven by Andretti, Unser and Parnelli Jones

This historically important 1967 Lola T70 Mk. III Spyder has been faithfully cared for and properly prepared for vintage racing.

Car Catcher: A Cool, Collected Lamborghini 400 GT 2+2

What makes this 1967 Lamborghini 400 GT 2+2 cooler than usual? “Very discretely configured air conditioning."

Car Catcher: Euro-Market, 964-Chassis Porsche Carrera RS

Track-ready variants of the Porsche 911 have been with us for decades, but this one was never officially sent stateside: Meet the 964-chassis Carrera RS.

Car Catcher: Fuel Injected, Split Window Corvette

This 1963 Corvette is not just a split-window, but one sporting the original injected engine and four-speed box as well as a known history.

Car Catcher: Lotus Super 7 in Iconic BRG Tipped With Yellow

Hard to get more elemental than a Lotus Super 7. And hard to get more traditional than one wearing British Racing Green capped with a yellow nose.

Car Catcher: A Bentley Continental GTC Speed That Checks All the Boxes

A Bentley name on the nose and available for 50 cents on the dollar? Perhaps it is possible to have it all.

Car Catcher: The Hagemann-Jaguar Special, a NorCal Racing Legend

This is a 1955 Hagemann-Jaguar Special, a one-off racer commissioned by Babe Sulprizio. Jack Hagemann formed the body, while Jaguar provided power.

Car Catcher: A Quintessential Sports Racer, the Lotus 23B

Making its debut at the Nürburgring in 1962, and despite the horsepower deficit, the Lotus 23 outpaced Dan Gunrey's Porsche 718 with Jim Clark behind the wheel.

Car Catcher: Is the Mercedes-Benz McLaren SLR a Modern Gullwing?

Gullwing doors, all the performance and the famed three-pointed star. Can we call this 2005 Mercedes-Benz McLaren SLR a modern take on the famed 300SL Gullwing?

Car Catcher: Single-Family, 11,000-Mile Ferrari Dino

This 1973 Ferrari 246 GTS has been with the same family since it was purchased from Le Mans Motors Inc. on September 14, 1973.

Car Catcher: 2000 Bentley Continental R Mulliner Former Auto Show Car

How rare is rare? This 2000 Bentley Continental R Mulliner offered by Fantasy Junction for $89,500 represents one of just seven left-hand-drive examples built for that model year.

Car Catcher: 1968 Ford Shelby GT500 Convertible in Lime Green

How about a summer cruiser that offers it all: droptop, four-speed box, plenty of power and the famed Shelby label? This 1968 Ford Shelby GT500 convertible is the total package.

Car Catcher: One of 98 Mercedes-Benz 300SC Sunroof Coupes

Mercedes-Benz only built 98 copies of the 300SC coupes during its 1955-’58 model run, with fewer than a dozen said to have received a sunroof.

Car Catcher: The Ultimate Q-Ship, the Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3

These days, you’d be hard pressed to pick up a brand-new Mercedes-Benz for $48,500. How about buying an iconic 1969 Mercedes-Benz 300 SEL 6.3 for that same figure?

Car Catcher: Early Steel-Body Ferrari 308

While the first hundred or so examples feature fiberglass bodies, the bulk of Ferrari 308's delivered received steel coachwork.

Car Catcher: Low-Mileage, White Over Red Porsche Speedster

This 1989 Porsche Speedster from Fantasy Junction may be reported to have only 18,700 miles on the odometer, but it also comes equipped with various factory options.

Car Catcher: A Recreation of the Iconic Low Drag E-Type

Only one 1962 Low Drag Coupe E-Type is known to exist, but you can experience one for yourself with this recreation available from Fantasy Junction.

Car Catcher: Numbers-Matching Ferrari 365 GTC

This low-mileage, numbers matching 1968 Ferrari 365 GTC from Fantasy Junction is a prime example of a classic Italian grand touring car.

Car Catcher: Is a Convertible the E-Type at Its Best?

Enjoy everything the iconic two-seater has to offer with this 1965 Series 1 Jaguar E-type Roadster from Fantasy Junction.

