Automotive Masterpieces' Cars

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1934 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 GT Berlina

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzeria Touring
  • Chassis n°: 700401
  • Engine n°: no number

One of the older chassis of the Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 survivors with Carrozzeria Touring bodywork.

MUSEO ALFA ROMEO (IT)

1934 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Coupé Aerodinamico

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzeria Castagna Milano
  • Chassis n°: 700500
  • Engine n°: no number

An elegant and aerodynamic two-door coupe built by Castagna Milano. One-off car.

MUSEO ALFA ROMEO (IT)

1935 Fiat 508 S Berlinetta Mille Miglia

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzerie Speciali Fiat
  • Chassis n°: 508S076019
  • Engine n°: 000609

This berlinetta participated to the 1936 Mille Miglia, classifying 2nd in class and 14th overall in the hands of the racing driver and owner Alberto Comirato with his wife, Lia Dumas, as co-driver. Owned by the Agusta family for over thirty years.

Private collection

1935 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Pescara Spider

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzeria Touring
  • Chassis n°: 6C 700635
  • Engine n°: 6C 700635

Personal car of dictator Benito Mussolini, portrayed in parades. It participated with Ercole Boratto in the 1936 Mille Miglia, finishing 13th overall and 3rd in class.

Private collection

1935 Fiat 508 S Berlinetta Mille Miglia

  • Coachbuilder: Fiat
  • Chassis n°: 508S*082535
  • Engine n°: 00899

An aerodynamic masterpiece of Mario Revelli di Beaumont built to run the Mille Miglia.

Private collection

1935 Fiat 508 S Balilla Sport

  • Coachbuilder: Fiat
  • Chassis n°: 508S083476
  • Engine n°: 108CS000929

Born as a berlinetta Mille Miglia, evolved in a spider Coppa d’Oro. A car with a long-lasting competitive career, beginning with the 1936 and 1937 Mille Miglia.

Private collection

1936 Ashley Ford 1172 Roadster

  • Coachbuilder: Ashley
  • Chassis n°: C57403
  • Engine n°: RC179714

One of a low production series, built in 1960 as a sport convertible, with fiber-glass body on a shoebox Ford 10 basis. Stored for most of its life and recently restored/finished; so, practically brand new.

Private collection

1936 Lancia Astura 3a Serie Cabriolet

  • Coachbuilder: Stabilimenti Farina
  • Chassis n°: 33*3369
  • Engine n°: 1119

A one-off Stabilimenti Farina convertible based on the third series Lancia Astura.

Private collection

1937 Mercedes-Benz 540 K Cabriolet A

  • Coachbuilder: Mercedes-Benz
  • Chassis n°: 169363
  • Engine n°: 503

A masterpiece created by Hermann Ahrens and buit in only 83 units. It was part of the Ecclestone Collection.

Ion Tiriac (RO)

1937 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 B Gran Turismo

  • Coachbuilder: Gläser-Karosserie
  • Chassis n°: 813079
  • Engine n°: 823168

One of only three known Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 bodied by the german "Gläser-Karosserie"

Private collection

1938 Ogna Fiat 750 Giannini

  • Coachbuilder: Domenico Ogna
  • Chassis n°: 035785
  • Engine n°: 500B*205163*

One off. Five times racing the Mille Miglia.

Private collection

1938 Bugatti Type 57 Coach Ventoux

  • Coachbuilder: Bugatti
  • Chassis n°: 57704
  • Engine n°: 503

It was one of the last ten examples of this model to be built. It was used for demonstration drives during the 1938 Paris Motor Show at the Grand Palais.

Ion Tiriac (RO)

1938 Lancia Aprilia Sport Zagato Sanction II (2006)

  • Coachbuilder: Zagato
  • Chassis n°: 2385007
  • Engine n°: -

The first of two Sanction II built to celebrate the 100th of Lancia.

Private collection

1938 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 B Mille Miglia

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzeria Touring
  • Chassis n°: 815035
  • Engine n°: 823956

The latest evolution of the 6C in the 2300 version. One of the few remaining cars of 107 built. Owned for 40 years, from 1950 to 1990 by Luigi (Gigi) Bonfanti.

Private collection

1938 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 B Mille Miglia

  • Coachbuilder: Carrozzeria Touring
  • Chassis n°: 815021
  • Engine n°: 823938

A car from the Museo Alfa Romeo. Built with the superleggera design using ultralight alloys and components with aluminum panels over a cage-like steel frame. One of the few remaining cars of 107 built.

MUSEO ALFA ROMEO (IT)