Ferrari 250 GT LWB Cal Spider Prototype

The 1957 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Prototype, part of the Gooding & Company Pebble Beach Auction on August 18 & 19, 2012.

-The first pre-production California Spider ever built, launching the most iconic series of sports cars in history

-This car is one of the finest, most collectible blue chip automobiles of the post-war era

-As the prototype California Spider, this car has many unique one-off features that never carried over into any of the production models

-Winner of the 1961 De Diego Trophy in Puerto Rico

-Matching-numbers, Ferrari Classiche certified

-Coachwork by Scaglietti, finished in rosso

-Chassis No. 0769 GT/Engine No. 0769 GT

Source: Gooding & Company
Photo Credit: Mathieu Heurtault.

Gallery: Ferrari 250 GT LWB Cal Spider Prototype