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Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Boano

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The Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Boano chassis 0461GT.

Vehicle Overview

The Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Boano, a stunning embodiment of automotive elegance and performance, came to life in 1955 as a collaboration between Ferrari and Carrozzeria Boano in Turin. Chassis 0461GT arrived at Carrozzeria Boano as a rolling chassis, ready to receive its unique Cabriolet body, crafted to perfection under the design direction of the esteemed Giovanni Michelotti. With flamboyant fins and imposing chrome bumpers, the Cabriolet exuded an aura of grandeur and sophistication. Its debut at the 1956 Geneva Motor Show marked the beginning of its illustrious journey into automotive history, capturing the attention of enthusiasts and connoisseurs alike. Refinished in a lighter shade of metallic blue, the Cabriolet made subsequent appearances at the Turin Motor Show and the New York Auto Show, each time captivating audiences with its timeless beauty and unparalleled craftsmanship. Not content with just one iteration, Carrozzeria Boano also created a version on the 410 chassis, further showcasing their mastery of automotive design and engineering. However, it was the one-off Cabriolet that stole the spotlight, capturing the imagination of collectors around the world. Enter Robert M. Lee, a discerning enthusiast with an eye for automotive excellence. Upon encountering the Boano Cabriolet at a show floor, Lee was captivated by its unparalleled beauty and historical significance. Without hesitation, he acquired the car, recognizing it as a rare gem worthy of admiration and preservation. In the years that followed, Robert M. Lee proudly showcased the Cabriolet at select events, allowing enthusiasts to marvel at its timeless allure and impeccable craftsmanship. In 2011, his dedication to preserving automotive heritage was rewarded when the Cabriolet claimed the prestigious Best of Show title at the Concours on the Avenue in Carmel by the Sea, a testament to its enduring legacy and timeless appeal. Today, the Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Boano stands as a symbol of automotive excellence, a testament to the collaborative spirit of Ferrari and Carrozzeria Boano, and a cherished piece of automotive history preserved for future generations to admire and enjoy.

Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Boano chassis 0461GT.

Technical Specifications

  • Body
  • Year
    1955
  • Make
    Ferrari
  • Model
    250 GT Cabriolet
  • Coachbuilder
    Boano
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  • Engine Type
    V12
  • Designer
    Giovanni Michelotti
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