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Legende et Passion Monaco 2018

An Important Auction of important sports, competition and collectors motor cars

Auction details

Address

Espace Fontvieille,
Monaco

Date 11 May 2018
Time 6:00 PM
Viewing

Wednesday 9th May from 12 noon to 6:00pm
Thursday 10th May from 12 noon to 6:00pm
Friday 11th May from 9.00am to start of sale
Saturday 12th May from 9.00am to 6.00pm

Location Espace Fontvieille, Monaco
Admission Admission by Catalogue (Admits Two)
Collection Terms Terms & Conditions of Business

Lot List

LOT 101

1977 Renault R4

Ex-Zucchero


The Renault 4 was produced between 1961 and 1994. It was the first front-wheel drive family car produced by Renault.

The car was launched at a time...

LOT 102

1977 Fiat 500 Giardiniera


Replacement for Fiat’s much-loved 500 ‘Topolino’, the Nuova 500 debuted in 1957. A radical departure from its predecessor’s essentially pre-war design, Fiat’s new baby featured unitary construction of the...

LOT 103

2002 BMW 1150 R by Aldo Querio Giannetti


The BMW R1150R is a standard (or roadster) motorcycle made by BMW Motorrad from 2001 through 2005, the successor to the R 1100 R that had been discontinued in...

LOT 104

2003 Renault Clio 3.0 V6 Phase 2


The Clio V6 was based on the Clio Mk II, though it shares very few parts with that car. The 3.0 60° V6 engine, sourced from the PSA...

LOT 105

1957 Bugatti Type 37 Tribute


At the end of the 1925 season the CSI (Commission Sportive Internationale) introduced a new formula intended to slow down the then current generation of 2-litre Grand Prix cars,...

LOT 106

1969 Alfa Romeo Berlina

Ex Prince Rainier


In 1968, the Berlina was presented to the public in Brussels for the first time. The Automobile Review wrote. “With the Type 1750, Alfa Romeo introduces a vehicle that,...

LOT 107

1977 Porsche 911 Targa 3.0


Despite only being in production for a couple of years (1976-77) the 911 “Carrera 3” is an historically important model, combining two significant elements from the long 911 timeline....

LOT 108

1969 Porsche 2.8 RSR Spezifikation


This stunning Porsche 2.8 RSR is based on a F-model with aluminium 3.0RS MFI engine, steel rear extensions, rebuild with many original parts of the ex Josef Brack rally...

LOT 109

1994 TVR Griffith 500


The TVR Griffith was the car that pushed TVR into the big league of performance car manufacturers when it was unveiled in 1990. The wedge-shaped cars of the...

LOT 110

1991 BMW Z1


The first BMW Z1 (Z standing for Zunkuft, German for future) was shown at the 1987 Frankfurt Motor show. Initial demand was so strong that 5,000 orders were placed...

LOT 111

1981 Ferrari 308 Dry Sump Ex Michele Alboreto


Introduced at the Paris Salon in 1975, the stunningly beautiful 308GTB - Ferrari's second V8-engined road car - marked a welcome return to Pininfarina styling following the Bertone-designed Dino...

LOT 112

1935 MG PB Airline Coupe


A replacement for the successful J2 Midget, the PA followed the general lines of its predecessor but was equipped with a more robust version of MG's inline four, benefiting...

LOT 113

1950 Simca 8 sports Cabriolet by Farina


The Sport version of the Simca 8 was first introduced in 1949. Clothed in beautiful coupé or cabriolet coachwork designed by Pinin Farina and crafted in aluminium by Facel...

LOT 114

1958 Jaguar XK 150 S Roadster


The ultimate expression of Jaguar’s fabulous ‘XK’ series of sports cars arrived in 1957. The XK150 was a progressive development of the XK120 and XK140, retaining the same basic...

LOT 115

1994 Porsche 928 GTS


The Porsche 928 is a luxury GT car produced by Porsche AG of Germany from 1978 to 1995. Originally intended to replace the company’s well-known and famed 911, the...

LOT 116

1961 ABARTH 850 TC


The Abarth 850 TC (Turismo Competition), was started to build from Abarth at the end of 1960, whose road version remained in production until 1966. Fiat supplied the 600...

LOT 117

2007 Porsche 997 GT3 RS


Intended primarily for racing, though still road legal, the Porsche 911 GT3 – first introduced in 1999 – can trace its ancestry all the way back through a...

LOT 118

1960 600 Ghia Jolly


'The Fiat 600 Ghia Jolly is a luxury, a summers dream'

The dreamer was Gianni Agnelli, who, at the end of the Fifties, wished to have a light and agile...

