The Alfa Romeo SZ Coupe has on a regular basis been slightly little bit of an oddity and this used occasion from the USA has merely come all through our radar.
Listed in the marketplace with a Buy It Now price of $65,000, the auto is located in Santa Monica, California and is amount 526 of merely 1,028 examples which were manufactured.
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The car was unveiled on the 1989 Geneva Motor Current and was designed and constructed by Zagato. It was solely ever produced in left-hand drive guise and this occasion was imported into america. However, the eBay itemizing doesn’t say exactly when the auto landed on U.S. shores.
Sitting beneath the auto’s distinctive Zagato bodywork is a 3.0-liter naturally-aspirated V6 engine with 207 hp at 6,200 rpm and 181 lb-ft (245 Nm) of torque at 4,500 rpm. This engine would possibly ship the auto to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 7 seconds and via to a excessive velocity of 152 mph (245 km/h) when it was new.
Zagato solely purchased the SZ Coupe in a single shade of purple with a black roof and beige leather-based inside (though, one SZ was painted in black for Andrea Zagato). The itemizing states this occasion has just a few minor blemishes all through the surface and says the within is in “fantastic” state of affairs. The car has 33,000 miles (53,108 km) beneath its belt.
For people who didn’t know, the Alfa Romeo SZ was not a sports activities actions vehicle constructed from the ground-up. In fact, it was based on the working gear of the mainstream Alfa Romeo 75, moreover purchased as a result of the Milano in North America, as a BMW Three Assortment competitor on the time.