Car News 18 Mar 2016

Ferrari 250 GT California sells for $17.16m

This exquisite 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California Spider was recently sold by Gooding & Company for an astonishing $17,160,000 – setting a new record for a single lot sold at the Amelia Island auction.

The highly desirable ‘2871 GT’ spec car features closed headlights, and is largely in its original condition, having never been fully restored at any point.

Total sales at the Amelia Island auction were $60,162,150, with 69 of the 79 cars offered selling on the 11th March.