Lot 151

2013   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2013

1957 Ferrari 500 TRC

Coachwork by The Style of Carrozzeria Scaglietti

SOLD $3,080,000

Estimate

$1,500,000 - $2,300,000

Chassis

0690 MDTR

Car Highlights

One of Only 19 Examples Originally Produced

Among the Most Beautiful Racing Cars Ever Designed

3rd in Class and 12th Overall in the 1957 Mille Miglia

Participant in the 1958 Cuban Grand Prix

Well-Documented Provenance with One Owner from 1985

Expertly Restored During the Late 1980s by Neil Twyman

Presented in 1958 Scuderia Cuba Livery

Accompanied by the Original Gearbox from 0708 MDTR

Outstanding in Presentation and Ready to Show, Tour, and Enjoy

Documented by Noted Ferrari Historian Marcel Massini

Technical Specs

2,953 CC SOHC Tipo 128F V-12 Engine

Six Weber 38 DCN Twin-Choke Carburetors

Estimated 300 BHP at 7,200 RPM

4-Speed Manual Gearbox

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Wishbone and Coil-Spring Front Suspension

Live Rear Axle with Coil Springs

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that the engine currently fitted in this car is not engine number 0935, as was stated in the catalogue. As stated accurately in the catalogue, the current engine is an early outside plug 250 unit with internal number 1586/62E that has been re-stamped with the car’s chassis number, 0690.

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