Purchased from the original owner in 1999 after looking at the car 7 years earlier! The seller called the day our 1960 Roadster sold, almost to the minute.
1959 Alfa Romeo C.I. 2000 (Ice blue)
Dual Weber 40-DCOE Carbs on a de-siamesed manifold with gender menders for stock intake plenum and air-box induction system. Pertronics ignition and Flame Thrower coil with Doug's 'Marelli Superpotente' foil backed sticker.
Basically stock. Gauge trim Chrome was 'blacked out' by original owner.
Previous owner was head of R&D with DuPont in Gaithersburg Md. When new the car was a test bed for a prototype DuPont paint job with 24 kt gold called 'Fire Frost'. In '83 Fountain Inn Coachworks, notible for their concours Rolls Royce restorations, restored the car.
Car has a custom made Borla Stainless Steel exhaust system too!
Koni Shocks, Splined hubs
Wheel and Tire
1959-1960 Borrani Wheels (5.5" X 400 mm) with Alfa Romeo script knock off nuts and stock 165 X 400mm Michelin X tires