The world’s most expensive car is at the center of a High Court battle between a dealer and an American collector, as a judge must decide who is entitled to the $48 million vehicle’s gearbox. Gregor Fisken, 55, a London classic supercar trader, bought the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO in October 2017 on the understanding that its missing original gearbox would be sourced. However, when the seller, Bernard Carl, a Washington lawyer, failed to hand over the part, Mr Fisken sued for breach of contract.
Monterey Car Week 2019 is over, with sales totaling $246 million — down from 2018’s $375 million total. These auction houses have released preliminary totals.
A 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta will cross the block at no reserve during RM Sotheby’s August 15-17 Monterey Auction.
An opportunistic car "collector" used a test drive to make off with a Ferrari worth $2.2million.