Ferrari Enzo – 2003

Ferrari Enzo - 2003

RM Sotheby’s
Place Vauban
Parijs – Paris
Frankrijk – France
February 2019

Estimated : € 1.850.000 – 2.000.000

Instantly becoming the most desirable automobile on sale from the moment it was introduced in 2002, the Enzo put competitors like Porsche and Lamborghini on notice, showing that Ferrari was still king when it came to hypercars. Using the best possible technology derived directly from the company’s highly successful Formula One program, the Enzo brought race car performance to a platform suitable for use on the road by the privileged few. Its performance was truly sensational, and it could sprint from a standstill to 100 km/h in 3.6 seconds, leading onwards to a top speed of 350 km/h.

Any Enzo is a rare and desirable car, but this particular example certainly stands out from the pack. While the majority of Enzos were painted in traditional Rosso Corsa, some cars were painted other … Read More

Ferrari LaFerrari – 2015

Ferrari LaFerrari - 2015

Type F150
Chassis n° ZFF76ZHB000206834

With a limited edition of just 499 cars, Ferrari’s technological tour de force was first introduced in 2013. Powered by a 950 bhp hybrid V12, the LaFerrari has a top speed of over 217 mph and can travel from 0-62 mph in less than 3 seconds.

London Concours 2018
Class : Hyperfast
Honourable Artillery Company
London
England – United Kingdom
June 2018

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Oh the joys of the open road!

Oh the joys of the open road!

Timeline of motoring history 1940 – 2008

1940
Car production in Britain is put on hold as most factories go over to munitions production.

The German Luftwaffe destroys the centre of Coventry.

Oldsmobile and Cadillac offer the first fully automatic transmission.

Enzo Ferrari leaves Alfa Romeo to establish Auto-Avio Costruzioni Ferrari.

In Japan, Toyo Kogyo produces its first passenger car.

1941
Lord Austin dies aged 74

Louis Chevrolet dies aged 63. He is buried at Indianapolis, scene of his greatest racing victories.

Packard are the first car manufacturer to offer air conditioning.

Chrysler introduces the Fluid Drive transmission, a manual transmission with a fluid coupling instead of a clutch.

1943
American passenger car production falls to just 139 vehicles as war production requirements take over.

1944
Volvo focus on occupant safety with the introduction of a safety cage.

Louis Renault is arrested and imprisoned for collaborating with the Germans. He … Read More