Rare Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione auctioned

Rare Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione auctioned

January 21, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

Given that the production model in the coupe version is 500 units, 84 of which are allocated for the US market (500 roadsters were also released), it is not surprising that not so much Alfa Romeo 8C Competiziones appears on sale.

Specifically, this copy of the Italian coupe Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione, was released in 2008 and is the 10th copy for the US market. March 8-9, this year it will be sold at auction. It is reported that the car drove 954 km, so it should appeal to those who are looking for rare things in their original form. The coupe received a red leather interior.

Italian sports car is equipped with a 4.7-liter V8, which is paired with a 6-speed semi-automatic gearbox ZF.

The engine develops power of 450 horsepower, and its torque is 470 Nm. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h is only 4.2 seconds, and the maximum speed is 291 km / h. On the prices of a rare Italian car is not reported.

 While the Alfa Romeo 8C Coupe was discontinued in 2009 (open-top version in 2010), Alfa Romeo intends to release a new supercar in the next decade. Plans for such a model were disclosed last summer. The novelty will receive a hybrid unit, the total power of which will be 700 hp, and acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h will be less than 3 seconds.

Not so long ago, we wrote that Alfa Romeo published a photo of its new Freccia concept.