Distracted by war: 1969 Alfa Romeo GT 1750 Veloce

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The seller of this 1750 Gt Veloce says that he owns the car since 1985 when it was is daily driver until 1991 when he was “distracted” by a war so he left the car without the spark plug installed.

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So the engine rusted and the owner didn’t drive them since. The problem is that time passes, especially for classic Alfas, so the car began to deteriorate up o what we can see today: a car which needs to be completely restored but, at the same time, it is a good starting point for the job.

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This is a Spica injected car but, thinking to a total restoration, the best thing could be to convert it to the good old Webers: the best option is to buy a couple of original set and then to restore them, instead of buying a set of reproduction. The body needs to be fixed but the good is that the glasses all around are ok and that the interior, other than being a mess, show the original seats which are rare to find if missing. Find it for sale here in Cyril, OK, with bidding at $5,000 and reserve not met.

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