1974 Alfa Romeo 2000

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1974
  • Mileage 
    47 439 km / 29 478 mi
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Chassis number 
    2414544
  • Engine number 
    AR10512/S2092
  • Lot number 
    170
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Alfa Romeo Rosso
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other

Description

Please contact Lionel Abbott on 07831 574381 about possible viewing of the lot as it is not at our central location.The health and safety of both our customers and team remains the utmost priority, we are therefore operating to strict COVID-19 guidelines and full instructions will be given when making your appointment.Comprehensive and meticulous restoration by one of the world's leading Alfa specialistsThe brief was to create the ultimate 8-valve GTV for fast road use, "a Concours drivers car"Tuned and serviced by Cranmore GT and rolling road set up by Aldon Automotive 20173,500 spent in July 2017 with Alfaholics refurbing steering box and ignition systemAir conditioning fitted in 2015 (2,550). Comprehensive history file. Fresh MOTThis sublime 1974 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV is an original UK right-hand drive car supplied by Alfa London on the 02.07.1974 and has been the subject of a most comprehensive and meticulous restoration by Bonello Auto Services in Newcastle, one of the world's leading Alfa Rome specialists. The brief was to Create the ultimate 8-valve GTV for fast road use incorporating the best of period and modern materials, products and engineering to create a Concours 'drivers' car".An outline of the restoration: Bare metal restoration incorporating n/o/s panels (from Alfa specialists in Italy), 4 wings, inner, mid and outer sills, front panel etc. Painted with 'Standox' paint refinishing system in Alfa Romeo Rosso 501. A 1750grille was fitted as it was preferred. All interior trim renewed, including veneers, headlining, carpets etc. Fully rebuilt & reupholstered seats by TA & JM Coburn. 4 x hidden inertia reel seatbelts. New wiring harness incorporating modern relays. Harvey-Bailey suspension kit, Regina adjustable top arms, Bilsteins all round plus drilled & grooved discs. Period-perfect magnesium Momo Vega alloys. Totally rebuilt matching numbers engine - Lightened & dynamically balanced, 180 bhp, new Colombo & Bariani 12mm cams New 45 DCOE, 0.41 high comp pistons, twin electric fans, electronic ignition plus full GTA manifold and system. Full gearbox rebuild by Cloverleaf Transmissions. Limited Slip Differential rebuilt to complement the transmission specification.The restorationwas completed in October 2011. Air Conditioning was fitted in 2015 at a cost of2,550 to make this Alfa useable in any weather and 3,500 was spent in July 2017 with Alfaholics refurbing the steering box and ignition system before the car was sent to Aldon Automotive for a rolling road set up. Full details and photographs are in the comprehensive history file.Restored to the highest level, with all the right bits, by all the right people, this beautiful 2000 GTV must surely be one of the most desirable available anywhere in the world today and, at a fraction of the build cost, it represents a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in the best that classic Alfa Romeo ownership has to offer.