to Understand why someone has paid 120,000 euros, plus about 25,000€ in commissions, so for any son of neighbor is an old car, is not easy. And even less to explain why it is the right price to someone who doesn’t profess the same passion for automobiles, and especially sports and classics, we. This beautiful Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluzione 1 “Martini 6” just be auctioned for 120,000 euros (145.000€ with commissions and fees). We already spoke about him a few weeks ago. With that budget you could buy a Porsche 911 brand new, with extras; a Mercedes-Benz AMG GT. And even a car as impressive and technology as the new BMW i8. What has this Lancia to have reached that figure?
1. Possibly we are before one of the Lancia Delta – the street – most expensive ever auctioned. To start with is a Lancia Delta HF Integrale, one of the compact sport’s most quoted. A sporty cult with engine of four cylinders, turbo, manual gearbox and four-wheel drive. This unit develops 210 horsepower, a figure that unfortunately has failed to impress in a segment in which today the standard is already about 300 HP.
2. Beyond what is quoted, that is the Lancia Delta HF Integrale, this unit is like new, in perfect state of conservation and with only 28.000 miles.
3. Yet there is more. For your decoration since you may have imagined that this Delta pays tribute to the successes in the competition of Lancia. decoration Martini 6 celebrated in 1992, the six titles of constructors consecutive made by Lancia.
4. And that’s not all. We speak of a very limited series. Only built 310 drives the Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluzione 1 “Martini 6”. With which we are faced with a jewel that is expected to continue to revalorizándose with the time, and a piece that any of us would keep as gold cloth.
Source: RM Auctions
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