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Saturday, September 10, 2011

Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione

The Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione is a sports car produced by Italian automaker Alfa Romeo. It was aboriginal presented as a abstraction car at the 2003 Frankfurt Motor Show and after appear for auction for the 2007 archetypal year. The name refers to the eight butt (Cilindro in Italian) agent (8C) and Alfa Romeo's antagonism full-blooded (Competizione, Italian for 'Competition')

The 8C Competizione was alien at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2003. The curve of the accompanying seater are meant to answer the administration of Alfas of the 1950s and 1960s, and the "Competizione" name is a advertence to the 1948 6C 2500 Competizione, which competed in the 1949 and 1950 Mille Miglia chase and came third both times. It was in the closing of these two contest that the car was apprenticed by Juan-Manuel Fangio and Augusto Zanardi. It won the 1950 Targa Florio. A 3.0 litre ancestor was congenital but not produced. These 6C 2500 models were amid the aftermost cartage with links to the pre-war cars.

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