1973 Alphacraft Monza

Lot: 333

Sold for (£): 9,102
Offered for sale is a 1.962L 1973 Alphacraft Monza manual that has been with the current owner for the last 34 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 58 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

One-off homage to the illustrious 1934 Alfa Romeo Monza...

 

  • A one-off prototype with a hand-crafted aluminium body
  • 1973 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV twin-cam engine (not running)
  • Hand-built tubular spaceframe chassis
  • Stored for nearly two decades, in need of fully re-commissioning 
  • Large history file. Important. Please read Vendor Description
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Lot Details

Registration: 10 YPL RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1973 Engine size: 1.962L
Make: Alphacraft Odometer reading (miles): 26936
Model: Monza MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: A0001M85

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 58 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:
Trim:

Interior

Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:

Engine

Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:

Remarks

Needs a new head gasket and conversion work for unleaded fuel. Appears to no longer turnover but just needs teasing back into rotation when the head is off.

Transmission

Gears: Drive-shaft:
Clutch:

Remarks

Slight selector issue on 3-4 gear plane - spare gearbox is provided so should be a simple job when the engine is also out

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:

Remarks

Disc brakes have seized and all rubber seals and pads will require replacing. Rear suspension is twin trailing arm with coil over adjustable Koni shock absorbers. Front is an MGB crossmember and suspension so easy available spares. Car has been dry stored for 18 years so chasssis is as good as ever and bodywork is aluminium alloy and seems fine but very dusty!

Electrics

Minor: Major:

Remarks

Battery taken off in 2001 - all electrics were working at the time

Vehicle History

Remarks

I have its full history from the donor car through all receipts for the 1985 build and photo history as well as all SORNs and MOTs

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history