Coys Auction - Techno Classica Essen
Saturday 2 April 2011
Motor Cars 15:00
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Estimate: €28,000 - €35,000
Registration Number: EU Registered
Chassis Number: 51895
Ferrari took some time to come into the four seater market although Aston Martin, de Tomaso, Lamborghini and Maserati had established that there was a niche for such a car. When Ferrari did decide to make a real four-seat car, it seems to have shaken up Pininfarina.
Presented with the problem of styling a large car with a sporting pedigree, however, the Italian styling house pulled out all the stops. The result is timeless elegance; there are no other words as suitable to describe it. The model went through many phases, starting life as the 365 GT4 and ending as the 412i; it was as beautiful on the day it ended as on the day it first began.
This 400i has covered a total mileage of 9,982 miles from new. Always garaged and pampered throughout its life, this classic V12 Ferra