Ferraris will gallop into Mecum Monterey 2015, with more than 25 of the high-end Italian marque’s fine machines on offer at Mecum Auction’s annual Daytime Auction held Aug. 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa – Del Monte Golf Course in Monterey, Calif.
Some of Maranello’s valuable creations offered at Mecum Monterey 2015 include:
• 1968 Ferrari 330 GTS (Lot S101); S/N 10913; Estimate: $3-3.5 million
– A superb silver V12 Ferrari convertible formerly owned by casino magnate and Western U.S. Ferrari distributor Bill Harrah.
• 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB ‘Short Nose’ (Lot S91); S/N 6563; Estimate: $2.75-3.25 million
– This lovely silver 275 GTB features a rare Carello reverse light, “Starburst” alloy wheels and a notched steering wheel.
• 1964 Ferrari 250 GT/L ‘Lusso’ (Lot S85); S/N 5817; Estimate: $2.25-2.75 million
– This pristine light-blue Lusso with the lovely Kamm tail treatment is a matching-numbers black-plate California car.
• 1989 Ferrari F40 (Lot S77); S/N 00080727; Estimate: $1.2-1.5 million
– Finished in red, the F40 is perhaps the last Ferrari supercar that conveys a throwback analog experience in our modern, digital world; this example sports just 8,917 kilometers.
• 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona (Lot S89); S/N 15757; Estimate: $1-1.2 million
– A beautiful red example of the traditional front-engined V12 Ferrari legend.
• 1973 Ferrari Dino 246 GTS (Lot S55); S/N 07134; Estimate: $350,000-425,000
– A lithe and stylish red sports car that serves as the namesake for Enzo Ferrari’s beloved son Alfredino.
• 2011 Ferrari 599 GTB Alonso Final Edition (Lot S49); S/N B0187131; Estimate: $300,000-350,000
– Carrying a 611 horsepower V12, this red rocket honors former Ferrari Formula One ace Fernando Alonso.
• 2013 Ferrari 458 Italia (Lot S110); S/N D0189375; Estimate $270,000-300,000
– A red version of the modern exotic that has been bestowed with the title of “best car in the world” by multiple automotive magazines.
• 1986 Ferrari Testarossa (Lot S56); S/N G0063631; Estimate Available Upon Request
– This is the original white Testarossa driven by Don Johnson on the television series “Miami Vice.”
• 1989 Ferrari 328 GTS (Lot S99); S/N 00081897; Estimate: $275,000-325,000
– With only 1,269 kilometers on the odometer, this yellow 328 GTS is one of the lowest-mileage examples in the world.
• 2003 Ferrari 575M (Lot S32); S/N 30130836; Estimate: $375,000-500,000
– A shimmering red example of the 575M with the Fiorano handling package and a 6-speed gated shifter.
To view the complete list of Ferraris available at Monterey or to register as a bidder, visit Mecum.com. Bidder registration is $100 and can be completed in advance online or on-site at the auction. The Mecum Daytime Auction in Monterey is open to buyers, sellers and spectators with general admission tickets available at the gate for $25; children 12 and younger are admitted at no charge. Portions of the auction will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network with a stream of the entire event presented on Mecum’s website. For more details on the auction, to consign a vehicle or to register as a bidder for this and all Mecum auctions, visit www.mecum.com or call (262) 275-5050.
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The Daytime Auction – Mecum Monterey 2015
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa
Del Monte Golf Course
1 Old Golf Course Rd.
Monterey, CA 93940
August 13-15, 2015
Admission: $25 per person, per day; children 12 and younger receive complimentary admission
Preview: Gates open daily at 8 a.m.
Auction: Vehicles begin Thursday at 10 a.m. and Friday and Saturday at 11 a.m.; Road Art will be offered daily 30 minutes prior to the vehicles
TV Broadcast Schedule: Thursday, Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m. (SDD); Friday, Aug. 14, 4-9 p.m. (SDD); Saturday, Aug. 15, 9:30 a.m.-noon (Delayed) and 3:30-6 p.m. (SDD); Sunday, Aug. 16, 4-8 p.m. (NDD); and Thursday, Aug. 20, 5-7 p.m. (Delayed)
(All times Pacific)