50° Autodelta - Alfa Romeo Giulia GT/GTA/GTAm on track!
Among the many cars took to the track for the Autodelta 50th anniversary on
Monza circuit could not miss the legendary Giulia GT / GTA and GTAm that
have made the Alfa history on the Tourism car championship dominating and
winning with a disarming ease! It was great to see many GTA for some laps
all together, a real treat for the fans!
Fra le tante auto scese in pista per il 50° anniversario dell'Autodelta
non potevano mancare a Monza le mitiche Giulia GT/GTA e GTAm che hanno
fatto la storia dell'Alfa nel campionato Turismo dominando e vincendo con
una facilità disarmante! E' stato bello rivederne tante, schierate tutte
insieme, compiere diversi giri, una vera gioia per gli appassionati!
1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA
Chassis n° 613 372
Engine n° AR000502/A*18933
- Authentic GTA version with matching numbers
- Exciting history
- Restored keeping originality of the car
- Ex-Willy Mairesse 1965 "Rallye des deux Catalognes"
Unveiled in September 1963, the Giulia Sprint GTA coupé was derived from
the saloon. It had the same 1600cc twin-cam engine on the same platform,
but with an elegant and restrained Bertone-styled body. Being active in
competition, a special version was presented at the start of 1965 : the
famous GTA (A for allégée), which differed from the production model with
its largely aluminium body. This would be the basis for various competition
models which would earn an enviable record of success, on the track and in
More information :
Alfa Romeo GTA/SA engine test
One of the very few original 1600 GTA/SA engines in the world on the test
bed in 2011.
With twin oil pump driven turbos doing
100.000 rpm/min the poweroutput exceeds 240 hp! Here the engine is doing
its first break in running.