Alfa Romeo once made a sportscar named the 8C. Hailing from the 1930s, the car was a classic of Italian design and passion. In 2007, over 70 years after the original, the famed automaker unveiled the 8C Competizione. With a limited production run of 500 vehicles (though over 1400 orders were taken) the 4.7 litre, 8 Cylinder engined car took a very special place in the hearts of Alfa fans around the world.

In this infographic, we compare the specs of the original car to the modern supercar. Let us know what you think in the comments below, and don’t hesitate to post it to your own blog using the code snippet below!