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SWB California Spyder Returns to the Classic

Posted by on Feb 22, 2017

This 250 GT SWB California, s/n 2903 GT, has a long and interesting history, mainly because of an ownership chain that is unbroken, and which includes some of the foremost Ferrari collectors in the USA. It was first displayed at the Paris Salon by Franco-Brittanic Autos in October of 1961, and was...

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Rare Speciale Breaks Cover at Cavallino 26

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017

At the recent Cavallino Classic, one of the secret stars of the Saturday Concorso d’Eleganza was a long lost 330 GTC Speciale, s/n 8753, brought by that collector of unique and one-off Ferraris, Lee Herrington. Virtually nothing is known about the car, except that it is a basic 330 GTC but with many...

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RM Offers Rare Barchetta at Amelia Sale

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017

This sensational early 166 MM Barchetta, s/n 0058 M, possesses all of the critical attributes a collector would want in an even-numbered sports-racing Ferrari: rarity, period racing history in Italy and the United States, an extremely high level of originality, and a highly decorated show...

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A Car from SAIPA

Posted by on Feb 15, 2017

Here is Irishman William Robert (“Bobby”) Baird at Snetterton with his Ferrari 500 F2 car on May 30, 1953 at a race meeting organized on the Norfolk circuit by the West Essex Car Club. Baird’s Ferrari 500 (and also a Ferrari 250MM that he drove in the sports car race) were entered by S.A.I.P.A....

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Export Cabriolet Steals the Show at Cavallino

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017

Best of Show Gran Turismo at the recent 2017 Cavallino Classic Concorso d’Eleganza was won by the petit but by no means retiring 1951 212 Export Vignale Cabriolet, s/n 0110 E, brought by collector Peter Kalikow and restored by David Carte. Built for the Portuguese Ambassador in France, Jorge da...

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Ferrari Takes Well Deserved Win in Bathurst 12 Hour

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017

  The #88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari was among the frontrunners from the word go, up until a bizarre incident at one of the restarts. Craig Lowndes, leading from the #22 Mercedes-AMG, was hit by Craig Baird even before the cars crossed the starting line. The Ferrari spun into the gravel trap,...

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High Praise for the Marriage of Ferrari and Palm Beach

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017

As we return to the office from the 26th annual Palm Beach Cavallino Classic, we were delighted to find this very timely article from our friends at Sports Car Digest, whose photos and write-ups from the Cavallino Classic year after year always capture the beauty and unique qualities...

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SWB to be Previewed at 2017 Cavallino Classic

Posted by on Dec 29, 2016

RM Sotheby’s 2017 Amelia Island sale will feature one of the most thrilling offerings ever presented in Amelia Island auction history, as the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance announced a superb 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta and a 58-car private collection...

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His Master’s Voice

Posted by on Dec 24, 2016

Commendatore Enzo Ferrari, the Old Man as he was often called, is discussing a request by Peter Collins to modify the gear lever knob on the Ferrari 335 Sport which Collins will drive in the upcoming 1957 Mille Miglia with photographer Louis Klemantaski as his navigator....

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A Family Celebration

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016

Luigi Chinetti, in the dark leather jacket and sitting directly behind the flowers, seems well tired after winning the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps on July 10, 1949. On his right is his co-driver Jean Lucas while his wife Marion is to his left and his young son Luigi (later on known as...

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World Premiere of the Ferrari J50

Posted by on Dec 14, 2016

During a special celebration held at the National Art Center in Tokyo to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Ferrari in Japan, Ferrari revealed  a new strictly limited series of bespoke cars, the J50. The Ferrari J50 is a two-seater, mid-rear-engined roadster that marks a return to...

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Intercity Lines Named as Classic Partner

Posted by on Dec 10, 2016

The Cavallino Classic is pleased to announce that Intercity Lines is our new Exclusive Transporter Partner. Intercity has been bringing Ferraris and Classic Cars since the event started, and they have always been a regular part of the Cavallino Classic landscape. Behind the gleaming lines of...

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Inaugural Ferrari Classiche Concours at the Finali Mondiali

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016

On December 4, 2016, Ferrari was honored to hold the inaugural Ferrari Classiche Concours at the Daytona International Speedway during the Finali Mondiali, the first time for this incredible event in the USA. With 73 of cars entered into the Classiche Concours, the standards were extremely high...

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RM Sotheby’s Partners with Ferrari to Auction LaFerrari

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016

World’s largest collector car auction house partners with Ferrari to host exclusive auction of a unique LaFerrari  Built to benefit earthquake victims in Central Italy, a LaFerrari Coupé from Ferrari’s own collection will be auctioned December 3 during the Ferrari Finali Mondiali...

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Surtees and Ferrari

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016

John Surtees, the 1964 World Champion for Ferrari, sits in the Ferrari 158F1 practice car in the pits along the Monaco harbor front during practice for the Monaco Grand Prix which would take place on May 30, 1965. He would qualify fifth and then race with the older spec V8 car while his teammate...

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