How it all begun The extent of the rust Chapter one, work has begun Stripped ready for sand blasting

After sand blasting Cutting away the rust The point of no return Putting some metal back

The doors after paint and rust stripping Chapter three, the reinCARnation The left hand door and wheel arch The right hand door and wheel arch

Fixing the front valance and the nose The front nearing completion First work on the rear The boot lid taking shape

The boot lid is nearly finished Fixing the rear wheel arches Making a new rear valance Back to the front of the car

Odds and ends Back into the project Putting on real paint The body ReinCARnation is complete

The spare parts car My 2600 Berlina Progress on the "Berl" More progress

Parts needed for the 2600's     2600 brake rebuild parts

Details of the car:

Date of manufacture: 1965
Registration number: (SA) RVH728
VIN number: AR10609 854296
Engine number: AR00608 00418
Original body colour: Mink
Original interior colour: Red
Sold new by MW Motors of Melbourne in 1966 or 1967
Sold to E.G. Macalister of Balwyn Victoria

A short history of the Alfa Romeo 2600

Written by and Copyright ©, Phil. Storr, last updated 4th January 2005