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1935 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Pescara Spider

Chassis no. 6C 700635
Engine no. 6C 700635
Coachbuilder Carrozzeria Touring


Giovanni Battista Guidotti (Bellagio, January 30, 1902 - Milan, July 2, 1994) was an Italian racing driver and manager. He started working for Alfa Romeo in 1926 as a mechanic and chief test driver. He finished fourth in the Mille Miglia in 1928 together with Attilio Marinoni in an Alfa Romeo 6C 1500 Sport. Together with Tazio Nuvolari he won the 1930 Mille Miglia; in the same year he finished third in the Tour of Sicily. In 1932 he finished second in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in an Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM. After the Second World War, he became manager of the racing team and took part in some races including the 1947 Belgian Grand Prix, where he finished third in an Alfa Romeo 158. Occasionally he replaced first riders such as Luigi Fagioli at the 1950 British Grand Prix. and Consalvo Sanesi at the 1951 Swiss Grand Prix. He retired in 1963.

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