LOT #725 – 2020 Ford GT Carbon Series
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – March 25, 2022Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, will feature an impressive selection of late-model luxury supercars and sports cars selling with No Reserve during the 2022 Palm Beach Auction, April 7-9, at the South Florida Fairgrounds. A trio of Ford exotics will cross the block, including the 2018 Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition (Lot #732) with 295 actual miles from John Staluppi’s Cars of Dreams Collection and a Frozen White 2020 Ford GT Carbon Series, the second 2020 GT model to sell at a Barrett-Jackson auction.
Lot #732 – 2018 Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition
“Late-model supercars were among our most sought-after collector cars during our Scottsdale Auction in January with several fetching over $1 million,” said Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson. “The appeal of these vehicles goes much deeper than just their visceral beauty and design as many of them have an illustrious heritage that spans generations, from iconic moments in motorsports history to current Formula One racing. I’m sure our selection of supercars, like John Staluppi’s 2018 Ford Heritage Edition that pays tribute to the 1967 Le Mans victory by Ford, will produce some of our best auction moments in Palm Beach.”
Three Ford GTs, all selling at No Reserve in Palm Beach, include a limited-edition 2020 Carbon Series Edition (Lot #725). A true street-legal race car, the Frozen White GT is chassis #40 and features upgraded Dark Energy leather interior. Capable of producing 660 horsepower from the EcoBoost V6 engine, this Ford GT is a one-owner supercar with only 242 actual miles. Lot #726 is a 2006 Ford GT and is one of 541 finished in Tungsten Gray Metallic with racing stripes over the top of the clear coat. It is powered by a 5.4-liter supercharged V8 engine mated to a 6-speed manual transmission with 11,385 actual miles.
From John Staluppi’s Cars of Dreams Collection, the 2018 Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition (Lot #732) celebrates the 1967 Le Mans-winning GT40 Mark IV race car driven by Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt. One of 250 produced in 2018, it is finished in a gloss Race Red exterior with white stripes and an exposed carbon package. It also sports the Frozen White No. 1 hood and door graphics with red brake calipers and silver rearview mirror caps completing the look.
“Vehicles like these have a way of making our hearts beat just a little faster when we hear their beautiful exhaust notes,” said Steve Davis, president of Barrett-Jackson. “Their appeal reaches across generations of collectors and enthusiasts who appreciate superb performance and design. I’m excited about the supercars and sports cars we already have consigned for our Palm Beach Auction and look forward to the energy in the arena when they cross the auction block with No Reserve.”
Finished in Arancio Borealis orange, a 2008 Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera (Lot #691) is one of only 172 produced. It is powered by a 5.0-liter V10 engine producing 523 horsepower and is mated to a 6-speed e-gear automated manual transmission operated with paddle shifters. The black Alcantara interior with orange stitching features manually adjustable Superleggera sport seats, automatic running climate-control system, touchscreen infotainment system, carbon-fiber interior trim finishes, and carbon-fiber dashboard trim and full carbon-fiber door finishes. Lot #679 is a 2005 Lamborghini Gallardo finished in Giallo Halys. Included as part of the select offering from the George Shinn Collection, this Lamborghini is powered by a 5.0-liter V10 engine paired to a 6-speed automatic e-gear transmission with 13,602 actual miles.
Lot 691.1 – 1990 Ferrari Testarossa
Several Ferraris will also cross the block during the Palm Beach Auction, including a 2010 model 599 GTB Fiorano (Lot #690.1). Finished in Rosso Fiorano, it is powered by a 6.0-liter V12 engine producing 612 horsepower backed by a 6-speed F1-SuperFast paddle-shift transmission with auto-shift. A highly optioned 2010 Ferrari California (Lot #690) is finished in Blue Mirabeau metallic paint over a Cuoio Italian leather interior with a retractable hardtop will also cross the auction block with No Reserve. It is powered by a 4.3-liter V8 engine producing 453 horsepower and mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The interior features factory navigation, power-adjustable heated seats and exterior mirrors, xenon headlamps, Scuderia shields, yellow rev counter, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and center console gauges.
Also selling with No Reserve in Palm Beach is a
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Published Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2022 16:12:58 +0000