Lot 65

2013   |   Amelia Island Auction 2013

1953 Fiat 8V Supersonic

Coachwork by Designed by Giovanni Savonuzzi Coachwork by Ghia

SOLD $1,760,000

Estimate

$1,300,000 - $1,700,000

Chassis

106.000035

Engine

104.000.000058

Car Highlights

The First of 15 8V Supersonics

Advanced Sports Car Chassis with Jet Age Streamlined Styling

Exceptional Provenance and Unblemished History

Shown in Period and Featured in Several Publications

Outstanding Provenance with One Owner for over 55 Years

Approximately 17,000 Miles from New

2011 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Post-war Preservation Class Winner

A Prime Candidate for the Most Important Automotive Events

Technical Specs

1,996 CC OHV Alloy 70 ̊ V-8 Engine

Twin Weber 36 DCZ3 Carburetors

110 HP at 6,000 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Finned Drum Brakes

4-Wheel Independent Wishbone Suspension with Coil Springs and Shock Absorbers

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