1974 ALFA ROMEO MONTREAL
the many specials built in the 1930s and boasts a power increase of around 70kw over the engine’s original 49kw, bringing it up to Alfa Romeo only 180 right hand drive Montreals and this stunning example of what is a pretty damn stunning car in the first place was delivered new in Sydney in 1974.
The Montreal packed a screaming 2.6-litre V8 that redlined at a then-stratospheric 7000rpm and could propel the gorgeous coupe to 100kmh in 7.4 seconds. It was, however, also more expensive than the E-type Jaguar and Porsche 911 and was never really a sales success, with only 3900 being built.
A true Japanese classic: 1974 Datsun 240Z was restored in South Africa.