Car Catcher: Electrohydraulic Transmission-Equipped Ferrari 575M

This particular 2003 Ferrari 575M Maranello, offered by Fantasy Junction, offers a 508 horsepower, 5.7-liter V12 with some optional equipment.

Car Catcher: A Well-Documented, Left-Hand-Drive Aston Martin DB6

Is "Volante" the coolest way to say convertible? This 1967 Aston Martin DB6 offered by Fantasy Junction makes a good case for it.

Car Catcher: Over $120,000 Has Been Invested in This Alfa Romeo Spider

An Outlaw doesn't always have to be a Porsche. This 1969 Alfa Romeo Duetto Spider Veloce proves that any classic can receive the Outlaw touch.

Car Catcher: Low-Mileage, Final-Production-Year Ferrari 328 GTS

This 1989 Ferrari 328 GTS from Fantasy Junction has reportedly covered only 10,000 miles in its 31 years. That calculates to a little over 322 miles per year.

Car Catcher: A Daytona 24 Podium-Finishing Lola T212

This 1971 Lola T212 is said to have a second-place finish at the 1972 24 Hours of Daytona as part of its well-documented history.

Car Catcher: A Fiat Abarth Monomille GT with a Bialbero Head

This 1963 Fiat Abarth Monomille GT from Fantasy Junction has been modified by pairing a 750 cc "Bialbero" twin-cam head to its 982 cc engine.

Car Catcher: A Sunbeam Tiger Known as the "Monster"

This 1966 Sunbeam Tiger, better known as the "Monster," was previously owned by Alan Fraser and has extensive racing history.

Car Catcher: Numbers-Matching Series I Ferrari 330 GT

This 1964 Ferrari 330 GT from Fantasy Junction is said to be numbers-matching and to have spent time in Switzerland, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), Australia, and, most recently, Canada.

Car Catcher: A Ready-To-Drive Aston Martin DBR2 Replica

This 1958 Aston Martin DBR2 Recreation, available from Fantasy Junction, may be the next best thing to owning a real DBR2.

Car Catcher: Numbers-Matching Ferrari Dino With Rare Beach-Seat Inserts

This 1968 Ferrari Dino 206 GT available from Fantasy Junction features the rare "Beach Seat" seat inserts, and is even said to be a numbers-matching example.

Car Catcher: Numbers-Matching, Black Over Red Ferrari 365 GT

This black over red 1969 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2, available from Fantasy Junction, is said to be a numbers-matching example.

Car Catcher: A Jaguar XK 150 Converted From a Fixed Head Coupe to Drophead Coupe

this 1959 Jaguar XK 150 available from Fantasy Junction may look like a fairly normal Drophead Coupe, but this particular Jaguar began life as a Fixed Head Coupe.

Car Catcher: A Rare, Numbers-Matching Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta

This 1958 250 GT LWB Berlinetta—nicknamed the "Tour de France" for its repeat success at the event—is said to be one of some 90 ever made.

Car Catcher: A Porsche 356A Super Speedster Restored by a Porsche Factory-Trained Specialist

This 1957 Porsche 356A Super Speedster available from Fantasy Junction is said to have been restored by Porsche factory-trained specialist Wolfgang Reif.

Car Catcher: An Azzurro Over Arancia Early L-Series Ferrari Dino

This 1969 Ferrari 246 GT from Fantasy Junction is not only an early "L-Series" car, but is also reported to have only 8007 kilometers on the odometer.

Car Catcher: A Manual-Equipped, E46-Chassis BMW M3

This 2005 E46-chassis BMW M3 from Fantasy Junction is said to have been well cared for during its 66,427-mile lifetime.

Car Catcher: A Numbers-Matching, First Year of Production 300SL Roadster

Reported to be a numbers-matching example, this 1957 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Roadster from Fantasy Junction is also accompanied by a copy of its original build sheet.

Car Catcher: The First Lotus Type 47 Delivered to North America

This 1966 Lotus Type 47 from Fantasy Junction is one of few examples built. It's said to carry the distinction of being the first 47 brought to North America.

