Are you at a point in life where you'd like to start a car collection? Well, this 1967 Alfa Romeo Giulia could be the perfect first classic. It's for sale, and you should buy it.
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This Alfa is a GT Junior finished in a perfectly matched black exterior with red interior, and showing just 23,500 miles since new. Being a Junior, it has the base 1.3-liter twin-cam inline-four paired to a five-speed manual transmission. This car doesn't have all that much power compared to later 2.0-liter GTVs, but because it's so light, it's still a joy to drive on a twisty back road. It also looks drop-dead gorgeous. Personally, I think it's one of the most beautiful cars Italy has ever made.
According to the sellers at Precision Motorcars in Cincinnati, Ohio, this Alfa lived most of its life on the West coast, later making its way to a collection in Ontario. Eventually, it fell into the hands of a dealership called Symbolic International, where it was purchased by the selling dealer. It's unclear whether the car has ever undergone a restoration, but the interior and underside look just worn enough to be original. If this car is truly unrestored, it's one of the cleanest original Alfas I've ever seen.
Either way, we'd say this Giulia is a good buy at $45,000, which is what Precision Motorcars . It's not something super-duper expensive and rare, but it's certainly unique and stylish enough to belong in your budding collection. Plus, if you've been watching vintage Alfa prices like I have, you'll know this car's value will only go up as time goes on.