This Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B is a jewel of Italian beauty and performance


Artcurial Motorcars’ headline consignment for its annual Retromobile auction in February 2019 is a Touring Berlinetta bodied Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B, chassis number 412024. Alfa Romeo built only a handful of its masterpiece, the 8C 2900, in the late 1930s. They are some of the most purposefully beautiful sports cars of the era and, by all reports, far and away the best driving automobiles of the period.

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