Tag Archives: ferrari

  • The 10 Most Expensive Cars Ever Sold At Auction

    The most expensive American car ever sold at auction, number 6 on the world list—1968 Ford GT40. Once belonged to Steve McQueen.

    It doesn't cost anything to enjoy reading about and seeing pictures of truly classic cars. But if you want to actually own one, you need deep pockets...very deep pockets!

    Here are the 10 most expensive cars sold at auction.

    1. 1936 Bugatti Type 57C Atlantic – $43.7 million (2010)
    2. 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO – $19.4 million (2010)
    3. 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa – $16.39 million (2011)
    4. 1931 Bugatti Royale Kellner Coupe – $14.9 million (1987)
    5. 1936 Mercedes 540K – $11.7 million (2012)
    6. 1968 Ford GT40 – $11 million (2012)
    7. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB – $9.5 million (2008)
    8. 1931 Bugatti Royale Berline – $8.9 million (1986)
    9. 1929 ‘Birkin’ Bentley 4-1/2 litre – $7.9 million (2012)
    10. 1962 Ferrari 330 TRI/LM – $7.7 million (2009)

    For details about each car, see the entire article at pursuitist.com.

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  • 11 Minutes Of Ferrari and The Stelvio Pass

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    Ferrari 459 Spider.

    Ferrari

    This blog article is not about restoring a headlight or removing rust from frame rails.

    It's simply an invitation to drive a Ferrari 458 Spider through Northern Italy's Stelvio Pass Road, thought by many to be "The Greatest Driving Road in Europe".

    Well, you won't actually be "driving"...more like "watching". Car and Driver's YouTube channel has a breathtaking video of their European correspondent, Jethro Bovingdon, putting that beast of a Ferrari through its paces as it takes on the 48 hairpin turns through the gorgeous Stelvio Pass.

    Turn up the volume, maximize the screen and enjoy the rush! The journey begins here.

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