alfa romeo gt junior

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Same place and colour, different car: Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GT, I guess an early Seventies 1300 or 1600 Junior with modified grille, not so original rims and just a GT badge. But you can’t deface a 105 series Bertone.

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1978 Lotus Esprit S1 // 1973 Alfa Romeo GT Junior by Pieter Ameye
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Some of Giorgetto Giugiaro’s finest work.

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1973 Alfa Romeo GT 1300 Junior by Pieter Ameye
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Credit: S. Herman.

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Alfa Romeo GT 1300 Junior in rare blu francia/french blue. Almost 45 years on the road and no time for serious car maintenance because it is too much fun to drive although it was the entry model to the Alfa Romeo coupé range. The one in rosso amaranto out here in Hamburg – that’s mine and I will never give it away anymore – till TÜV/MOT do us part.

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And you can keep your symbols of success
Then I’ll pursue my own happiness
And you can keep your clocks and routines
Then I’ll go mend all my shattered dreams

Maybe today, yeah
I’ll slip away
Sixto Rodriguez, “I’ll Slip Away” (1970)

Alfa Romeole’s 1970 GT 1300 Junior on today’s jaunt towards autumn. Nature slowly takes its color.