Retromobile 2012: 50 years Ferrari 250 GTO. This year’s Retromobile do not do things by halves. In addition to hosting for the first time the department of France Porsche Classic, the event celebrates the anniversaries including the 50th anniversary of the Ferrari 250 GTO.
Ferrari is probably one of the few manufacturers who still offer models capable of auto enthusiasts dream. Among them we find the famous Ferrari 250 GTO.
This beautiful Italian made his debut in 1960. Since then it has continued to drool all who crossed its path. Famous for its looks and its suspension, its name is inspired by cubing cylinder 250 cm3 each, and GTO to Grand Turismo Omologato.
Participated in many competitions. It began in 1962 with 12 hours of Sebring. This debut marked the spirits as the Italian finished ahead of a Testa Rossa, designed specifically for the race.
Expensive, like all Ferrari, its value has increased steadily over the years. Especially since only 36 copies were produced. In the latter, equipped with 3-liter V12, we must add three very rare which embed a 4 liter V12.