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The Best Beauties of the 2015 Monterey Auctions

The 2015 Monterey car auctions saw major money being spent as at least 805 cars were sold for a whopping $ 400 million. Here is a look at the 25 priciest cars that were auctioned over the four days of the event:

25. 1970 Plymouth Hemi ’Cuda convertible

This model was the original factory demo of John Herlitz, the man behind a number of classic car designs. 

Price: $2,475,000 

24. 1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV

This sweet looking Lambo had a striking color combination that was more reminiscent of Ferraris.

Price: $ 2,475,000

23. 1969 Lamborghini Miura P400 S

This Miura had a classic look due to its largely unrestored original colors. The odometer showed about 30,000 miles.

Price: $2,530,000

22. 1971 Ferrari 365 Daytona Spider

The Daytona Spider models have become very rare now and are among the most sought-after Ferraris. It has been termed the last great front engine super car.

Price: $2,640,000

21. 1972 Ferrari 365GTS/4 Daytona Spider

Another one of the only 121 Daytona models created by Ferrari, this beauty was powered by a 4.4 liter V-12.

Price: $2,750,000

20. 1965 Ferrari 500 Superfast Series I

Originally owned by Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, this baby tops out a healthy 170 mph. 

Price: $3,025,000

19. 1994 Ferrari F40 LM

One of the only 9 models of the LM edition ever produced. 

Price: $3,300,000

18. 1967 Ferrari 275GTB/4

Another one of the classic Ferraris.

Price: $3,300,000

17. 1934 Packard Twelve 1108 Dietrich sport sedan

A car that has been called the most powerful and attractive of the pre-war era. 

Price: $3,630,000

16. 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4

Formerly owned by the famous Ferrari dealer Luigi Chinetti.

Price: $3,877,500

15. 1966 Ferrari 275GTB/6C Alloy

This voluptuous model has a unique look compared to the sleek and straight Ferraris.It features a 3.3-litre V-12 engine with all its original gear.

Price: $3,960,000

14. 1931 Bentley 4 1/2-Litre Two-Seater Sports

One of the only 50 Blower Bentleys, it still had all its original machinery.

Price: $4,015,000

13. 1957 Ferrari 410 Superamerica Series II

The first owner of this beauty was the Shah of Iran, Reza Pahlavi.

Price: $5,087,500

12. 1960 Porsche RS60

Built as a racing car, this model has been used by some legendary drivers including Jo Bonnier and Hans Herrman.

Price: $5,400,000 

11. 2005 Ferrari Enzo

The final Enzo ever produced, it is the last in a line of a chequered legacy. 

Price: $6,050,000

10. 1950 Ferrari 275 S/340 America Barchetta

Alberto Ascari drove this model at the 1950 Mille Miglia.

Price: $7,975,000 

9. 1959 Ferrari 250GT California LWB Spider

This was a restored car that still maintained its original components.

Price: $ 8,500,000

8. 1959 Ferrari 250 GT Interim

This striking beauty was a successful racing car in the early days of its career. 

Price: $8,525,000

7. 1982 Porsche 956

Another ex-racer, this Porsche had racked up a number of victories across Europe.

Price: $10,120,000

6. 1956 Ferrari 250GT

Piloted by Marquis Alfonso de Portago, this beauty was the winner at the 1956 Tour de France Auto.

Price: $13,200,000 

5. 1953 Jaguar C-type lightweight roadster

Winning eight races at the EcurieEcosse in 1954, it has been termed one of the most important Jaguars ever built. 

Price: $13,200,000

4. 1998 McLaren F1

This was car was a standard F1 that was later upgraded to an LM.

Price: $13,750,000

3. 1962 Ferrari 250GT SWB Speciale

NuccioBertone first owned this sultry looking beauty.

Price: $16,500,000

2. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT California SWB Spider

This Spider was originally painted blue with red interiors. 

Price: $16,830,000

1. 1964 Ferrari 250LM

One of the 32 of history’s famous Ferraris, this LM is a complete classic original.

Price: $ 17,600,000

 

 

Image credit: gtspirit.com

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