Auction news

Restored Alfa Romeo Montreal returns to auction

AN exemplary 1972 Alfa Romeo Montreal, previously sold by Silverstone Auctions in 2013, has emerged from a recent £28,000 restoration and will be offered for sale by Classic Car Auctions (CCA) at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show with Discovery on Saturday and Sunday March 24-25. Having undergone a number of performance and […]

Wartime Alfa could make €680,000

INTERNATIONAL auctioneers Coys present a spectacular line-up for their inaugural auction at Schloss Dyck, in Germany, with more than 80 classic and sports cars going under the hammer this Saturday (August 6). One of the star attractions is a 1942 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Super Sprint – Le Mans Berlinetta, which won Best in Show […]

Unique Alfa top seller at auction

A TRULY dazzling classic Alfa Romeo was the top seller in the season-ending Historics at Brooklands auction. The star car was a 1928 Alfa Romeo 6C 3rd Series 1750T Turismo long-chassis topped with four-light coupe coachwork. The 24th 1750 built and the oldest known survivor, with 59,750 miles on the clock, cost the eighth owner […]

Stunning replica of a sports classic

THIS Alfa Romeo 8C Monza Brianza (recreation) – built to order for a famous classic car collector in Paraguay, Juan Carlos Gibert in 1986 – is one of the most eye-catching entries in Coys’ True Greats auction sale to be held in London on December 1. It is estimated at between £300,000 and £450,000. Since […]

Sporting Alfa could top £200,000

A BREATHTAKING 1954 Alfa Romeo 1900 SS Touring is expected to sell for £180,000 to £220,000 at Coys’ True Greats auction in London on December 1. Alfa’s first all-new offering of the post-war period arrived in 1950. Designed by Orazio Satta Puliga and intended for volume production, the 1900 was the first Alfa to employ […]

Giulia with a distinguished past

A RARE, high-performance Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Speciale is among the entries in Coys’ True Greats auction sale to be held on December 1. The Giulia SS, which was the 1964 Earls Court Motor Show and Motor magazine road test car in March 1965, is estimated at £85,000 to £100,000. The Giulietta Sprint Speciale (Tipo […]

Montreal the headline grabber

A SUPERB Alfa Romeo Montreal (above) is the biggest head-turned among the four Alfas that Silverstone Auctions will be putting under the hammer at their NEC Classic Motor Show sale on November 14-15. The red 1972 Montreal, a gorgeous 2600cc supercar, is estimated to make between £34,000 and £38,000. This car was first delivered to […]

Two Alfas come to auction

THERE are two Alfas in the online catalogue for the forthcoming Historics at Brooklands auction set for Saturday November 28. One is a K-reg 1972 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTAm Evocation, with 99,990 miles on the clock and being offered with no reserve. The auction notes state: “Once in a while, a special motorcar turns up that not […]

Alfas in the Coys line-up

THERE are three interesting Alfa Romeos listed in the catalogue for Coys’ next classic car auction at Ascot Racecourse on October 10. Lot 112 is a 1970 Alfa Romeo Junior Zagato, entered with no reserve. The GT 1300 Junior Zagato was a limited production two-seater coupé with aerodynamic bodywork by Zagato of Milan. Purchased by […]

Sprint comes to auction

A RUST-free bright red 1985 Alfa Romeo Sud Sprint Cloverleaf is expected to make between £3,500 and £4,500 when it comes under the hammer at Anglia Car Auctions’ next classic car sale on November 7. One of a number of entries from a Cambridgeshire-based collection of low-mileage 1970s and 80s vehicles, this unrestored Sprint has […]