Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale 1968
Many car enthusiasts debate the Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale is one of the most beautiful and rare cars ever made. This is due to Italian manufacturer, Alfa Romeo, producing only 18 examples of the Tipo 33 racer, between 1967 and 1969.
These days its been reported there are only 10 known to exist, so you can imagine this is quite the trophy car in the world of classic car collectors.
It would be a once in a lifetime opportunity to include the Alpha Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale to the ultimate classic car collection.
Since these cars never appear for sale, it wouldn’t be surprising if the car fetched over $3 million.
The Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale is a mid-engine sports car that originated from the Tipo 33 sports prototype.
First introduced at the Sport Car Show at Monza, Italy in September 1967, and as mentioned above, only 18 cars were made, making these babies exclusive. Even the prototype was sold to private Gallery Abarth in Japan.
Powered by a 2.0-liter V8 engine, the Tipo 33 Stradale was a very fast car for its era, thanks in part to a curb weight of only 700 kg (1,543 lbs).
Mated to a six-speed manual gearbox, the high-revving engine propelled it from 96 km/h in 5.5 seconds and on to a top speed of 260 km/h.
How fast is this car?
Top speed: 260km/h (162 mph)
Accelerations: 0-100 km/h 4.2 s; 0-60 mph 4.1 s