Car Catcher: A Vantage-Spec Aston Martin V8 Volante

This 1986 Aston Martin V8 Volante is said to have only 49,000 miles on the odometer and is reported to have been upgraded to "Vantage specifications" by a previous owner.

Car Catcher: A Recreation of a One-of-Nine Maserati 450S

This 1958 Maserati 450S Reacrationfor sale from Fantasy Junction is reported to have been assembled using actual Maserati components and period processes.

Car Catcher: A Well-Optioned, Early Series II BMW 507

This 1959 BMW 507 is billed as an earlier Series II example optioned with a removable hardtop, disc brakes and Rudge wheels.

Car Catcher: A Numbers-Matching, European-Spec Porsche 911 2.7 Carrera

This European-spec Porsche 911 2.7 Carrera is said to be numbers-matching and comes with a copy of the Porsche Certificate of Authenticity.

Car Catcher: A Numbers-Matching, Periscopa-Equipped Lamborghini Countach

This early Countach is especially rare—one of only 158 examples equipped with the Periscopa rearview mirror system.

Car Catcher: A Competition-Spec 1965 AC Cobra 289

This AC Cobra is one of 25 built to meet FIA specifications.

An Impact-Bumper, Euro-Spec Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7

Unlike the examples sold in North America, this European-spec 2.7 Carrera retains its full +200 horsepower.

Car Catcher: A Largely Original, White-Over-Tan Ferrari 512 BBi

Said to be largely original, this Ferrari 512 BBi is one of only 1007 built.

Car Catcher: A Well-Cared-for 1956 Corvette With a Unique History

Some classics are just inherently cool cars. Others stand about because of their histories. Both apply to this '56 Corvette.

Car Catcher: A One-of-Two Lancia Aurelia Vignale Coupe

This Lancia Aurelia is particularly rare: It's one of five whose bodies were constructed by Vignale, and one of two configured as coupes.

Car Catcher: A Lynx-Built Jaguar XKSS Recreation

Built by Lynx Engineering, this XKSS Recreation is said to present “virtually no evidence of use.”

Car Catcher: A Monza-Winning Ferrari 500 Mondial

This Ferrari 500 Mondial is documented as having won at Monza in 1954.

Car Catcher: A Porsche 924 Turbo Configured to Mimic a Carrera GT

The experience of a Porsche 924 Carrera GT without the Carrera GT price tag.

Car Catcher: A Recently Sorted Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale

This Giulietta Sprint Speciale is a 1300cc-powered example that was sorted in December of 2020.

Car Catcher: An Aston Martin DB5 With Air Conditioning, Power Steering and an Upgraded 4.2-Liter Engine

Does air conditioning and power steering make this DB5 the ultimate vintage grand tourer?

Car Catcher: A Numbers-Matching Maserati Ghibli

A numbers-matching example with a number of factory documentation.

Car Catcher: A Factory-Backed Elva Mk IV With Notable Racing History

A factory-backed Elva with a podium finish at Sebring.

Car Catcher: A Pebble Beach-Winning Lagonda V12 Rapide Drophead

Said to be one of only 17 Lagonda V12's with a Rapide designation.

Looking for the Perfect Early 911? This Might Be It

This Bahama Yellow '67 911S has some desirable features like a numbers-matching engine and transaxle, as well as a certificate of authenticity from Porsche

Car Catcher: One of the Earliest Surviving Bentley 3 Litres

An example of the very first production Bentley, with coachwork by Vanden Plas.

Car Catcher: A 1964 Corvette Race Car With Over 30 Years of Documented History

A Coupe B Production race car that has run at events including the Wine Country Classic and the Daytona 24 Hour Classic.

Car Catcher: A Lamborghini 400 GT Sporting a Few Modern Upgrades

This 400 GT is hiding a few modern creature comforts.

Car Catcher: The Bentley Continental R Mulliner Displayed at the Frankfurt Motor Show

This is very car shown by Bentley at the 1999 Frankfurt Motor Show and at Pebble Beach.

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