Offered for sale is a gorgeous numbers matching 1965 Alfa Romeo 2600 Spider finished in its factory correct red (Rosso Alfa) over a tan leather interior. With only 2,257 Spiders produced between 61’ to 68’, the 2600 spiders are becoming exceedingly rare to come by. This three owner car has spent its last 25 years under the ownership of a noted Italian sports car collector and has certainly been looked after properly. This Alfa is a southern California survivor that has been very well cared for and preserved to a standard that any Alfa enthusiast will appreciate.
The exterior is gorgeous. The paint is deep and glossy, showing only few minor imperfections. The body is extraordinarily straight with all doors and panels fitting as they should. The undercarriage is extremely solid and in great shape and additional photographs can be sent upon request. The soft top is in as new condition. When we were photographing the car we got caught in some unexpected rain and any discoloration you may see on the top from the photographs is from it getting wet, not wear or age. This car has been carefully shielded from the elements throughout its proud ownership and this outing was one of the rare occasions it was driven in mild weather. The interior is beautiful. The plush leather seats are in great shape and free of any significant wear. This car turns heads wherever its driven and enjoyed.
This Alfa 2600 is in wonderful mechanical condition. The original carburetors are tuned nicely and the car maintains an even idle. The original engine’s compression is excellent. The suspension is tight and the original 5 speed manual gearbox pulls strong through each gear without any grinding. It provides a thoroughly enjoyable driving experience with tons of style to boot.