Alfa Spotting!!! - Page 49 - Alfa Romeo Bulletin Board & Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #721 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-05-2007, 03:49 PM
Registered User
 
La Voce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: North Alabama
Posts: 2,783
North Alabama spotting

While walking around the Sparkman center on Redstone Arsenal today I spotted an early 70s silver Spider, taking a corner at an appropriately high rate of speed. Are you on this bulletin board?

Jim
La Voce is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #722 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-08-2007, 08:37 AM
Senior Member
Platinum Subscriber
 
Peter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Austin, TX , USA
Posts: 3,753
Spotted a very nice condition 164LS, champagne/tan metallic color...going north on I-95 near Philly Airport. Later, I had to go get some gas, and I often use a pump near the old DiFinizio dealership. There are still two 164's out there, as well as an S3 and an S4 spider. No financial interest, etc.....but I know there have been some threads on this forum about some of these cars....thought they would have been sold by now

Peter

Currently no Alfas in the stable

Previously:
'76 Alfasud Ti/'75 GT Junior/'87 Alfa 33
'91 Alfa 75/'95 Alfa 164/'79 Alfa Spider '69 Euro 1750 GTV, '67 Duetto, '84 Spider Veloce
'91 164L
Peter is offline  
post #723 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-08-2007, 10:33 PM
Registered User
 
BlpltGTV's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Napa Ca
Posts: 1,392
Send a message via AIM to BlpltGTV
Look what I found. Its for sale here in Napa.

Will
Attached Images
     

1959 101.02 Sprint AR1493*20198 (project)
1969 Datsun 2000 roadster (the track car)
BlpltGTV is offline  
post #724 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-08-2007, 10:54 PM
Registered User
 
jontg428's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Alameda CA
Posts: 2,147
Send a message via Yahoo to jontg428
**** thats local to me, too bad I am broke!

Again the proud owner of the White Dragon and a 2010 Jetta TDI
jontg428 is offline  
post #725 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-09-2007, 04:27 AM
Senior Member
Gold Subscriber
 
modena782002's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Nashua, NH USA
Posts: 1,511
Quote:
Originally Posted by BlpltGTV View Post
Look what I found. Its for sale here in Napa.

Will
HeavyMetal!!! Where are you? BlpltGTV has found your next Alfa!!

Nick D'Eri

1972 Montreal
2008 Mercedes E550 4-Matic
2013 Ford Taurus (company car)
2008 Piaggio Fly 50
1977 Peugeot 103 Moped
------------------------
Former Italians:
1968 Fiat Dino Spider 2.0 2003 - 2013
1992 164S 2002 - 2008
1981 Spider Veloce 2001 - 2003
1974 Fiat 124 Spider 1979 - 1981
------------------------
Dad's Former Italians:
1962 Giulietta Spider 1964 - 1969
1969 Berlina 1750 1970 - 1971
modena782002 is offline  
post #726 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-09-2007, 04:43 AM
Registered User
 
Giorgio68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Boston
Posts: 1,422
Quote:
Originally Posted by modena782002 View Post
HeavyMetal!!! Where are you? BlpltGTV has found your next Alfa!!
Heavymetal was busy in his trailer yesterday in North of Boston. Picking up a Spider.

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
{Oo==V==oO}

Currently:
'75 Giulia Nuova Super 1300 Blu Olandese
'71 Euro Berlina 2000 (on a restoration process)
'85 GTV6 Nero
'87 Milano Verde
'87 Milano Platinum

{OO==V==OO}
Giorgio68 is offline  
post #727 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-09-2007, 01:09 PM
Registered User
Gold Subscriber
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: The Great Central Valley, California
Posts: 416
I spotted a cream-colored S3 Spider today at lunch heading west on Ashlan Ave. in Fresno. I honked and waved and got a wave and big grin back!

I remarked to my passenger that only Fiat and Alfa owners seem to do that. I have yet to get a wave back from drivers of spiders of other marques.

[SIZE="2"][FONT="Trebuchet"]Ron[/FONT][/SIZE][COLOR="White"]--------------------[SIZE="1"]-[/SIZE][/COLOR] [FONT="Arial"][B]O[COLOR="White"]--------------[/COLOR]O[/B][/FONT]
[SIZE="2"][FONT="Trebuchet"]1988 Spider Graduate[/FONT][/SIZE][COLOR="White"]----[/COLOR][B][FONT="Arial"][SIZE="3"]====[/SIZE][/FONT][FONT="Verdana"]V[/FONT][FONT="Arial"][SIZE="3"]====[/SIZE][/FONT][/B]
[RIGHT][SIZE="2"][FONT="Trebuchet"][B]DARKSIDE MEMBER[/B][/FONT][/SIZE][/RIGHT]
Slash is offline  
post #728 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-09-2007, 09:07 PM
Registered User
 
Hooligan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Dallas, USA
Posts: 1,439
Saw this sad looking '92 Spider automatic in Georgetown (DC) last week. I know it was a '92 because DC puts the car year in the window inspection sticker.



