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Italian Style: Motor Sports

The post WWII rise of the Italian Motor Sports Industry mirrors the rise of the Italian Fashion Industry. During Italian Style three examples will be featured.

1964 Ferrari 250GT/L ‘Lusso’

On view – February 7 to March 2
Lender – Robert Ames

1964 Ferrari 250GT/L ‘Lusso’

The Lusso is considered as one of the most beautifully proportioned Ferraris ever designed and was yet another triumph for both its designers at Pininfarina and coachbuilders at Scaglietti.

 

1969 Alfa Romeo Spider 1750

On view – March 2 – March 30
Lender – Monte Shelton

1969 Alfa Romeo Spider 1750

The 1967 edition of this glamorous car, which starred in the Graduate alongside Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft, was the last design personally executed by the famous Battista Pinin Farina.
1963 Ducati 250 Scrambler

1963 Ducati 250 Scrambler

On view – March 30 – May 4
Lender – Moto Corso

 

The Ducati Scrambler was the brand name for a series of single cylinder motorcycles made specifically for the American market from 1962 until 1974.

2015 Ducati 803 Scrambler

 
 
 

2015 Ducati 803 Scrambler

On view – March 30 – May 4
Lender – Moto Corso

 

Ducati is reintroducing the Scrambler in 2015 with the production of the new dual cylinder model.