- Price: £299,950
- Body: Sports
- Transmission: Manual
- Fuel Type: Petrol
- Registered: 1978 (T)
- Doors: 2
- Engine Size: 4.9
- Colour: Red
About This Ferrari 512BB RHDVehicle
Finished in Rosso Corsa with Contrasting Nero Leather Interior, Contrasting Gold Wheels, Scuderia Shields, Stunning Example of Rare Ferrari.
Ordered through Maranello Concessionaires on 16 March 1978 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ order number 968.
Supplied in Rosso Chiaro with VM 8500 Black leather interior.
Originally maintained by Cooper Car Sales Ltd of Leicester Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ferrari agents at the time.
Second owner put little or no mileage on car (agent?)
With third owner maintenance moved to Modena Ferrari and Bob Houghton Ltd.
1988 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Up-rated brakes fitted by Bob Houghton Ltd.
1989 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ full body strip and re-paint.
Present owner has owned car since December 1998
Maintained by Neil Corns of Omega Motorsport
Prominent car in the Ferrari Owners' Club GB
"The 512 BB was announced at the 1976 Paris Salon, replacing the 365 GT4/BB, and continued in production until 1981 when it was replaced by the 512 BBi, on which fuel injection replaced the carburettors. A total of 929 examples were produced during this period in the chassis number range 19677 to 38487." With only 101 being produced for the UK RHD market. Chassis number 24477 has had 3 owners from new with the second owner being renowned Ferrari collector.
The BB has a fantastic history with Franchise dealers and more recently maintained by Neil's Corns of Omega Motorsport.