Lot 126

Open Roads, May

1949 Lancia Aprilia Berlina


€28,000 EUR | Sold

Italy | Brusaporto, Italy



Chassis No.
438 29253
Engine No.
Cancelled Italian Libretto
  • Final year of the innovative Italian four-door, featuring “pillarless” layout with backward opening rear “suicide” doors
  • Unibody construction and wind-tunnel-tested bodywork put it ahead of its time
  • 1,486 cubic-centimeter, narrow-angle V-4 engine driving the rear wheels through a four-speed manual transmission
  • Four-wheel independent suspension, painted steel wheels with chrome hubcaps and period-correct Michelin X-Stop tires
  • Grey over red leather
  • Interior features right-hand-drive layout, square speedometer and clock, map pockets, rear armrest, and rear-window sunshade