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Model

Bertone Ferrari 250 GT SWB #3269GT 1962
Bertone Ferrari 250 GT SWB #3269GT 1962
9.5/10 rating (4 votes)

Description

This Ferrari 250 GT SWB #3269GT is one of two Ferraris 250 GT to recieve bodywork by Bertone. Nuccio Bertone decided that he would dedicate the design to himself, because this special 250 GT SWB had to become his personal car. Bertone simply did not want to drive a Ferrari with anyone else's coachwork.

It was presented at the 1962 Geneva Motor Show and greatly admired. The aggressive lines of the bodywork were much commented on, with the details which show up the car's sporty personality: the double wedge-shaped radiator grille inspired by the Formula 1 Ferraris of the day, for instance. The unmistakable style and unusual distribution of balance, towards the rear of the car, give this Ferrari a brand new personality of its own.

Specifications

21.03.16
4562

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