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1930 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A SS Torpedo

Chassis no. 1651
Engine no. IF 1651
Coachbuilder Carrozzeria Castagna Milano
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From 1930
to 1931
Owner: Sam Rubin (US)
Note: Castagna and D'Annunzio lawyer. As payment of a bill after the crisis of 1929
1930
Owner: Veniero D'annunzio (IT)
Famous owner: Son of Gabriele D'Annunzio
Note: Castagna sale rapresentative for U.S.A.
From 1931
to 8th February 1959
Owner: Mickey Miller (US)
Note: Mr. Sam Rubin's nephew. He was a young magician who inherited the car
From 8th February 1959
to 2000
Owner: George Thunelius (US)
Purchase price: $ 700
Note: Mr. Miller put a notice of sale on the New York Times on Feb. 8, 1959 in the section 5 "Antique and classic cars" for 700 dollars. Mr. Thunelius George from N.Y. saw the announcement and bought it
1994
Press review: Unknown author, "Un Incontro Con Ercole Castagna", Le grandi automobili , 01-1994, pp. 22
2000
Owner: Corrado Lopresto (IT)
Note: Mr.Thunelius tried to do a restoration for so many years, but he not succeeded in its intent and in the 2000 sold the car to Corrado Lopresto in Milan
From 2000
to currently
Owner: Corrado Lopresto (IT)
2002
Generic fact: Other photos
2002
Generic fact: Other photos
2002
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2003
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2003
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2003
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2003
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2003
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2003
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2004
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2004
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2004
2004
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2004
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2004
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2004
Restoration: Photo Interiors
2004
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2005
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2005
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2005
Restoration: Photo Interiors
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2005
Restoration: Photo Interiors
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo body and assembly
2005
Restoration: Photo chassis engine - mechanics
2006
Press review: De Ferrari Giulia Aurelia,seno Alvese-marco, "L'arte Dell'eleganza", Auto Digest , no. 27, 2006, pp. 110
2006
Restoration: Photo body and assembly