more than 30 years Ago, in the 80’s were born a number of sports very interesting. In the golden age of known Group B rallies, the FIA allowed the manufacturers to the production of a limited number of units matriculables for road of these powerful cars that competed. It was a mandatory requirement, since in order to compete, these vehicles had to be based on some model of the street.
And why do we have this? Because it is precisely in this context born the Lancia 037 Stradale that we have in the images. It is a unit, 1982, with the number of chassis 063 that will go to auction next Saturday may 14th in Monaco, the hand of the well-known auction house RM Sotheby s. keep in mind that only occurred 207 units of this model.
The 037 Stradale came as a replacement in competition, the Lancia Stratos HF and was – tuned by Abarth, which by that time was part of the Group Fiat-Lancia. The body of this model is made of kevlar reinforced with glass fiber and benefits from elements sports as the double-wishbone suspension or disc brakes on all four wheels, reviewed both by Brembo as for the Abarth.
The mechanics you are using is a motor DOHC turbo, four-cylinder, 1.995 cc. The injection system is Bosch Kugelfisher and thanks to that it develops 205 HP of power. Use a manual change of five speeds. Its level of conservation is very good, as seen in the photos and the combination of red and black make it very attractive.
33.000 miles on the scoreboard, but it was totally revised just 322 kilometres. RM Sotheby’s estimates the sale price of this Lancia 037 Stradale 1982 will be among the 335.000 and the 355.000 euros.
Source – RM Sotheby’s