Lot 71

2012   |   Amelia Island Auction 2012

1951 Ferrari 212 Inter Coupe

Coachwork by Touring

SOLD $1,375,000

Estimate

$1,300,000 - $1,600,000

Chassis

0143 E

Engine

0143 E, Body No. 3467

Car Highlights

Eligible for the Finest Automotive Events Including the Mille Miglia, Villa d’Este and Colorado Grand

Displayed at Cavallino, Pebble Beach and Amelia Island

Tested in the September 1953 Issue of Motor Sport

Meticulously Researched Ownership History

Elegant Touring Coachwork in Original Blue Livery

Used by Hawthorn for Practice at the 1953 Mille Miglia

Factory-Upgraded Triple Carburetor Arrangement

Matching-Numbers and Ferrari Classiche Certified

Documented by Ferrari Historian Marcel Massini

Technical Specs

2,562 CC SOHC 60o V-12 Engine

Triple Weber 36 DCF Carburetors

154 BHP at 6,500 RPM

5-Speed Manual Gearbox 4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Double-Wishbone Front Suspension with Transverse Leaf Springs

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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