“Race Through the Decades” Celebrates 60 Years of Ferrari in the U.S.A.



On Sunday, October 12, Ferrari will commemorate its 60th Anniversary in the U.S. with “Race Through the Decades: 1954–2014,” a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans, collectors and owners alike to see one of the finest collections of classic and racing Ferraris ever assembled. Hosted on Rodeo Drive by Ferrari’s Chairman, Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, this exhibition will be free and open to the public, and will feature the cars that have created the legend of Ferrari in the United States.

Race Through the Decades will also set the stage for the global premiere of a spectacular, exclusive new car dedicated to collectors in the United States.

“Beverly Hills is proud to help celebrate 60-years of Ferrari in America by hosting this world-class event,” said Lili Bosse, Mayor of Beverly Hills. “We invite all of our City’s residents and visitors to join us for the exciting Race Through the Decades: 1954–2014 exhibition.”

Ferraris to be displayed include:

– Icons made famous on television including the Ferrari 308 GTS (“Magnum P.I.) and Testarossa (“Miami Vice”); and Ferraris coveted by Hollywood including Steve McQueen’s Ferrari 275 GTB/4, delivered new to the actor on the set of “Bullitt”

– Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance 2014 “Best in Show” winning 1954 Ferrari 375 MM

– An array of priceless Ferrari Testa Rossas and 250 GTOs

Race Through the Decades is free and open to the public. The event will take place on Sunday, October 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Rodeo Drive between Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards.

For more information visit www.ferrari.com.


Tony Piff

SCM Auctions Editor and Photographer

Tony has long trumpeted the virtues of collecting Japanese cars. His daily driver is a 1970 Toyota Hilux — the one with the turn signals on top of the fenders. His popular “Rising Sun” column keeps a pulse on the J-tin market.

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