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The Most Expensive Ferraris in the World

Which are the most expensive Ferraris in the world? 

If you like your sports cars, and you’re partial to a Ferrari, then you’re going to love this list. 

You’ll find everything from a 1958 Testa Rossa, to a 1963 GTO worth $70 million! 

So, let’s get straight into it. 

Here’s a list of the 20 most expensive Ferraris in the world. 

 

The 20 Most Expensive Ferraris in the World

The list of Ferraris and figures mentioned below have been compiled from various sources around the web, such as Money Inc & Wikipedia.

These are the 20 most expensive Ferraris in the world:

 

20. 1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa

Estimated Value: $16.4 Million 

Kicking off the list is this 1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa. 

This ultra-rare sports racing car is equipped with a 3-liter V12 engine that produces 300 hp and 302 NM of torque. 

It has a top speed of 161 mph and can go from 0-60 mph in just under 6 seconds. 

 

19. 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Speciale

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Speciale

Estimated Value: $16.5 Million 

This classic sports car was built in 1962 as part of the Ferrari sports car and grand tourer series. 

It won multiple best of show international competitions and was one of Nuccio Bertone’s cars. 

The Ferrari is powered by a 2,953cc 3.0-liter V12 engine, generating 240 hp, and is also fitted with three Weber carburetors, vacuum-assisted disc brakes, and a 4-speed manual gearbox. 

 

18. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider

Estimated Value: $16.83 Million 

This incredibly rare Ferrari is part of a collection of just 56 spiders that were produced in 1961.

Only 16 were constructed with open headlights, and the 250 GT has a 2,953-liter V12 engine, which produces 280 hp, and can reach a top speed of 145 mph. 

 

17. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider 

Estimated Value: $17.16 Million 

In 2016, another one of the 56 Spiders made in 1961 sold at auction in for $17.6 million. 

It’s much the same as the previously mentioned Spider; however, this one took fifth place at Le Mans and is one of only eight cars to be produced with a full aluminum body, which was thought to be one of the main reasons it did so well on the circuit. 

It has a 2,953 cc SOHC Colombo V12 engine, three Weber 40 DCL6 carburetors, and 226 bhp.

 

16. 1964 Ferrari 250 LM

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1964 Ferrari 250 LM

Estimated Value: $17.6 Million 

Selling at auction in 2015 for a whopping $17.6 million, the 1964 Ferrari 250 LM is the seventeenth most expensive Ferrari in the world. 

It’s considered one of the very best examples of a ’64 LM and has multiple first-place victories to its name.

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Under the hood, the Ferrari has a 3,286 cc aluminum-block V12 engine, and six Weber 38 DCN carburetors, which provide the car with an impressive 320 hp. 

 

15. 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione

Estimated Value: $17.99 Million 

Starting life as a competition car, this 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB became one of the most significant California Spiders ever. 

It’s the second of eight aluminum-bodied California Spiders built in the series and came 5th overall at the 1959 Le Mans. 

The Spider is also internationally eligible for vintage racing events and Concours. It sold at auction in 2017 for $17.99 million. 

 

14. 1964 Ferrari 250 LM

Estimated Value: $18.26 Million

The second Ferrari 250 LM on our list, sold for $18.26 million. 

It’s one of Ferrari’s first mid-engine sports cars and features a 3.3-liter, 320-hp V12 engine, with a top speed of 180 mph. 

The car is one of the most beautiful Ferraris on the list, so much so that films have even been made about it. 

 

13. 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus Spider Competizione

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus Spider Competizione

Estimated Value: $18.3 Million

The Ferrari 375-Plus is a sports car produced by Ferrari in 1954. 

This model competed in international races, winning several major competitions, including Le Mans, Carrera Panamericana, 1000km of Buenos Aires, and Silverstone. 

The car was often called the “Fearsome Four Nine” due to its massive 4.9-liter engine, which could propel the vehicle up to a top speed of 280 kmh.

