1973 Ferrari 365

GTB/4 Daytona

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1973
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Interior colour 
    Beige
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

This 365 GTB/4 – more commonly known as a Daytona, after the Italian firms podium sweep at the 1967 Daytona 24 hours – is one of the 158 UK, Right Hand Drive examples built by Ferrari.

Produced by Ferrari in September 1973 and Supplied through Maranello Concessionaires Ltd, Chassis 16833 was originally finished in Rosso Cordoba Metallizzato with Beige interior the latter of which the car still retains. The car is importantly a full matching numbers example retaining its original engine, axle and body as confirmed by Tony Willis of The Maranello Concessionaires Archive.

Presented with a superb history the original Warranty Card is on file, noting the first three services performed along with invoices detailing the constant servicing start in December 1973, and continue through to the present day. The mileage showing on the odometer of 41,957 is believed to be correct, and is supported by the invoicing history. Ownership history is known from new, with the most recent service completed in August of this year.

This is a superbly maintained, unrestored example of the mighty Daytona, and drives exceptionally well.