1996 Ferrari F355

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1996
  • Mileage 
    33 000 mi / 53 109 km
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Chassis number 
    ZFFXR48C000106752
  • Engine number 
    44069
  • Lot number 
    417
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Rosso
  • Number of seats 
    2
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Delivered new on the 11/10/1996 by H.R. Owen, London to the first of four previous ownersOne of just 315 right-hand drive manual Spiders and finishedin Rossa Corsa with Nero leatherPatently well cared for, the car has been serviced 22 times and the cambeltchanged seven timesServiced and MOTd in August 2019 by JCT600 Ferrari at a cost of 3,000with two new front tyresShowing some 33,000 miles. Presented to auction with two keys, service book, reams ofinvoices and its leather tool kitThe Ferrari F355 Spider captured the imagination of the prosperous driving enthusiast of the 1990s and some 3,714 were delivered to the global market and, of these, just 315 were right-hand drivewith a manual gearbox. This right-hand drive, manual Spider was delivered in Rosso Corsa with aNero leather interior by H.R. Owen, London on October the 11th to the first of four previous owners.The current owner, our vendor, bought the car in June last year. A lifelong Porsche enthusiast he hadalways wanted a Ferrari and the car joined a substantial stable. With business commitments keeping himbusy, the Cavallino Rampante has only been sparingly exercised, covering less than ahundred miles. As a discerning enthusiast and keen to pass the car on in fine fettle, our vendorhas recently serviced the car and shod the front with two new tyres, adding to the impeccablemaintenance record kept by previous custodians:11/10/1996 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Pre-Delivery Inspection11/12/1996 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Initial Service08/02/1998 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service at 3,210 miles16/03/1999 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service and cambelt at 5,008 miles22/03/2000 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service at 7,301 miles15/02/2002 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service and cambelt at 10,022 miles28/01/2003 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service at 11,267 miles17/12/2003 H.R. Owen Ferrari, London Service at 12,413 miles20/02/2005 Rossa Corsa, London Service at 13,838 miles25/07/2005 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service and cambelt at 15,434 miles10/08/2005 JCT600 Ferrari, Leeds Service at 15,953 miles08/02/2006 JCT600 Ferrari, Leeds Service at 17,476 miles09/06/2006 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service and new clutch at 18,942 miles04/10/2007 Griffin Sportscars, Loughborough Service and cambelt at 23,327 miles06/04/2009 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service at 24,123 miles10/09/2010 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service at 25,264 miles13/02/2011 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service and cambelt at 25,279 miles30/05/2013 Nick Cartwright, Matlock Service at 27,466 miles27/03/2014 GT Cars, Chester Cambelt and geometry at 29,262 miles28/10/2015 GT Cars, Chester Service at 30,142 miles19/12/2016 GT Cars, Chester Service at 32,416 miles08/11/2017 Project Three Automotive, Manchester Cambelt at 32,416 miles29/08/2019 JCT600 Ferrari, Leeds Service at 32,900 milesPresented to auction in classic colours with two keys, leather toolkit and a superb maintenance history detailed within the history file, this Spider is a cut above the rest and ready to be enjoyed.