One of the most beautiful Alfa Romeos ever made, the 1932 8C 2300 Short Chassis Zagato Spyder that won the Mille Miglia in 1932 and 1933, the Le Mans in 1932-34 and the Spa 24 Hour Race in 1932, will be on display at the Greystone Mansion Concours d’Elegance in Beverly Hills on May 6.

In the early 1930s, the Alfa 2.3 straight-eight, supercharged, twin overhead cam boasted 150 horsepower and was one of the few vehicles truly capable of reaching 100 mph, state of the art at the time.

To our mind, it’s still state-of-the-art…