Lancia Motor Club

General => General Chat => Topic started by: LanciAlan on 11 September, 2009, 03:58:21 PM



Title: City Motors Torino
Post by: LanciAlan on 11 September, 2009, 03:58:21 PM
City Motors in Torino has been on my internet favourites for the best part of 10 years now.

http://www.citymotors.comm.it/eurocars_lista.htm (http://www.citymotors.comm.it/eurocars_lista.htm)

I've never visited it but among the few regrets I have about the 2006 centenary is that I didn't think of looking it up - if only to cheer myself up at having to visit all the various centenary attractions in a tour bus because my Lancia wasn't ready to go.

Both the premises and the website seem to have had a makeover since I last visited on line -  it used to be full of interesting older Italian and european stuff resting in dark corners of that dusty shell of a building, most of it going nowhere fast and the pictures were both candid and intriguing with other interesting stuff lurking in the background.

There used to be more Lancias too, including a couple of early Fulvia Sedans (one of them  RHD) for 200 to 300 - perhaps I could've driven one home from the centenary if I'd thought of it!! Chance they're still there if that Thema SW and the Flavia 819/LX are ...