1949 Ferrari 166

Inter Coupe

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1949
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Silver over metallic blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Ferrari - Leggenda e Passione
May 17, 2009
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for 70 euros. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
Ferrari S.p.A.
Circuito di Fiorano
Via Villeneuve 23
41042 Fiorano
Maranello, Italia
€350.000-€425.000
Est. 110 bhp, 2,562 cc overhead-camshaft V-12 engine, five-speed manual gearbox, independent front suspension via A-arms, transverse leaf spring and hydraulic shocks, rigid rear axle with semi-elliptic leaf springs and hydraulic shocks, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 2,420 mm (95.3 in.)
Stabilimenti Farina, although of the same family, should not be confused with Pinin Farina, who did not start bodying Ferraris until 1952. Stabilimenti Farina was formed in 1910 and continued in business until 1953. The then-young Battista “Pinin” Farina worked there with his older brothers until 1930, when he fo