1949 Alfa Romeo 6C

2500 SS Villa d''Este

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1949
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Dark Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London

October 29, 2008
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Preview:
October 28 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
October 29 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for £50.00. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance
Battersea Park
London SW11 4NJ

110hp, 2,443 cc dual overhead camshaft inline six-cylinder triple carburatters engine, four-speed transmission, four-wheel independent suspension, four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 106" (2,690mm)

For Alfa Romeo, the 6C 2500 was the swan song of its era. When it debuted in 1939 as the third series of former Alfa Romeo engineer and designer Vittorio Jano’s legendary inline six-cylinder Alfas, the engineers involved could never have im