1959 AUTOBIANCHI TRANSFORMABLE 2 DOOR - 96071Sold* at Scottsdale 2011 - Lot #695 1959 AUTOBIANCHI TRANSFORMABLE 2 DOORhttp://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/96071/96071_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
1959 AUTOBIANCHI TRANSFORMABLE 2 DOOR
*Includes Buyer Commission
Lot #695 - Very rare Italian micro car, produced from 1959 to 1961, in the attractive and very collectible semi-convertible transformable model. Powered by an original 479cc/21hp, air cooled, rear mounted 2 cylinder engine, backed by a 4-speed manual gearbox, 4-wheel independent suspension and 4-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. This excellent example of one of the world's most attractive micro cars is completely rust-free, wearing its original sheet metal. A complete high quality restoration done to show quality standards has been performed and it has received many awards since completion. Finished in its original red color with cream accents, sporting correct style bias ply white wall tires, suicide doors and roll up windows. The mechanicals of this car were also restored or replaced as needed.
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