• September 23, 2023

Immaculate South African-Owned Ferrari F50 Offered To A New Proprietor In The United States

This can be a unhappy day for petrolheads in South Africa however a party for native boutique dealership Status Marques after promoting an immaculate Ferrari F50 to a collector in the US.

Previous to the automobile leaving our shores, there have been simply 3 examples of the very particular automobile however this one used to be essentially the most particular of all of them.

It used to be at the beginning imported and registered in SA by means of TAKMotors in 1996, the professional Ferrari agent on the time. It loved a pampered existence till 2012 when it used to be bought to its 2d caretaker having handiest coated 4900 km in 16 years. The second one caretaker used it much more sparingly and handiest coated 520 km in ten years of possession. Irrespective of the gap coated the automobile won regimen upkeep and not using a expense spared. Maximum particularly being a provider and gasoline cellular alternative in 2022. This situation has the bottom mileage and is essentially the most unique of the 3. Dressed in its unique tyres, accompanied by means of its flight case together with an unique soft-top roof that hasn’t ever been used.

The Ferrari F50 used to be constructed to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Ferrari. It featured an F1-derived V12 engine and used to be the one guide, V12 anniversary style constructed by means of Maranello. With a complete manufacturing run of 349 gadgets, it is among the rarest Ferraris ever produced. In a virtual global, the F50 is as analogue as they get. No energy guidance, no ABS, no traction keep watch over.

Even if the sale worth is probably not disclosed, we will be able to ascertain that that is the 2d costliest automobile ever bought in South Africa at the back of a McLaren F1 in 2020.

We want to congratulate our pals from Status Marques on concluding this kind of huge sale and hope to peer some photographs of this magnificent system from Maranello from around the pond.