Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Le Mans 1938


Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Le Mans 1938


Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Le Mans 1938

  • Origin Italy
  • Engine 2,905 cc, straight-eight
  • Top speed 140 mph (225 km/h)

This sensational, aerodynamic coupé, driven by Raymond Sommer and Clemente Biondetti, set the fastest lap at 97 mph (156 km/h), and led for 219 laps at the 1938 Le Mans 24-hour race-until a tire blew.