1965 ferrari california




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  • In the new issue of Top Gear magazine, new TG telly host Chris Evans heralds the Ferrari California Spider as 'the most beautiful car ever.

    Ferrari GT SWB California Spider, price $m (£m at today's exchange rate) – Ferrari made just 56 examples of the GT.

    That's the rosso corsa Ferrari GT SWB California Spider “borrowed” from Cameron's dad. Today seems like the perfect day to share.

    1965 ferrari california

    1965 ferrari california

    As one of only about 37 covered headlamp examples, it is, unquestionably, one of the most desirable open top GT cars ever made and is equally as rare as its mighty sibling, the GTO. After it was rebuilt, it wound up in a Planet Hollywood in Minnesota until that restaurant closed, at which time it was sent to another Planet Hollywood in Cancun. It was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in October and quickly began selling and racing. Refresh the Autoblog page you were viewing.

    1965 ferrari california

    1965 ferrari california

    1965 ferrari california

    1965 ferrari california

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    You still haven't turned off your adblocker or whitelisted our site. It only takes a few seconds. Barn finds arise from time to time, bearing undiscovered treasures hidden away in some shed for decades before being unearthed and brought to the auction block. But few have ever compared to the Baillon Collection. And now its liquidation is complete, bringing in millions in sales on the back of frenzied bidding.

    Discovered just months ago, the Baillon Collection comprised some vehicles said to have been rescued from the crusher by one Roger Baillon, a French transport magnate who intended to eventually put the cars on display in a museum. Unfortunately that never came to pass, but when the cars were found in sheds on his estate in rural France, the world took notice. In dire condition and in need of much TLC, 59 of the cars those worth selling were consigned to the auctioneers at Artcurial , which just handled their sale during the Retromobile classic car show this weekend in Paris.

    1965 ferrari california

    The highest price was fetched by a rare Ferrari GT SWB California Spider with the highly desirable covered headlights found in the barn under a pile of old magazines. Show full PR text. Almost people registered to bid in the sale, with another connected to the Artcurial Live Bid platform to bid online.

    News of the Baillon Collection has travelled around the world. International buyers came together in one room to pay homage to Roger Baillon. This triumph demonstrates the universal passsion for the automobile. This is a significant collection that has enjoyed a significant success.

    All eyes have been on Paris and Artcurial, the leading French auction house, that has had the privilege of offering this group of cars. We have been amazed by the response around the world to the announcement of the discovery of the Baillon Collection.

    1965 ferrari california

    These beautiful vehicles have become works of art in their own right. They now go to join private collections and museums around the world, to have another life. Enthusiasts from around the world made their way to Paris, with close to 30 nationalities represented, to celebrate the history of the automobile, in the largest ever collectors' car sale held in France.

    During the course of the sale, the auction house set 10 world record auction prices: Without a doubt the most exciting moment of the afternoon was the appearance of the uncontested star of the sale, the Ferrari GT SWB California Spider, arriving on the stand as the room plunged into darkness. This is the highest bid in Artcurial's history. Pierre Novikoff, specialist in the Artcurial Motorcars department said: The Baillon discovery has been an incredible adventure.

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