You Can Buy This Perfect Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA at Auction
Depending on where you live, you can buy a nice condo or single-family house for about $250,000. Or you could kept renting your cheap, crappy studio apartment and invest your cash in a classic, instead. In this case, all that green would go towards this perfect 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA Coupé. You’ll need somewhere between $260K and $290K to score this example at the Bonhams auction, but it would be totally worth it. RELATED: See Photos of the Stunning 1967 Alfa Romeo Spring GT Veloce
This lightened version of the Giulia Sprint GT was also the official competition version of the same. The biggest differences are the aluminum body panels, Plexiglas side and rear windows, as well as lightened interior bits. This all added up to a savings of about 440 pounds.
Power ranges from 115 horsepower to 170 in full-race tune, all from a 1.6-liter four-cylinder. There were two versions, Stradale (road-going) and Corsa (track-ready).
PHOTOS: See More of This Pristine 1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA
Only 500 of these were made from 1965 to 1971, all for homologation purposes. Sprint GTAs took home the European Touring Car Championship three years in a row from 1966 to 1968.
This particular example will be auctioned at the Goodwood Revival Auction on Sept. 13.RELATED: See Photos of the Iconic 1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint Coupe
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