LOT 119

1970 Mercedes Benz 280SE 3.5 Cabriolet


'If you feel obligated to ask about the price you not only will never understand the car, you have branded yourself incapable of ever appreciating its virtues even if...

LOT 120

2016 Lamborghini Huracan


The Lamborghini Huracán replaced the previous V10 flagship, the Gallardo. The Huracán made its worldwide debut at the 2014 Geneva Auto Show,  and was released in the second quarter...

LOT 120A

1989 Ferrari Testarossa


Ferrari’s flagship model of the 1980s, the Testarossa, revived a famous name from the Italian manufacturer’s past when it arrived in 1984. A car of abnormal design and...

LOT 121

1975 Jaguar XJC 5.3 Cabriolet

The Turin Motor Show Car - The only Left hand Drive Cabriolet produced


The XJ series of motorcars became the mainstay of Jaguar cars since 1968 and, in fact, was the last motorcar to have any input by Sir William Lyons, its...

LOT 122

1952 Jaguar XK120 Roadster


The Jaguar XK120 caused an absolute sensation when it was launched at the 1948 Motor Show. In the post-war era of rationing, general austerity and hardship it came as...

LOT 123

1995 BMW M1 FIA Silhouette Group 5 Racing Car


Bred to compete against Porsche and Ferrari — both on the street and in the Group 4 and Group 5 'silhouette' racing series of the late 1970s — BMW's...

LOT 124

1964 Fiat 500 Jolly by Ghia


Italy’s location on the Mediterranean Sea meant innumerable beachfront cities and resorts. There was a brisk trade in beach buggy conversions of regular cars by the many specialist coachbuilders...

LOT 125

1966 Lola T70 MK 2  Spyder


The Lola T70 was built for sports car racing, popular in the mid to late 1960s. Developed by Lola Cars in 1965 in Great Britain. Early success came...

LOT 126

2009 Ferrari F430 Scuderia


In August 2007 Ferrari has released the official photos of the 430 Scuderia, a lightweight and enhanced version designed for the track and heir of the 360 ​​Challenge Stradale....

LOT 127

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia


Enzo Ferrari used to say that when you bought one of his engines you got the rest of the car for free and that may well be true...

LOT 128

2011 Porsche 997 GT3 RS 4.0


In April 2011, rumours of a 4.0 litre version of the 997 GT3 RS started appearing in various automotive publications, soon followed by supposed spy shots and rendered...

LOT 129

1973 Ferrari 365 GT4 2+2


'Most important was the double overhead cam engine. Like Rolls-Royce, no horsepower figure was quoted, but surely it was at least 320. More important was its massive amount of...

LOT 130

1964 BMW 3200 CS Bertone


BMW recommenced car production in 1952 with the introduction of the upmarket 501 saloon, a strange choice for an impoverished country still recovering from the ravages of war. The...

LOT 131

2013 Ferrari 458 Italia Spider


Enzo Ferrari used to say that when you bought one of his engines you got the rest of the car for free and that may well be true...

LOT 132

1976 Porsche 930 Turbo


Group 4 homologation rules, which required 400 road cars to be built before F.I.A approval for international racing was granted, led to the creation of ‘Project 930’ – the...

LOT 133

1967 Lamborghini Miura P 400


Ferruccio Lamborghini’s bold challenge to Ferrari began in 1964 with the 350GT, but it was the arrival of the Miura – arguably the founder of the supercar class –...

LOT 134

2006 Ferrari F430 Spider


Manufactured from 2004 until 2009, the Ferrari F430 was the successor to the enormously successful 360M. According to its creators, the F430 was at least 70% new compared...

LOT 135

1968 Mercedes-Benz 280 SE Cabriolet


When Mercedes-Benz replaced the popular W111 220 series in 1966, the first S-Class range was born. Much of the mechanical specification remained as before, but a new, sleeker...

LOT 136

2012 Lamborghini Aventador


Lamborghini chose the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2013 to unveil its newest edition of the Aventador, the LP720-4 50th Anniversary edition. It was built in celebration of...

LOT 137

1965 Fiat 1500 GT by Ghia


Founded in 1915, in its day Carrozzeria Ghia was one of the most inventive and respected of Turin’s independent coachbuilding companies. The company enjoyed a resurgence of fortune during...

LOT 138

1968 Mercedes-Benz 280 S


Publicly displayed for the first time at the Frankfurt Auto Show in 1967, Mercedes-Benz's fifteen 'New Generation' models went on sale the following January. But although the fuel-injected 280...

