$48.4 million sale of Ferrari 250 GTO shatters auction record


In front of an absolutely packed room in Monterey, the gavel finally came down on RM Sotheby’s big sale this year—a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO—to the tune of $48.4M. Now officially the most expensive car ever sold at auction, 250 GTO chassis no. 3413 adds a new notch to its belt, alongside an illustrious racing history that included nine wins in 1962 and a run at the Targa Florio with famed driver Phil Hill behind the wheel.

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