1971 ALFA ROMEO 1750 "KAMM TAIL" VELOCE SPIDER, VIN # ARL1485417
Original condition, unmolested, virtually rust free, with only 3 previous owners; always garaged in heated garage, long time family owned, given caring maintenance when needed. Being sold by military helicopter Pilot whose primary concern with this rare Alfa is "safety first". Recent maintenance costs exceeded $ 3,000 this month to prep the Spider for another caring owner.
Clear Oregon Title, and the 4 Original Chromodora Alloys go with the sale ("Powder-coated" Black) , as well as the original steering wheel, and 1971 Alfa Spider Owner's manual. This is not a "Trailer Queen" having participated in many rallys through the years of ownership by Father and son. It is a stiff handling Spider with no squeaks or rattles, Very TIGHT suspension, Excellent 5 speed gearbox, new Top, new windshield, EVERYthing works as new. The 2 speed heater/defrost works excellent, as do the wipers, head and tail lights , and turn signals ALL work. Brakes are perfect as is the steering very precise. The Brakes were "Bled" today (3 July) and tires and wheels balanced. Original door panels. Excellent oil pressure, NEVER any over heating, and great compression. (Please see picture showing the triple dash guages and the Temp and Oil Pressure guages "at Speed") The original seat belts work just fine; engine was rebuilt about 25 K miles ago. 5 speed gearbox works perfectly, no grinding or popping out of any gear; Clutch is EXCELLENT- no slipping; Tires are 195's with about 85% tread left. No curb rash on the alloy wheels. Improvements in the LAST 30 days are as follows:
New leather Black seats
New Momo style steering wheel
New stayfast top
New Front windshield
New OEM accelerator pedal
New OEM fuel tank sending unit
New fuel pump and filters
New Anza exhaust tip and pipe
New Brake pads (all 4)
New Brake calipers (all 4)
New Brake Rotors (all 4)
New Koni Shocks (all 4)
New Wheel Bearings (all 4)
New trailing arm Bushings (all)
New "Performance" Rear Springs
New Racing Alloy Wheels with Alfa Centers
*Glove Box is like new with light, no cracked dash, body is very good and paint is also very good with a nice luster. All electicals work as do ALL the guages. This Alfa Veloce is VERY dependable and starts easily/ the original Spica fuel injection works perfectly. Oil was just changed, with a new filter.
The seller may be reached at 415-420-1898, and will also be available to help with shipping. Seller reserves the right to end auction early due to other potential buyers from seller's Alfa Clubs membership. As customary, the Spider is being sold "as is" with no implied warranties due its 44 years old !! (However, please note all the new maintenance items listed- there is NOTHING more to do to it !) You will be very pleased with the way this Alfa Spider drives, and how firm the suspension is. A G R E A T Alfa !