LOT 139

1989 Sauber-Mercedes C9 Group C

Ex-Peter Sauber - The Sauber-Mercedes Museum Car


In 1986 Sauber Motorsport AG was assigned by Mercedes to develop and maintain a sports car for the upcoming world championship, using a newly developed Mercedes engine. Sauber-Mercedes...

LOT 140

2018 Fiat 500 Playa


This unique version of the 500 is inspired by the beach-car of the 60s where the roof and doors were removed to use the car as a tender to...

LOT 141

1972 Mercedes 280SEL 4.5


Forerunners to the S-Class, the W108 Mercedes were introduced in 1965. The fins of the predecessor W111 cars were eliminated, and the overall appearance was smoother, more sophisticated. Initially...

LOT 142

1956 Austin Healey 100M


Automotive developer and racer Donald Healey, looking to reach a broader sports car market, developed this iconic British sports car in 1953 using a 4-cylinder Austin A90 engine. An...

LOT 143

1955 Allard Palm Beach


Racing driver Sydney Allard's post-war cars combined the same virtues of light weight, independent front suspension and an abundance of American V8 power, which had been features of his...

LOT 144

1958 Fiat 500 N Economica


Founded in 1920 by the Giannini brothers – Attilio and Domenico – as a garage, the company began tuning the little FIAT 500 Topolino in the 1930s and secured...

LOT 145

1958 Austin Healey 100/6


Following on from the successful Austin Healey 100, the second landmark model from this relatively new marque arrived in 1956, the 100-6. The 100-6 used a tuned version of...

LOT 146

1957 Mercedes-Benz 190SL


Stylistically evocative of the mighty 300SL, but with a slightly less complex drive train, the 190SL remains among the most desirable roadsters of its era. The prototype was...

LOT 147

1988 Porsche 959 Comfort


Conceived in the early 1980’s as a four-wheel-drive Group B competitor that would showcase Porsche’s advanced automotive technology, the 959 was first displayed in ‘concept car’ form at...

LOT 148

1969 Ferrari 365 GT 2 + 2 by Pininfarina


By the mid-1960s, half of all Ferraris produced were being built with four seats, which demonstrates just how important this particular market sector had become for Maranello. Replacing the...

LOT 149

1985 Ferrari 308 GTS Qv

Delivered new to Björn Borg


Bjorn Borg is one of the greatest players in tennis history. Perhaps the greatest player of the open era in tennis. He is the 1st of two men...

LOT 150

1957 Lancia Aurelia B20 S

Restored in 2013 by A. Cailler and provided with a thorough photographic record.


The Lancia Aurelia is a car that was produced by the Italian manufacturer Lancia. Designed by Vittorio Jano, the Aurelia was launched in 1950 and production lasted until the...

LOT 151

1987 Porsche 930 Original Slantnose


What set the 911 Turbo apart from its peers was the relaxed way this stupefying performance was delivered. Comparing the Turbo to similarly quick ‘he-man’ cars, such as...

LOT 152

2018 Ferrari 488 GTB – 70th Anniversary Edition


As part of activities to mark the 70th anniversary of the Prancing Horse, Ferrari Tailor Made, together with the designers of Centro Stile have put a modern twist on...

LOT 153A

1962 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Litre “Flat Floor” Roadster


Introduced in 3.8-litre form in 1961, the E-Type caused a sensation when it appeared, with instantly classic lines and 150mph top speed. The newcomer’s design owed much to...

LOT 153

1948 Falcon Shell 1100 Barchetta


Falcon Shells Ltd was founded by Peter Pellandine in January 1957 and with him from Ashley Laminates he brought the 750 shell; now called the Falcon Mk1 for the...

LOT 154

1991 BMW Z3 Coupe M


Very much an oddball and all the better for it, the Z3 M Coupe follows no model lineage and wasn't replaced when production ceased, but what a wonderful hiccup...

LOT 155

1991 Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet 1.8 90 Sport Line


The body of the Golf Cabriolet did not change through the entire production run except for a larger fuel tank. The space saver wheel was fitted from the outset...

LOT 156

1959 Maserati 3500GT


In 1957 Maserati enjoyed its most successful season in motor racing when Fangio won the World F1 Championship in a lightweight 250F and the mighty 450S sports-racer came...

LOT 156A

1969 Lanica Fulvia Fanalone


It was in 1965 that Lancia launched the Fulvia coupé. Designed in-house, it was powered by a twin cam V4 engine of 1,216cc producing 80bhp, while the 1.2...

LOT 157

1968 Mercedes Benz 280SL Pagoda


If one is looking for the perfect all-around car for rallies, shows and Sunday cruising, this might be the car. With an exquisite history file from Long term...

