Elegant Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione on Kurbads’ car carrier
Heavyweights of the Italian car industry Alfa Romeo has always paid attention to car designs that attract curious glances from pedestrians. “Kurbads” is once again honored and ready to take responsibility to transport one of such magnificent vehicles – the elegant Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione.
Jeremy Clarkson, sharp-tongued, now ex-host of TV show “Top Gear” once said about this model: “Can a car be art? You probably expect the noise it makes to be like a cello being played by an angel on the pillow of honey, well – you are wrong!”
8C Competizione is particularly exclusive Alfa Romeo model, because the manufacturer from 2007 to 2010 had a limited release of only 500 units, making every car especially valuable and rare. Last 99 vehicles were built for the US market.
Uniqueness of Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione is proven by fact that in first 48 hours the factory got 1200 applications that all were accurately revised. Alfa Romeo selected only the real car people “the ones that share passion of the cars – collectors and friends, not speculators”.
Pēteris Ozoliņš, “Kurbads” drivers’ quality manager, says: “8C Competizione’s elegant look reinforces active spirit of “Kurbads” – to be the best in all fields of logistics. Car is a strong example for the car manufacturer’s quality. We are proud to transport this car with our car carriers.”
Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione is the first manufacturer’s supercar from 1977.
The car is powered by 4.7L V8 engine that makes fantastic sound and which produces 450 HP. Maximal speed is electronically limited to 306 km/h (factory says the car can go faster). Speed from 0 to 100 km/h is reached in 4 seconds.