A selection of links to Coachbuilding related websites & articles
www.coachbuilt.com : Encyclopedia of American Coachbuilders & Coachbuilding
www.barchetta.cc : Ferrari & Maserati Registry
www.bugattipage.com : The Bugatti resource by Jaap Horst
www.BugattiRevue.com : The on-line Bugatti focussed magazine
www.BugattiBuilder.com : Bugatti enthousiasts site and forum
www.conceptcarz.com : Concept cars, modern and classic cars.
www.FerrariChat.com : The online Ferrari community
www.pietro-frua.de : Online Frua Registry (German)
www.primotipo.com : Motor racing memories
www.sportscardigest.com : The Sports, Racing and Vintage Car Journal.
www.supercars.net : Specifications, galleries and forums about classic and modern cars.
www.swisscarregister.ch : Registry for Swiss cars and coachbuilders.
www.ultimatecarpage.com : Concept cars, modern and classic cars and racing.
VeloceToday.com : Magazine for Italian & French Classic Car Enthusiasts
CURRENTLY ACTIVE COACHBUILDERS:
ARES Design: https://aresdesign.com
Gordon Murray Design: www.gordonmurraydesign.com
Italdesign / Giugiaro: www.italdesign.it
Touring Superleggera: www.touringsuperleggera.eu
Vandenbrink Design: www.vandenbrinkdesign.com
Chris Bangle: www.chrisbangleassociates.com
Devon Motorworks: www.devonmotorworks.com
FACEBOOK PAGES / GROUPS
ARES Design: www.facebook.com/ARESDesignModena
Bertone Design: www.facebook.com/bertonedesign
Bugatti type 57 (S), type 59, type 64 et type 101: www.facebook.com/groups/150515362084163
Carrozzeria Ghia Torino: www.facebook.com/CarrozzeriaGhiaTorino
Classic Alfa: www.facebook.com/Classic-Alfa-149861525089666
Coachbuild News: www.facebook.com/coachbuildnews
Coachbuild Marketplace: www.facebook.com/coachbuildmarketplace
Franco Scaglione: Automobiles, Legacy and Inspiration www.facebook.com/groups/FrancoScaglioneDesigner
Hispano-Suiza Society: www.facebook.com/hispanosuizasociety
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus: www.facebook.com/ScuderiaCameronGlickenhausP45Competizione
Spada Concept: www.facebook.com/SPADACONCEPT/
Touring Superleggera: www.facebook.com/TouringSuperleggera
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