Can a classic Ferrari be enough to restore one’s faith in the world?
In the case of this majestic 275 GTB Long-Nose — the answer is a firm Yes.
Or, considering its original license plates and title wearing Haiti plates — “We!”
Owned by the globally-chic Albert Silvera of Paris, Port-Au-Prince and Miami — this 275 GTB deserved every penny of its sale price.
1965 Ferrari 275 GTB Long Nose Alloy
Quite Possibly the Ultimate Road-Going 275 GTB
Desirable Alloy Coachwork with Numerous Bespoke Custom Features
Factory Equipped with Six-Carburetor Intake and SNAP Exhaust Extractors
Low-Mileage Example with a Fascinating, Well-Documented Provenance
Complete with Books, Tools, Massini Report, and Ferrari Classiche Certification
- 3,285 CC Tipo 213 SOHC V-12 Engine
- Six Weber 40 DCN/2 Carburetors
- 300 BHP at 7,600 RPM
- 5-Speed Manual Transaxle
- 4-Wheel Vacuum-Assisted Dunlop Disc Brakes
- 4-Wheel Independent Suspension with Wishbones and Coil-Over Shock Absorbers
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