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Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: United Kingdom
The 'build-to-delivery' lead times being discussed here pale into insignificance compared to what was going on in the late 1970s, when Alfa had inordinate difficulties selling cars in the UK.
According to Centro Documentazione Alfa Romeo's records for my Alfetta saloon...
Alfa Romeo Alfetta 2000 RHD
Production date: 1979, November 2nd
Delivery date: 1981, December 7th
Market destination: United Kingdom
Over two years from factory gate to first owner? And where were these cars during that time? Probably sitting in a car pound at Dover docks, in a salty sea breeze.
No wonder people complained that their (supposedly) brand-new Alfa Romeos were rusty...
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