1990 Ferrari Testarossa
Displaying only 10,516 actual miles!
Complete $28,000 engine out service performed by marque specialists in March 2017
Rare and desirable 1990 Ferrari Testarossa
One of approximately 452 imported to the U.S.
Over $168,000 when new (the equivalent of nearly $325,000 today)
Original California car
Matching numbers 380 hp DOHC flat-12 engine!
Momo Steering Wheel
16" Alloy Wheels
Nakamichi AM/FM Cassette Stereo
The most desirable color combination
Excellent documentation includes original books, tools, jack, service records, original sale invoice, original window sticker and more!
One of the best kept, low mileage examples that can be found on the market today!
A dream for the collector or enthusiast
The 1990 Ferrari Testarossa featured here is finished in the incredibly sought-after color combination of Rosso Corsa Red over a tan Connolly leather interior. This incredibly well-kept example was sold new by Cornes Motors in San Diego to a California owner and has been meticulously maintained since. It displays only 10,516 actual miles and in March 2017 was subjected to an incredibly thorough $28,000 service by Dugan Enterprises in Oceanside, California. Having traveled less than 1,000 miles since, this Ferrari performs wonderfully; it comes complete with its original books, tools, jack, original sales contract, original window sticker and more! We are especially pleased to offer this low mileage, recently serviced Testarossa to the most astute collector, investor or enthusiast who appreciates excellent condition. Ready to make an investment that you can actually enjoy? Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Please contact one of our expert sales consultants at (314)291-7000 or [email protected] for more information. They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description and answer any questions you may have. Trades welcome. Financing available. Buy with confidence.
History of the Ferrari Testarossa
The Ferrari Testarossa was developed beginning in the late 1970's as a successor to the BB model. While Ferrari originally intended to give the 512BBi a subtle facelift, it soon became apparent that the model would no longer meet emission requirements in the U.S. and thus a completely new model had to be developed. Ferrari turned to the research team at Pininfarina to design the new car. Heading the project was Leonardo Fioravanti, who previously designed the P5, P6 and the 365 GTB/4 "Daytona." The name "Testarossa" (translated as "Red Head") was named after a series of 1950's racing cars that had red painted camshaft covers, a feature that Ferrari's new Testarossa would inherit. The finished car was unveiled to the public during the 1984 Paris Motor Show at the famed Lido nightclub. With a 390 horsepower 4.9 liter flat-12 engine, the Testarossa was good for a 0-60 mph time of 5 seconds and pushed speeds of 180 mph. Its legendary performance and iconic Pininfarina lines spoke to a generation of enthusiasts, in part to making numerous appearances across all forms of media, including a starring role in the popular television show "Miami Vice" starring Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas.
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