Lot 157

2011   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2011

1953 Fiat 8V Supersonic

Coachwork by Designed by Giovanni Savonuzzi, Coachwork by Ghia

SOLD $1,705,000

Estimate

$1,100,000 - $1,400,000| Without Reserve

Chassis

106.000035

Engine

104.000.000058

Car Highlights

The First of 15 8V Supersonics

Splendid Jet-Age Design

Exceptional Provenance and Unblemished History

Shown in Period and Featured in Several Publications

Only One Owner for Over 55 Years

Approximately 17,000 Miles from New

Beautifully Preserved 1950s Time Capsule

A Prime Candidate for the Most Important Automotive Events

Technical Specs

1,996 CC OHV All-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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