The classic sports car with the iconic shape of the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO became the most expensive car sold at the famous auction house RM Sotheby Monterey in August 2018. This car is full of racing history and victory, no wonder the bid price is up to 45 million US dollars. This is a phenomenal price for a car. This car is much in demand by collectors, history records that 250 GTO has claimed nearly 300 racing wins in the world.
1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Picts Gallery
The 250 GTO being auctioned is the third model of 36 products with the chassis number 3413 GT. Interestingly, the original engine, gearbox and rear axle, still maintained. Likewise with the Body Series II manufacturer which was installed by Carrozzeria Scaglietti, in 1964.
Dr. Greg Whitten, a former Microsoft software architect, has been the owner of this super-expensive car since 2000, he is one of the world’s foremost Ferrari collectors. Under its ownership, GTO has fought in classic car events all over the world for the past 20 years, as well as 4 GTO anniversary tours.