The demand for classic and rare Ferrari supercars is an intrigue that is on the rise, both in volume and the amount buyers are willing to pay. While the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO certainly blew minds when it changed hands for over $38 million at Pebble Beach this year, there were several other noteworthy Ferrari cars auctioned off as well.
Imagine having something like a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO in your garage. Now imagine having it as part of a collection of exotic cars. Many just imagine having that $38 million dollars to throw around. This Ferrari set a new record for most expensive auctioned car.
Collecting cars is an exquisite artform, and passionate participants in the enterprise are always on the prowl for a new piece to add further sparkle. It was clear at Pebble Beach that Ferrari collectors are a special breed, because so many models were available and eagerly rehomed.
Between Bonhams, Gooding and RM Auction houses, here are the top 10 most expensive cars sold at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance:
10. 1959 Ferrari 250 GT Series 1 cabriolet–$5,610,000 (Gooding)
9. 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Series 1 cabriolet–$6,820,000 (Bonhams)
8. 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Speciale Aerodinamica coupe–$6,875,000 (Bonhams)
7. 1965 Ford GTO prototype roadster–$6,930,000 (RM Auctions)
6. 1953 Ferrari 250 MM coupe–$7,260,000 (Bonhams)
5. 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 coupe–$10,175,000 (Bonhams)
4. 1964 Ferrari 250 LM coupe–$11,550,000 (RM Auctions)
3. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California SWB spider–$15,180,000 (Gooding)
2. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB/C Speciale coupe–$26,400,000 (RM Auctions)
1. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO coupe–$38,115,000 (Bonhams)
All but one of the top ten most expensive cars auctioned this year were a Ferrari, which is simply outstanding. The lone Ford sale broke up the spectacle of results!
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