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That angle really captures the beauty of the front end, gorgeous (not a fan of the wheels myself, but each to their own)
 

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That angle really captures the beauty of the front end, gorgeous (not a fan of the wheels myself, but each to their own)
Thanks for positive comment about 'Rovero' . Yes the angle and light highlights some of the more subtly aggressive parts of the often disrespected p3 front end., it also shows how much the 916 is a work of art and beauty. The photo captures that feeling I got when I first saw one..... I was memorised and in a trance just staring at it.... 'Rovero' is very proud of his refurb and has attracted quite a lot of interest from people. The wheels are alfa wheels but I guess not everyone's taste... I still have the originals though or a set of the Enzo that were an original p3 option..... He is nearly finished now and whilst in the garage he is getting more layers of wax.......... He's an 05 reg so one of the last of the V6 gtvs ever made......
 

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Absolutely love the Phase 3. I prefer the longer nose I actually think it makes the car look more balanced in profile. I really like the 18" wheels too - Turbine I think they're called? - from the Giulietta. If you could get some of the 8C style 5-hole/horse shoe Giulietta rims for it I think they'd look best - but this is just personal taste. I have those in the dark grey on my own red Giulietta and they show the callipers off nicely. Great that yours is also the 3.2 V6. Such an overlooked and under rated car and a pretty rare sight on the roads so I reckon values will go up. Although its a 2005 it was developed in an era when some car makers were really getting the most out of front wheel drive cars in handling terms. I keep looking at P3 916 Spiders online and as I turn 40 next year I feel a midlife crisis might be in order! ;)
 

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Absolutely stunning car and the perfect colour for P3s too. I love the P3 front end.
 

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Absolutely stunning car and the perfect colour for P3s too. I love the P3 front end.
Thanks for positive comment.. 'Rovero' is a very unique P3 GTV. Only 2 black ones sold in UK in 2005. One of the last GTV 3.2 manufactured. I swapped the tan interior for black p3 interior with red seat belts. It has wizard decat manifolds, stainless quad unsilenced dtm exhaust and stainless steel down pipes and stainless centre pipe with sports silencer. It has oem mid cats. Full suspension rebuild with koni sports shocks and front lowered by 20mm. Alfaholics handling kit, q2 diff and short shifter. Has the 330mm Brembo brake updrade and cup wings with zender aero spoiler and zender rear window straddling spoiler. Fitted front strut brace and twin rear subframe braces. Adjustable arb links fitted. It has had engine rebuild and new clutch.
Fitted a high spec audio system too. Was going to fit cadamuro front splitter and side skits but decided to keep him as is largely due to that picture and not wishing to 'guild the lilly'.
I got the engine bits powder coated red and kept him in our depot with bonnet open... The delivery drivers and visitors used to stop and drool over him.... They often convinced themselves it was a Ferrari........ 🍀😎
It had one previous owner and has complete detailed history, however the bodywork was shabby so he has had a respray with the blackest black solid colour which seems to highlight the amazing, stunning, breath taking ( but often dismissed as inferior) p3 styling.
When I take him out he always turns heads and receives lots of interest too.... 😎❤
 
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