Lot 47

2018   |   Amelia Island Auctions 2018

1952 Ferrari 212 Europa Cabriolet

Coachwork by Ghia

SOLD $1,600,000

Estimate

$1,800,000 - $2,200,000

Chassis

0233 EU

Engine

0233 EU

Car Highlights

Late-Production 212 Europa with Striking Carrozzeria Ghia Coachwork

Displayed at the Geneva and Torino Auto Shows in 1952

Originally Owned by Influential Italian Publisher Gianni Mazzocchi

Remarkable Barn Find, Painstakingly Restored over Six Years

Platinum Award and Restoration Cup Recipient at the 2018 Cavallino Classic

Technical Specs

2,563 CC SOHC 60º V-12 Engine

Three Weber 36 DCF5 Carburetors

170 BHP at 6,500 RPM

5-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Coil-Spring Suspension

Rear Live Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that Robert Coppersmith was not a former owner of this vehicle, as stated in the catalogue, but was the grandson of former owner Donald Hopson. Online bidding is not available for this vehicle.

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