Available first as a Berlina Sedan and a Spider Convertible, and later as a Sprint Coupe, the Alfa Romeo 2000 was the widely anticipated replacement to the Alfa Romeo 1900. Launched in 1958, the Alfa Romeo 2000 was named for its four-cylinder engines displacement, which was approximately 1,975cc. If youre thinking about buying a 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider Convertible classic, youll find that this particular model-year offers what is commonly known as the cast-iron 2-liter a term used to distinguish early models from models after 1962 that saw an all-aluminum 2.0L engine. Boasting approximately 115hp in the Spider and Sprint models, power output was strong when you consider the relatively small engine size. Yet, because of the Alfa Romeo 2000 Spiders weight, performance was adequate but not as sporty as buyers expected from the Alfa Romeo brand. The 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider would be designed by Touring, the well-known Italian coachbuilder. The seemingly effortless design and sleek curvature would make the Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider a truly exceptional piece of Italian automotive design.
In total, it is estimated that approximately 3,443 of the Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider models were sold between 1958 and 1961, making the 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider relatively rare in the Alfa Romeo world. As such, finding one in the condition you desire can be the most difficult part of buying such a classic. Whether youre searching for a mint condition, fully restored 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider or one in decent condition that you can restore from top to bottom, The Beverly Hills Car Club team can assist you in finding the classic you desire. While these early classic Alfa Romeo models are typically easy to work on mechanically, it is important to find one with as little rust as possible because body panels can be quite expensive and hard to find. Similarly, while interior trim pieces are available, finding the most complete 2000 Spider you can within your budget can save you thousands of dollars in restoration costs not to mention your time. For more Buyers Tips like these for the 1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Spider, please do not hesitate to contact The Beverly Hills Car Club today.
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