Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza n.11 winner 24 Hours of Le Mans 1933

ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Monza n.11

HISTORY

The Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza 11 is the winning car of the 24 Hours of Le Mans of 1933. The Italian manufacturer after the victory the Grand Prix of Monza gave the nickname to the car already winner of the last two races of the 24 hours of Le Mans , the opponents did not seem able to scratch the strength of the Alfa Romeo.

Tazio Nuvolari and Raymond Sommer won with the Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza n.11 the 24 hours of Le Mans 1933, for the Italian manufacturer was the third consecutive success.
The race as the previous year was a predictable script, with the absolute dominating Alfa, distancing the opponents and monopolizing the podium. In second place came the Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 n.8 driven by De Guinsurg and Chinetti with a gap of nine seconds, while in third place the Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 n.12 of Rose-Richards and Lewis with a gap of eight laps.

CHASSIS

Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza
Steel ladder frame
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Brakes: Drums
Tyres: Engelbert

ENGINE

Alfa Romeo 2336 cc S8
Power: 116 kW
Drive Type: Front wheel drive.
Transmission: four speed manual
Tank Capacity: 140 lt
Fuel Type: Petrol

RESULT

Winner 24 hours of Le Mans 1933 with drivers Tazio Nuvolari, Raymond Sommer

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