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1962/63 Ferrari 250 GTO auctioned off for a small $38,115,000
At a Bonhams auction credit label boundary contingency have been high as a 1962/63 Ferrari 250 GTO, framework series “3851GT”, sole for $38,115,000. This is a many ever paid for an vehicle during auction, underscoring a appropriateness for Ferrari in a gourmet automobile marketplace and a continued prevalence of a code during auctions worldwide.
This Ferrari 250 GTO is now,effectively, a many profitable automobile in a world.
This automobile was a 19th Ferrari GTO to be finished and was invoiced on Sep 11, 1962. It was many recently owned by Italian fan Fabrizio Violati and was a centerpiece of his Collezione Maranello Rosso of changed Ferraris formerly on perspective to a ubiquitous open in a Republic of San Marino.
Violati acquired this 250 GTO in 1965 for 2,500,000 Lire, afterwards around $4,000 USD or equating to around $33,500 today. It was creatively finished in lead dark grey with lengthwise red, white and blue centerline stripes when acquired by the initial owner, French highwayman Jo Schlesser.
Additional important sales during Bonhams include:
1958 Ferrari 250 GT Series 1 Cabriolet – $6,820,000 USD
1953 Ferrari 250 Mille Miglia Berlinetta – $7,260,000 USD
1969 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 ‘Daytona’ Berlinetta Competizione – $935,000 USD
1962 Ferrari 250 GT Short-Wheelbase Speciale Aerodinamica – $6,875,000 USD
1978 Ferrari 312 T3 Formula 1 Racing Single-Seater – $2,310,000 USD
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