1986 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate Convertible For Sale in Bethesda, Maryland 20816
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Get ready to experience first class Italian passion and style with this 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate! This two-door Roadster Convertible comes dressed to impress with it's perfectly curvaceous body style that has become a hallmark of automotive design. It's simple elegance features beautiful, Porcelain White paint that is complimented by an exceptionally clean black interior. Powered by a 2 liter, twin cam, inline 4-cylinder engine that is mated with 5-speed manual transmission, this convertible is ready for open top season. With only 86,000 original miles you can rest assured that this sweetheart will be on the road for many years to come.
The Alfa Romeo Spider was produced by the Italian manufacturer Alfa Romeo from 1966 to 1993. With production spanning almost three decades this car experienced very minor aesthetic and mechanical changes which is why it carries such an iconic look. The Graduate model was added to the Alfa Romeo Spider line-up as a tribute to the car's famous appearance in the 1967 film, The Graduate, starring Dustin Hoffman. It was built as an affordable pedigree classic that was considered a Pininfarina masterpiece. It is pure delight for any experienced classic car enthusiast because it is a rare find and a true head-turner.
This 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate Convertible has been very carefully maintained. She is a third owner vehicle and was purchased from the second owner in 1994. She has been garage kept and comes with a California car cover which has enabled her excellent, rust-free condition. Proper service has been performed regularly over the years and all receipts back to 1991 are available upon request. Major service was performed 2,000 miles ago including new belts, hoses, and more. Preventative preservation work was performed by Auto Motive Precision LLC (Hagerstown, Maryland) in 2014 which included the wheels sandblasted and color matched, as well as structural preservation with primer, sealer, and waxes injected into the rocker/sills, frame, inner splash shields, and across holes. This Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate has also received some recent upgrades. Some of these improvements include a roll bar installed in 2006, new motor mounts, new exhaust manifold and fan shroud, new tires (Yoko 197/70) with under 200 miles, recently new radiator, recently new tank sending unit and fuel pump, new door checks/stops, and new heater valve.
This 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate Convertible is a true classic gem. It comes with the original top which is in decent condition. There is a small ding/dent over the front right fender, a small impression on the nose that is hard to see, and some other very small dings. The seats are good but have some splits and could use covers or reupholstering. Also, the temperature warning light and gauge need a new sensor installed. However don't let these minor blemishes fool you; this two door roadster is ready to provide you with style and class.
This is a must see/drive vehicle to truly appreciate her overall package and design. In fact, come see her for yourself! You will agree that you cannot find another 1986 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate Convertible in this condition for the asking price. Call today for more information on how you experience the unsurpassed excellence that this two-door Roadster has to offer!!!