retro cars, retro rally, historical rally, motorsport, autosport, racing, retro racing, ретро ралли, ралли, историческое ралли, автоспорт, гонки, исторические автомобили

Ferrari 288 GTO tops RM Sotheby’s sales in Paris

On February 2, in Paris, the first European auction of RM Sotheby’s in 2022 was held. 72 lots were put up for sale, 91% of which found new owners. The total amount of the sale was 25 million euros.

The most expensive lot sold was a 1985 Ferrari 288 GTO sold for 3,464,375 euros (a new record for this model, ed. note). One of the 272 cars created at the Maranello plant has traveled just over 9,000 kilometers in its entire history.

 In second place is the eponymous model Ferrari F50, created for the half-century anniversary of the Italian brand. One of the most coveted supercar models of the 90s went under the hammer for 3,436,250 euros.

Closed the top three is another representative of the Italian car industry — Ferrari 275 GTB / 4 from Scaglietti 1966 release. The first production car Ferrari, equipped with a twelve-cylinder V-engine with four overhead camshafts, was sold for 2,367,500 euros.

Bugatti EB110 GT (1994) and Ferrari 250 GT/L Berlinetta Lusso by Scaglietti (1964), sold for 1,805,000 and 1,186,250 euros, are on the fourth and fifth lines according to the results of the auction.