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Little Classics News: 10 August 2015

Record Sale for Classic Ferrari F40 in Germany

Coys 1992 Ferrari F40

A 1992 Ferrari F40 was sold on Saturday night (8th August) for a record €1.12 million (over £790k) at Coys auction at the 43rd AVD Oldtimer Grand Prix inNurburgring, Germany.

Chris Routledge, Managing Partner at Coys, said: “The record Ferrari F40 is a remarkable achievement which we are really happy with. This is one of the last privately owned, one owner from new F40s in the world and we were entrusted with its sale by the Italian family who bought it.”

Coys 1992 Ferrari F40

He added: “For such an important car to come to the market, it created interest from around the world and was in the end sold to a delighted German buyer, followed by a round of applause in the auction room.”

Other notable results include a 1937 BMW 328 Roadster (below), which was sold for €562,000, a 2000 Ford GT for €227,000, a 2003 Ferrari 360 for €182,000 and another record price of €145,000 for a 1971 Lamborghini Espada SII.

1937 BMW 328 Roadster

Coys auction activity continues at the Porsche Classics at the Castle at the Hedingham Castle in Essex, United Kindgom, on 6th September.


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