Ferrari dealer sells Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR racing car

Ferrari dealer sells Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR racing car

January 10, 2021 0 By autotimesnews

The Ferrari dealership has placed an ad for the sale of the Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR racing car. The car is listed for $ 180,000. The car has never raced but is still ready for it.

There is an old adage in racing that it takes a small fortune to build a racing car, and unfortunately this is still true. Thus, a Ferrari dealership in Houston, USA, recently put up a 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCR racing car for sale at a price of $ 180,000.

For the uninitiated, the TCR series is a production hot hatchback ready to race. Such races are always very interesting, in particular because the cars are very similar in characteristics to each other.

The car for sale at Ferrari of The Woodlands was originally prepared by the Risi Competizione racing team.

With a range of only 80.47 km, this car has never raced, but is eligible to participate in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Series, SRO TC America, SCCA, NASA and the Canadian Touring Car Championship.

Under the hood is a 1742cc, 4-cylinder turbocharged engine. cm and a capacity of 350 horsepower. Shifting is done using a six-speed SADEV sequential gearbox that can change gears in no time – yes, that’s the same company that makes the gearbox used in the Hoonicorn. Although some racing series do not allow this, the Giulietta TCR is also equipped with an ABS braking system.

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