Coys Auction - Grand Prix, Competition, Touring & Rally Cars and Collectors' Items
National Exhibition Centre
B40 1NT UK
Saturday 10th January 2009
The Ferrari 365 GTB/4 ‘Daytona‘ is one of the most significant models in the history of the World‘s most famous car company. As well as revolutionising the company‘s styling, the Daytona was the most powerful road car the company had produced at that time, and would sell in large numbers around the world. Even today, the car is an Icon in performance car terms, and one to which Ferrari owe much of their reputation as the builders of the greatest road cars. The Daytona came at a time when Ferrari were dominant in Sports car racing with their sports prototypes, and the road cars the company developed were increasingly distanced from their racing cars, with the associated improvements in reliability and creature comforts.
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