1956 Fiat 1100Abarth van and trailer
Year of manufacture1956
Exterior brand colourBlue 'Abarth'
Coys Auction - Légende et Passion
Friday 9th May 2008 12:00 - 19:00
Saturday 10th May 2008 from 10:00
Saturday 10th May 2008
Collectors' Items 14.30
Motor Cars at 15.00
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
This 1956 Fiat Van and trailer combination provides the ultimate in classic racing car transport. The van and trailer have been subjected to a full restoration by Ferrero of Piecenza which was completed in 2007. Finished in grey and blue this little van is in excellent condition. The complete rig has only had one owner from new, two brothers from Mantova, Emilio and Arnaldo Gobbi. They had a great passion for motor racing and outfitted this rig for them to carry the cars of Scuderia Mantova Corse. The most famous member of The Scuderia Mantova Corse was none other than Tazio Nouvalari.
Some of the cars carried in the