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1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale Coupe / AR 00120 00061 Vehicle Information

1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale photograph

1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale photograph

1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale
Sold for $195,336 (€151,200) at 2012 RM Auctions at Monaco.
The Bertone-bodied Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Special was introduced at the Turin Auto Show in 1957. Lower floor pans allowed a lower roof line and the radiator was also lowered to allow a sleeker bonnet line, which resulted in the 'low nose' moniker. There were 101 Giulietta SSs produced, and just 10 were aluminum bodied examples.

This example - one of the 10 aluminum bodied examples - was delivered new to Ingeniere Rolando Boni in Bergamo on 23 June 1959 and was finished in Bianco Gardenia with cream and blue cloth interior. In 1960, the car was sold to Gianfranco Rovetta, who used it in some hill climbs. After several Italian owners in 1987, the car found a home in Brescia where it received its ASI homologation. It was later sold to a collector in Torino before being passed on its present owner in 1994. In 2007, the car was given a complete restoration.

In 2012, the car was offered for sale at the RM Auction's Monaco sale. The car was estimated to sell for €140.000-€180.000. As bidding came to a close, the car had been sold for the sum of €151.200 inclusive of buyer's premium.


By Daniel Vaughan | Jul 2012



2012 RM Auctions at Monaco

Pre-Auction Estimates :
€140,000-€180,000 
Sale Price :
USD $195,336 (€151,200.00)

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1959 sales)
1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale by Bertone
Chassis#: AR10120 00215
Sold for USD$67,908
  2018 RM Sothebys : London
 
1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciale 'Muso Basso' by Bertone
Chassis#: AR 101.20 00068
Sold for USD$462,858
  2018 RM Sothebys : Monaco
 
1959 Alfa Romeo Giulietta SS Alloy ‘Low Nose' by Carrozzeria Bertone
Chassis#: AR 00120 00061
Sold for USD$195,336
  2012 RM Auctions at Monaco
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Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Vehicle Profiles

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
1955 Roadster
Coachbuilder: Pininfarina
Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
1955 Spyder
Coachbuilder: Bertone
Chassis Num: 0004

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
1955 Sedan
Chassis Num: 148800975
Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta
1955 Coupe
Chassis Num: 1493 01365
Engine Num: 1315 01432

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale
1959 Coupe
Coachbuilder: Bertone
Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale
1959 Coupe
Coachbuilder: Bertone

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale
1959 Coupe
Coachbuilder: Bertone
Chassis Num: AR 00120 00061

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint
1960 Coupe
Coachbuilder: Zagato
Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint
1960 Coupe
Chassis Num: 149320714

Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint
1961 Coupe
Chassis Num: AR156625
Chassis information for the Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint
1961 Coupe
Chassis Num: AR158831

1959 Alfa Romeo Sprint Speciale

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