Coys Auction - Automoto D‘Epoca
Saturday 24th October 2009
Admission by catalogue only - admits two
Registration Number: EU registered Chassis Number: 818740-001670
It was in 1965 that Lancia launched the Fulvia coupé. For 1968 the 1.6 HF, boasted 114bhp (and 118mph/0-60mph in 9.9 seconds), a five speed gearbox, wider tyres on 13” alloy wheels, fibreglass wheelarches and 7” inner headlamps, represented the ultimate development of the Fulvia – a fact proved by victory in the 1969 Mediterranean, Elba and RAC Rallies and the 84 Hour Marathon de la Route. 1969 also saw the appearance of the Fulvia Series 2.
This is the rarer of the standard Fulvia models with the much more desirable 1600 cc V4 engine, producing some 115 bhp. It is described by the vendor as in good original condition, having been owned by two proprietors only since new and forming part of the vendor’s small but exclusive collection since 1988. Handsomely finished in Rosso Arancione wi