1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso by Copley Motorcars
- May 13, 2018
- Posted by Marc Enger
1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso, Serial Number 4513 GT, Engine Number 4467 GT with numero interno 1448/73 E, the 57th of 350 250 GT/L built by Carrozzeria Scaglietti and designed by Pinin Farina.
3.0 litre Colombo V12 engine, 4 speed gearbox, disc brakes at all 4 corners, delivered new July 1963 by official Ferrari dealer Garage de Montchoisy SA of Geneva, Switzerland, then in the Matsuda Collection in Japan for 20 some years until coming to the USA in 2002, color changed once in the States from its original Azzurro to Argento as seen today, fully documented by Ferrari historian, Marcel Massini, who reports the original engine was sold off in Switzerland in the 1970s to be used in a 250 SWB, 4513 GT now fitted with Lusso engine 4467 GT, Borrani wire wheels with knock-off hubs, Ferrari Factory Red Book Classiche Certified, fresh servicing at marque specialist, Boston Sportscar, extraordinary in appearance and driveablity over five decades ago and equally so today, the 250 GT Lusso the very last Ferrari to wear the 250 moniker.
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