LOT 158

1994 Porsche 964 Turbo


The Porsche 964 is the company’s internal name for the Porsche 911 manufactured and sold between 1989 and 1994. Designed by Benjamin Dimson in 1986, it featured significant styling...

LOT 159

1964 Volkswagen Beetle


One of the 20th Century's truly great automobiles, the Volkswagen 'Beetle' lived down its origin as Hitler's 'people's car', going on to become an all-time best-seller and cult classic....

LOT 160

1965 Lamborghini Tractor 1R

From the Collection of Dott Fabio Lamborghini


A rare and completely restored Tractor made by the famous sports car manufacturer from Sant’ Agata Bolognese. The vehicle is painted in the classic Gulf-livery of pale blue and...

LOT 161

1972 Lamborghini Jarama S1

From the Dott. Fabio Lamborghini Collection


The Lamborghini Jarama was not named after the famous race-track outside of Madrid but after the Spanish district made famous for their breeding of fighting Bulls. Introduced at the...

LOT 162

1969 Lamborghini Espada S1 original “one off” Factory Glass Roof Specification

From the Collection of Dott. Fabio Lamborghini


On May 18th, 1969, 7293 followed in the footsteps of the cutting-edge Bertone Marzal concept car when it made its public debut at the Grand Prix of Monaco. Prior...

LOT 163

1953 Lamborghini DL20

From the Dott. Fabio Lamborghini Collection


Details of Mr. Lamborghini’s tractor production are usually just a side note to the stories surrounding the 400 GT, Miura, Countach, etc. He was, in fact, a very successful...

LOT 164

1969 Lamborghini Espada S1

From the Dott. Fabio Lamborghini Collection


A mere five years after introducing its first car and three years after launching the sensational Miura, Lamborghini once again up-staged Ferrari by announcing a full four-seater at the...

LOT 165

1948 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500S Cabriolet


Like most great Alfa Romeos, the 6C 2500 was designed by Vittorio Jano, one of the greatest automotive engineers in history, and it derives from the 6C 2300...

LOT 166

1996 Porsche 993 Carrera 2S Vesuvio


Porsche manufactured the 993 from 1993 through to early 1998, its discontinuation then marked the end of the air-cooled Porsches. There were many technical improvements over the outgoing 964....

LOT 167

1970 Maserati Ghibli 4.9 SS


Maserati needs no introduction. Already a legendary racing marque before the war, the company turned to the limited production of sports cars for the road in the 1950’s. These...

LOT 168

2010 Porsche 997 GT2 RS


On May 4, 2010, an RS variant was announced to German dealers in Leipzig. The GT2 RS develops 620 PS (456 kW; 612 hp) and 700 N·m (516...

LOT 169

2006 Ferrari 360 Challenge Stradale


The first model to be rolled out was the 360 Modena, followed later by the 360 Spider, and finally, as a special edition, the Challenge Stradale, which was the...

LOT 170

1989 Porsche 964 Carrera 4


The Porsche 964 is the company’s internal name for the Porsche 911 manufactured and sold between 1989 and 1994. Designed by Benjamin Dimson through January 1986, it featured significant...

LOT 171

1974 Jaguar E-type V12 Roadster


It was in 1971 that Jaguar introduced the Series III of their 20th Century classic E-Type, with the Walter Hassan/Harry Mundy-developed 5.3-liter SOHC V12 engine which became an industry...

LOT 172

1952 Mercedes-Benz 220S


The Frankfurt Motor Show in the spring of 1951 saw the return of Mercedes-Benz to their traditional place in the high quality market with the introduction of the 220...

LOT 173

1963 Jaguar E-Type 3.8 Coupe


On its 1961 Geneva Show debut the E-Type caused a sensation, with all the promise of its looks confirmed by independent road test results that not only recorded a...

LOT 174

1961 Lancia Flaminia 2.5 coupe Pininfarina


The first Flaminia berlina was revealed at the Turin Motor show in March 1957. It differed from the production version by having Florida-inspired rear doors that opened opposite to...

LOT 175

1962 Mercedes-Benz 190SL


In 1954, Mercedes displayed a concept at the New York Auto show of a beautiful two-seat roadster with a removable hardtop. This concept came to market in 1955...

LOT 176

1965 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2 Series II


The 330 GT 2+2 was launched at the Brussels Motor Show in January 1964 as an intended replacement for the successful 250 GTE. It was powered by the 209...

LOT 177

1940 Horch 853A Sport cabriolet


After leaving his eponymously named firm around 1910 due to disagreements over lagging sales and engineering problems, August Horch founded a company based on a Latin translation of his...