1961 Ferrari Modena 250 GT California Spyder (1 of 32 Made)
Price: - Item location: Sonora, California, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Ferrari
- Model: California
- SubModel: Modena
- Type: Convertible
- Trim: 250 GT Spyder
- Year: 1961
- Mileage: 9,932
- VIN: SOS 300443 ILL
- Color: Black
- Engine size: V-8
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Red
- Drive side: Left-hand drive
- Options: Convertible
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1961 Ferrari California 250 GT SpyderOh Yeah!!!! Born elegant and made famous by the hit movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off", this 1961 Modena Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder is absolutely stunning!
This beautiful Modena Design Ferrari is 1 of only 32 re-released 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California Spyders made and are highly sought after by Ferrari collectors and auto enthusiasts around the world.
THIS IS NOT A KIT CAR! This stunning classic was hand built by Modena Design & Development in the El Cajon, CA facility.In the early 1980s California entrepreneurs Neil Glassmoyer and Mark Goyett founded Modena Design and Development in El Cajon to manufacture the Modena Spyder California, a Ferrari 250 GT Spyder-based sports car that far exceeded the quality and finish of other independent offerings of the time to be used in the 1980's hit movie "Ferris Bueller's Day Off".
The Modena Design Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder is so exact to the original, Ferrari sued Modena Design and won a cease and desist order. Therefore, only 32 of these rare beauties were produced making them very rare and highly collectible.
Unless you have 15 Million Dollars for the real thing, there are no others which compare to the Modena Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder. Modena Design won the hand crafted automobile award the year their spyders were produced! Further, with the limited production due to the cease and desist order, the values of the Modena Ferrari 250 GT California Spyders have been rising and will continue to rise. With only 32 made, the Modena Ferrari is highly sought after, highly collectible and will continue to be a great investment!
This Ferrari Modena 250 GT Californa Spyder comes with the original sales brochure and build sheets (see photos)! Do not get taken for a fake!!! This is a true Modena Design Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder!
As for the specifics of this vehicle:
Frame: Multi-tube backbone type, .120 Mild Steel, jig assembled, mig weldedEngine: Ford 5.0 Litre O.H.V. V-8Transmission: Four Speed ManualFront Suspension: A arm, lower control arm and strut, adjustable coil over shocksRear Suspension: Solid axle, four link with Panhard rod, adjustable coil over shocksSteering: Rack and pinionBrakes Front: 11" vented disc, semi-metallic padsBrakes Rear: 10" drum, semi-metallic shoesWheelbase: 102.3"Track (F/R): 57"/57"Length: 173"Width: 68"Height: 50"Curb Weight: 2,450 lbsWeight Distribution: 50/50Fuel Capacity: 24 Gallons
Mileage (actual): 9932
Final notes: The title is clean and clear in my name. If you do not have the funds for the vehicle, do not waste my time. The buyer is responsible for all costs associated with pickup and/or transport of the vehicle. I can deliver in the western states for an additional cost. If the buyer arranges their own transport of the vehicle, I will help with the transport. I will sell internationally. Deposit due on purchase via PayPal. Remaining balance will need to be in cash, check with a hold or wire transfer.
If you have any questions or would like additional information, you can feel free to contact me at (209) 559-4982. Thank you. Eric.