The Alfa Romeo Company is an Italian automaker founded in 1910, which has been part of the Fiat Group since 1986. Renowned for its expensive and quite exotic luxury cars and for its racing successes, classic Alfa Romeo models are widely loved in the automotive industry by both collectors and enthusiasts. First unveiled at the 1962 Geneva Motor Show, the Alfa Romeo 2600 was the much-anticipated successor to the popular Alfa Romeo 2000 line. Available in several body styles a Berlina Sedan, a Spider Convertible and a Sprint Coupe the 2600 line also boasted several special editions and was even used in modified form by the Italian government as police patrol cars. While the Spider and Sprint examples are some of the most popular, the Berlina examples make for an excellent entry into Alfa Romeo ownership. The 1964 Alfa Romeo 2600, like other model-years, is known today for being the last time the powerful 2.6L six-cylinder engine would be offered. Later models would offer four-cylinder engines that made mass-production easier.
If youre looking for information on how to buy a 1964 Alfa Romeo 2600, The Beverly Hills Car Club is happy to provide you with the following Buyers Tips. First and foremost, location of the car does not mean that it will be free from rust. Even true California cars were exposed to the elements via shipping channels, and the classic Alfa Romeo models are quite prone to rust. Always hire a third-party mechanic or classic car specialist to inspect any potential purchase. Service history also improves value. Be sure to ask the seller for any documentation regarding ownership, maintenance or restoration history. Interestingly, because these early Alfa models had four-wheel disc brakes and a much shorter braking distance than most American models of the time, the Alfa Romeo 2600 was often rear-ended. One of the main indicators that can tell you whether that may have happened during the cars lifetime is damage to the cars lateral bracing. Similarly, repairs to the trunk floor can be an indicator of previous bodywork. A qualified mechanic or Alfa Romeo specialist can assist you in checking out these areas. These are just a few of the many Buyers Tips that href=”about-beverly-hills-car-club.htm”>The Beverly Hills Car Club team has learned over the years.
Whether youre in search of a 1964 Alfa Romeo 2600 that you can restore, a pristine example ready for the showroom, or a clean example as your weekend grocery-getter, The Beverly Hills Car Club would be delighted to assist you. Please feel free to browse their online inventory to view the classic Alfa Romeo cars for sale at their Los Angeles classic car dealership, and do not hesitate to contact them with any questions you may have. They look forward to hearing from you soon!
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