Reality TV World Show Updates   People News   TV Ratings News   Entertainment News   RealityTVDB   POP Hollywood   Spoiler News
Features & Interviews   Sexy Social Pics of the Day   Things to Know Profiles   Message Boards   Shows Listing

HOME > OTHER ENTERTAINMENT NEWS > Quirky NEWS

1967 Ferrari sells for a record $27.5 million


UPI News Service, 08/19/2013 

A 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S N.A.R.T. Spider, one of the world's rarest cars, sold for a record $27.5 million at a California auction.

ADVERTISEMENT
The RM Auctions bidding began Saturday in Monterey at $10 million and landed at $27.5 million, the most paid for any car at a U.S. public sale and a world record sale for a Ferrari, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.

The car was one of only 10 ever produced and had only ever belonged to a single family.

Eddie Smith Jr., whose father obtained the car in 1968, addressed the crowd before the auction began.

"This is a bittersweet moment for us," Smith said. "Ferraris came and went, but this one never went, thank God. We enjoyed it as a family for 45 years."

The identity of the winner bidder was not revealed.


Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.




Copyright 2013 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any repr










Take Our User Survey





Page generated Sat Sep 24, 2016 23:58 pm in 1.3760740756989 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed



Page fetched in 1.3942430019379 seconds