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1953 Fiat 8V ZAGATO

Chassis no. 106*000059*
Engine no. 16127556
Coachbuilder Zagato
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1953
Manufacturing
1953
Record: Original Colour
16th September 1953
1st engine no. 000110
16th September 1953
1st and current chassis no. 106*000059*
1954
1st and current interior
Seats: Red
1954
1st and current body
Coachbuilder: Zagato
Type: Fastback coupe
Colour: Metallic Grey
11th July 1954
Event: VIII Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti
Locality: Cortina d'Ampezzo (IT)
Race number: #84
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 19th OA
25th July 1954
Event: L'Aosta - Gran San Bernardo
Locality: Aosta (IT)
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 4th CL
From 28th July 1954
to 1st August 1956
Owner: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Purchase price: Lire 2.505.000
Famous owner: Italian racing driver
Note: Club Scuderia Sant'Ambroeus. 1956, 17 January: original engine number #000110 replaced by the new engine number "#16127556 d'ufficio"
From 28th July 1954
to 8th August 1956
Plate: UD-28156
Country: IT
From 1st August 1954
to 2nd August 1954
Event: VI Giro automobilistico delle Calabrie
Locality: Reggio Calabria (IT)
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 4th CL
5th September 1954
Event: VI Coppa Intereuropa
Locality: Monza (IT)
Race number: #34
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
17th October 1954
Event: Treponti - Castelnuovo
Locality: Treponti (IT)
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 2nd CL
31st October 1954
Event: 6 ore di Castelfusano
Locality: Roma (IT)
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 3rd CL
November 1954
Press review: Unknown author, "Unknown", L'Auto Italiana , 11-1954, pp. 41
27th March 1955
Event: Corsa in salita sulle Torricelle
Locality: Verona (IT)
Race number: #150
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 2nd CL
From 30th April 1955
to 1st May 1955
Event: XXII Mille Miglia - Coppa Franco Mazzotti
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #456
Category / Group: Gran Turismo
Class: Oltre 1.300 cm3
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Co-Driver: Sergio Bagatin (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
Time: Start: 4.56'00"- Brescia-Roma: ritirati
1st May 1955
Event: II Gran Premio Nuvolari della Mille Miglia
Locality: Cremona-Mantova-Brescia (IT)
Race number: #456
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Co-Driver: Sergio Bagatin (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
2nd June 1955
Event: Coppa delle 6 Ore
Locality: Orbassano (IT)
Race number: #34
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
12th June 1955
Event: XV Parma - Poggio di Berceto
Locality: Parma (IT)
Race number: #118
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 8th CL
10th July 1955
Event: IX Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti
Locality: Cortina d'Ampezzo (IT)
Race number: #110
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
From 25th August 1955
to 28th August 1955
Event: Stella Alpina
Locality: Trento (IT)
Race number: #186
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
10th September 1955
Press review: Lurani Giovannino, "La ''stella Alpina'' A Gendebien-mercedes", L'Auto Italiana , 09-1955, pp. 37
1956
2nd and current engine no. 16127556
Manufacturer: FIAT S.P.A
25th March 1956
Event: Corsa sulle Torricelle
Locality: Verona (IT)
Race number: #280
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Results / Prizes: 26th OA / 6th CL
10th April 1956
Press review: Unknown author, "Sul Nastro Delle ''torricelle'', Ben 177 Vetture Nonostante La Pioggia", L'Auto Italiana , 04-1956, pp. 41
From 28th April 1956
to 29th April 1956
Event: XXIII Mille Miglia - Coppa Franco Mazzotti
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #316
Category / Group: Serie speciale da Turismo e Gran Turismo
Class: Oltre 1.600 cm3 sino a 2.000 cm3
Team: SCUDERIA SANT AMBROEUS (IT)
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Co-Driver: Sergio Bagatin (IT)
Results / Prizes: 37th OA / 8th CL
Time: Start: 3.16'00"- Brescia-Roma: 6.5718"- Brescia-Roma-Brescia: 14.0T33"
29th April 1956
Event: III Gran Premio Nuvolari della Mille Miglia
Locality: Cremona-Mantova-Brescia (IT)
Race number: #316
Driver: Aurelio Pellegrini (IT)
Co-Driver: Sergio Bagatin (IT)
From 2nd August 1956
to 5th October 1959
Owner: Renzo Rossi (IT)
Purchase price: Lire 800.000
From 9th August 1956
to 7th October 1959
Plate: AN-25298
Country: IT
From 6th October 1959
to December 1959
Owner: Davide Spinelli (IT)
Purchase price: Lire 300.000
Note: Spinelli broke the car while in Sweden in late 1959. It remained there for almost thirty years
From 8th October 1959
to 25th June 1988
Plate: FO-49470
Country: IT
From 1960
to 1979
Owner: Unknown
From 1978
to 1979
Owner: Hans Edblom (SE)
From 1979
to 1987
Owner: Kent Olsson (SE)
Note: In his ownership, 000059 was 'modified' for racing doing no good to the originality of the car
1986
Generic fact: Other photos
From 1987
to February 1990
Owner: Bernard Rubin (US)
1988
Generic fact: Other photos
25th June 1988
Plate: Y65750
Country: Unknown nationality
From February 1990
to March 1991
Owner: BLACKHAWK COLLECTION (US)
Note: Broker Old Philadelphia Motor Co.
