Alfa Romeo had a lot of success at Villa dEste

Posted on Wednesday, 30 May 2012 , 09:05:15 byEmil

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Alfa Romeo had a lot of success at Villa dEste

Carmaker Alfa Romeo managed to impress a lot of people at the Concorso di Eleganza in Villa d'Este. This well known event celebrates the finest historic cars in the world for many years now. The public and the jury awarded the Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS with the Coppa d'Oro. This carmaker produced lots of sports cars developed to use on the road or in competitions between 1929 and 1933. One of the models is the 1750 6C, presented in Rome in 1929. Over the years it was updated and improved. By referendum of the public in Villa d-Este, the Alfa Romeo 4C was named the Design Award for Concept Cars & Prototypes. Only a few days ago, on Lake Como, car fans and enthusiasts gathered to see all the incredible cars that were on display. By the end of the weekend the Concorso di Eleganza in Villa d'Este announced its deserving winners. The Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS, 6th Series Coupe, Figoni of 1933claimed the Trofeo BMW Group and also won the Coppa d'Oro Villa d'Este like mentioned above. In the other category, the Prototype class, the prize went to another Alfa Romeo, the 4C. The competition was very tight, but the event as a whole was a true success and the organizers can look back with satisfaction because sheer class and quality were feeling at home. 6000 visitors were witnesses on Sunday and this made the whole team feel delighted. In the motorcycle category, the Italian Gilera 500 Rondine from the Museo Piaggio won the Trofeo BMW Group of the Concorso di Eleganza in Villa d'Este. Even now, 90 year late, the event reflects the passion they have awakened inside the ones that come to see the motorcycles every year.


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