Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1974
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Grand Prix, Competition, Touring & Rally Cars and Collectors' Items
Autosport International
National Exhibition Centre
Birmingham
B40 1NT UK

Saturday 10th January 2009

Built at Carlo Chiti’s Autodelta, the TZ2 benefi ted from the engineer’s experience
as well as a strong relationship with Alfa Romeo and its president Giuseppe
Luraghi. Encouraged by the success of the TZ1 (also built by Autodelta), Alfa
Romeo purchased the fi rm to take over its competition wing. The newly reformed
Autodelta became responsible for all of Alfa Romeo’s race development and
team management. One of their fi rst jobs was to upgrade the TZ1, a lightweight,
spaceframe race car, into an even lighter, lower and more powerful machine for
factory racing. The team at Autodelta took the TZ1 and transformed it into what
many have called a ‘mini Ferrari GTO’.
Since Autodelta didn’t need to supply TZ2s to privateer teams and meet
homologation producti