I also saw THREE 164s at one house in Ann Arbor tonight... just randomly drove past. I posted a ?? in the 164 forum... maybe it's somebody on here? I haven't seen an Alfa in Michigan since the snow fell.

1987 Spider Veloce metallic blue on tan
NEW VINTAGE CAR BLOG! ranwhenparked.blogspot.com
Hooligan is offline  
post #729 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-09-2007, 09:15 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
elite38868's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Northern California
Posts: 5,360
Passed a red spider on 280 south, we got onto 380 to 101 and I exited off at El Camino Real. I recognize you from before. You were on your cell phone last time and this time too!

'69 1750 GTV - XC70 Q4
'88 Spider Veloce
elite38868 is offline  
post #730 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-10-2007, 05:08 AM
Registered User
 
Giorgio68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Boston
Posts: 1,422
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hooligan View Post
Saw this sad looking '92 Spider automatic in Georgetown (DC) last week. I know it was a '92 because DC puts the car year in the window inspection sticker.



I also saw THREE 164s at one house in Ann Arbor tonight... just randomly drove past. I posted a ?? in the 164 forum... maybe it's somebody on here? I haven't seen an Alfa in Michigan since the snow fell.
Maybe its Dean Russell's Alfa from Trail Auto. He is an amazing Alfa mechanic in Dearborn heights and very very nice personality. In case anyone looking for Alfa parts his contact info Trail auto 24349 Ann Arbor trail Dearborn heights, MI Tel 313-561-3327.

Giorgio

[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
{Oo==V==oO}

Currently:
'75 Giulia Nuova Super 1300 Blu Olandese
'71 Euro Berlina 2000 (on a restoration process)
'85 GTV6 Nero
'87 Milano Verde
'87 Milano Platinum

{OO==V==OO}
Giorgio68 is offline  
post #731 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-10-2007, 07:43 AM
Registered User
 
Hooligan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Dallas, USA
Posts: 1,439
Quote:
Originally Posted by Giorgio68 View Post
Maybe its Dean Russell's Alfa from Trail Auto. He is an amazing Alfa mechanic in Dearborn heights and very very nice personality. In case anyone looking for Alfa parts his contact info Trail auto 24349 Ann Arbor trail Dearborn heights, MI Tel 313-561-3327.

Giorgio
No, I'm pretty sure Dean doesn't live in Ann Arbor... Ann Arbor (the city, not the road named Ann Arbor Trail) is about 40 miles from Dearborn Heights.

I was just chatting with Dean earlier this week, actually!

1987 Spider Veloce metallic blue on tan
NEW VINTAGE CAR BLOG! ranwhenparked.blogspot.com
Hooligan is offline  
post #732 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-10-2007, 09:29 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 8,668
in sacramento,ca. today

a 1977 alfa spider, green at the ralphs market on fair oaks and walnut, 11.30 am..
bianchi1 is offline  
post #733 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-10-2007, 10:40 PM
Registered User
 
RossoGTV4Me's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,195
Any update?
Quote:
Originally Posted by classicalfas View Post
Today I was going to the plater to pick up some GTV trim that I had polished and was driving through Paterson NJ. I stopped by the Horseless Carriage trucking firm to see what they had in the warehouse, they have the contract to transport new Ferrari's, Lambo's and Maserati's from the port to all the dealerships. To my amazement I found 8 new Alfa's, 4 spiders, 3 159's and 1 159 wagon in plain view from the street. I was kicking myself because I didn't have my camera, I'll try to go back this week, maybe they'll still be there. Peter.

-57" Giulietta Spider (Period SCCA race car)
-58" Giulietta Spider Veloce (FIVA/HVA winner, fully documented historically preserved, original surivor SCCA race car)
-58" Giulietta Spider Veloce
-67" GTA 1600 Corsa Autodelta Ex-Works/Monzeglio Squadra Corse.
-67" GTA 1600 Corsa Autodelta Ex-Works Prototipo (All original).
-69" GTAm
-69" GTV
-71" Montreal
-73" 2000 GTV (In the family 40 years & counting)
-75" Alfetta GT (Rally/Street)
-75" Alfetta GT (Race Car)
-75" Alfetta 'Berlina' Sedan (Rally/Street)
RossoGTV4Me is offline  
post #734 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-13-2007, 03:32 PM
Registered User
 
Green Dragon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 456
3 spiders in a driveway (Fremont, CA)

Warm Springs Blvd. in Fremont, California.

3 spiders in a driveway. 2 black, 1 white/cream.

Just left Lemans Karting when I spotted the three spiders in someone's driveway. My friend's litte brother said that he passes that house all the time and the spiders are always there. Do they belong to anyone on the BB?

Keep the revs up!
Green Dragon is offline  
post #735 of 2065 (permalink) Old 03-22-2007, 04:08 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Posts: 6,681
This afternoon I spotted BB member vintage prep on the 55 south in Costa Mesa. His Giulia Ti sure did look good. I was a few cars back in my Spider and got stuck behind some cars.
italcarguy is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome