Category:1955 Ferrari 857 Sport s/n 0588M

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1955 Ferrari 857 Sport chassis #0588M.

According to the Forza Magazine,[1] it was

  • delivered new to a John Edgar, who ran a racing team, was successfully driven by Jack McAfee and Caroll Shelby.
  • in 1966 owned by Andy Warhol. Color: Yellow.[2]
  • in the 80s owned by Luigi Rezzonico Pindemonte, Conte di Castelbarco (1909–94), an ex-racing driver in the 1930s.[3]
  • around 1998 sold to Corrado Cupellini og Bergamo, and then immediately again, sold to french Ferrari collector Jean-Claude Bajol (1934–2011) of Toulouse.
  • was the only "survivor" vehicle in Bajols collection, when a nearby warehouse exploded
  • purchased by DK Engineering in november 2010 and restored

Auctioned to Leslie Wexner in 2012 for USD 6,27 million.[4]

References[edit]

  1. William Edgar, Reunited in forza-mag.com on April 13, 2012.
  2. 0588M in barchetta.cc.
  3. Luigi Castelbarco at historicracing.com, last accessed on August 21, 2018.
  4. 1955 Ferrari 857 Sport by goodingco.com, last accessed on August 21, 2018.

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