This 1963 Alfa Romeo 2600 Sprint was offered for sale at the 2007 RM Auctions in Amelia Island, Florida where it was estimated to fetch between $25,000-$35,000. It was offered without reserve. The car is powered by a 2584cc, dual overhead came, inline six-cylinder engine. It has three Solex 44PHH carburetors and capable of producing 145 horsepower. There is a five-speed manual gearbox and disc brakes in the front.
The Alfa Romeo 2600 was introduced in March of 1962 at the Geneva Motorshow. This car was a deviation from the previous four-cylinder Alfa Romeos. The car was offered in a few bodystyles that included a Spyder, four-door Berlina, and a four-passenger two-door Sprint.
The Sprint was designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro of Carrozzeria Bertone.
This example shown is finished in black with a red Connolly leather interior. In recent years, it has been residing in Europe where it has been a frequent entrant in road rallies and touring events. It has been treated to a comprehensive mechanical restoration.
At auction, the car was sold, fetching $25,850.By Daniel Vaughan | Mar 2007