Muhammad Ali’s Alfa Romeo Roadster will be sold at auction

Muhammad Ali’s Alfa Romeo Roadster will be sold at auction

April 23, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Spider Veloce Series II of 1976, formerly owned by a boxer, was put on eBay.

The eBay online auction put up for sale the 1976 Alfa Romeo Spider Veloce Series II roadster, which previously belonged to the most famous boxer in world history, Muhammad Ali. Vehicle mileage is about 130 thousand kilometers. The current rate is 13,466 dollars.

The description of the lot says that Alfa Romeo Spider is in good condition. The car has recently been re-painted, it still has the original cast wheels and soft roof. The interior of the roadster is trimmed with black leather. The cabin is still installed native wheel and radio.

The documents on the car listed two owners: Muhammad Ali himself and his friend Tim Shanahan, who has been keeping the roadster for the last 40 years. The car is equipped with a two-liter engine with 133 horsepower. The unit is combined with a five-speed manual gearbox and a differential in the rear axle. The brakes on all wheels – disc.

The Alfa Romeo Spider Veloce Series II differed from the Series I in a body with a Kamma tail, another grille, new door handles and improved interior trim. In 1974, a rare modification of the Spider-Targa with a solid rear window in the style of Porsche and panels of the roof of reinforced fiberglass.