Alvis Speed 25 4.3 Litre special, year 1936. First registration May 1936. Colour semi-gloss brown with a black interior. Black leather seats, black carpet, black hood and tonneau cover. This magnificent Alvis special was restored, overhauled and built about nineteen years ago. The work was carried out by several specialists in the Netherlands. The impressive straight-six 4.3 Litre engine was rebuilt by the the firm of Nuyts, the engine delivers about 175 bhp. The aluminium special coachwork was handcrafted by the renowned firm of Maurice Labroo. The mechanical side and full build-up was executed by the firm of G.J. Peters. The car was serviced by this firm until the year 2017. In the year 2017 Altena Classic Service (ACS) sold the car to the current owner. Ever since, the Alvis was serviced by ACS. This Alvis Speed 25 4.3 Litre special is a well-known car in the Dutch vintage and classic car circles. The automobile participated reliably in many historic events. This vintage special is in an excellent driver condition with a wonderful patina that has built up over the years. The car drives impressively; the big engine delivers masses of torque, and very important, the brakes can handle all this brawn. The body features a very convenient lockable baggage compartment and many technical parts have been fitted with an extra back-up: twin ignition coils, twin petrol pumps and filtres. Also, two spare wheels, shod with Dunlop racing tyres, are ‘aboard’. Featured are amongst others a 100-litre petrol tank, an aluminium radiator and an electric Kenlow cooling fan. This is a very desirable Alvis special which has been built to high standards and which can be enjoyed accordingly!
Engine: Six cilinder engine