25th May 1990
Event: The Sportscar Geneva Auction
Locality: Ginevra (CH)
Note: Lot n.84. Estimate min sFr. 600'000 - Estimate max sFr. 800'000
1990
Bibliography: Unknown author, The Sportscar Auction Geneva Maggio 1990 , Unknown publisher, n.p. 1990
October 1990
Bibliography: Orsini Luigi, Mille Miglia Una Corsa Italiana , Abiemme, n.p. 1990
From March 1991
to currently
Owner: Private collection
July 1994
Bibliography: De Boer John, The Italian Car Registry - John Fulton De Boer , Unknown publisher, n.p. 1994
2001
Event: Unknown
2002
Generic fact: Other photos
24th April 2003
Plate: RQE748
Country: AU
24th May 2003
Identification document: FIA Historic Vehicle Identity form
26th April 2004
Event: Amici americani della Mille Miglia - California Mille
Locality: Unknown city (US)
Race number: #14
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Diane Reidie (AU)
September 2004
Event: Melbourne Mille - Amici (AUS)ni della Mille Miglia
Locality: Unknown city (AU)
Race number: #06
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Diane Reidie (AU)
February 2005
Bibliography: Adriaensens Tony, Ottovu Fiat 106 Sport no. 214, Corsa Research Photo Archive - Corsa Research Bvba, n.p. 2005
April 2005
Event: Amici americani della Mille Miglia - California Mille
Locality: Unknown city (US)
Race number: #645
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Diane Reidie (AU)
2007
Event: New Zealand Mille
Locality: Unknown city (NZ)
Race number: #3
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Diane Reidie (AU)
2009
Generic fact: Other photos
22nd December 2009
Identification document: FIA Historical Technical Passport
28th December 2009
Identification document: FIVA Identity Card no.: 29078 - Categorized: A1 - ASN that issued the certificate: AVCCA - Owner's country: Australia
2010
Plate: ZV800
Country: AU
From 6th May 2010
to 9th May 2010
Event: Mille Miglia
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #240
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Diane Reidie (AU)
Results / Prizes: 258th OA
From 12th May 2011
to 15th May 2011
Event: Mille Miglia
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #227
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Leigh Colbert (AU)
Results / Prizes: 124th OA
May 2012
Plate: 02953H
Country: AU
From 17th May 2012
to 20th May 2012
From 16th May 2013
to 19th May 2013
Event: Mille Miglia
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #290
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Leigh Colbert (AU)
Results / Prizes: 86th OA
July 2016
Press review: Bartold Lyn, "Federation Square Display, May 29", Fiat Month , no. 7, 07-2016, pp. 22
From 5th May 2017
to 7th January 2018
Event: 90 anni, 1000 Miglia
Locality: Brescia (IT)
From 15th September 2017
to 17th September 2017
Event: Gran Premio Nuvolari
Locality: Mantova (IT)
Race number: #148
Driver: David Reidie (AU)
Co-Driver: Paolo Di Taranto (IT)
Results / Prizes: CL
From 8th September 2018
to 9th September 2018
Event: Stefano Ricci Heritage Trophy
Locality: Firenze (IT)
November 2018
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Mille Miglia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume I , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2018
December 2018
Bibliography: Dolcini Carlo, Orizzonte Perduto Mille Miglia 1947-1956 , Ela, n.p. 2018
December 2019
Press review: Derosa Gaetano, "Artigianato D'alta Classe", Ruoteclassiche , no. 372, 12-2019, pp. 44
November 2020
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Mille Miglia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume Ii , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2020
June 2023
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Mille Miglia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume Iii , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2023
2025
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Coppa D'oro Delle Dolomiti's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume I , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2025
2025
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Coppa Intereuropa's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume I , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2025