A design from the pen of the great Vittorio Jano, the Alfa Romeo Tipo B was a masterpiece on the drawing board and on the race track. It was not, incidentally, the first monoposto Alfa Romeo. That distinction belongs to the 1931 Tipo A, of which four were built, and none survive. There is a replica in the Alfa Museum.
The Tipo B first appeared at the Monza Grand Prix on June 5, 1932. Its engine was loosely Read More