 

12. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1961 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione

Estimated Value: $18.5 Million

The thirteenth most expensive Ferrari in the world is this 1961 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione. 

It was discovered in a garage in France in 2014, under a stack of magazines, along with a collection of other automobiles. 

The car is now referred to as a “Barn-Find” Ferrari and is one of only 55.

 

11. 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus Spider Competizione

Estimated Value: $19.5 Million

Built exclusively for the Mille Miglia race, this particular 375-plus sold at auction for $19.5 million. 

The car originally sold for $19 million, but gained so much attention and popularity, that it eventually earnt another half a million dollars!

 

10. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB-C Speciale 

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB-C Speciale

Estimated Value: $26.4 Million

Coming in at number ten is the $26.4 million 1964 GTB-C Speciale. 

The car has an excellent racing and rally history and is the first of only three Berlinetta Competizione cars built. 

It’s equipped with 320 hp, a Type 213/Comp 3,286 lightweight block V12 engine, six Weber 38 DCN carburetors, and a five-speed manual transaxle transmission. 

 

9. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB-C Speciale

Estimated Value: $27.4 Million

The next GTB-C Speciale on the list is owned by millionaire, Preston Henn, and is one of only three 1964 275 GTB-C Speciales ever built, and it’s the only one with a history of racing. 

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It features a 3.3-liter V12 engine, six Weber carburetors, and an impressive 330 hp. 

In 1965, it won the GT class at Le Mans and finished third overall. 

 

8. 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4S NART Spider 

Estimated Value: $27.5 Million

In 2013, this 1967 Spider was sold at auction to an undisclosed buyer for a staggering $27.5 million! 

The car has only ever had a single owner from new and is also one of only ten ever built. 

Under the hood, there’s a 3,286 cc four overhead-camshaft V12 engine, which produces over 300 hp. 

 

7. 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Scaglietti Spider

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Scaglietti Spider

Estimated Value: $28 Million

With speculation over its actual value, it’s thought this Ferrari is worth somewhere in the region of $22 – $28 million. 

The car was designed and developed to contest in the Mille Miglia, hence the MM in its name, and is the last of four MM Scaglietti Spiders built by Ferrari.

It’s also one of the last three surviving Scaglietti Spiders and was raced as an official Scuderia Ferrari Works Car in 1965 and 1957. 

 

6. 1956 Ferrari 290 MM

Estimated Value: $28 Million

Another one of the remaining 1956 290 MM Scaglietti Spiders sold for $28 million at a Sotheby’s auction in 2015. 

The car belonged to Juan Manuel Fangio, who was considered to be the greatest racing driver of his day and was specifically built for him to drive in the 1956 Mille Miglia. 

 

5. 1957 Ferrari 335 S Scaglietti Spider

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1957 Ferrari 335 S Scaglietti Spider

Estimated Value: $35.7 Million

The Ferrari 335 S was a racing car designed and developed by Ferrari in 1957 to compete with the Masserati 450s. 

Only four cars were made, and each had a 4.1-liter V12 engine that produced 390 hp that allowed the vehicle to reach a top speed of 300 kph (190 mph). 

They’re also one of the most desirable Ferraris in the world due to their beauty and presence. 

 

4. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

Most Expensive Ferraris - 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

Estimated Value: $39.6 Million

The first of the 250 GTOs on our list is this 1962 model. 

This one was the most expensive cars sold in 2014, and the GTOs are considered to be the world’s most desired and sought-after motor cars.

Ferrari between 1962 and 1964 built only 36 GTOs, and they were are all powered by a custom-built Tipo 168/62 Colombo V12 engine. 

 

3. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO

Estimated Value: $48.4 Million

In 2018, another 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold at a Sotheby’s auction for jaw-dropping $48.4 million! 

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Edoardo Lualdi-Gabardi drove this particular car in the 1962 Italian GT Championship, where he took first place.

It’s considered by marque experts to be one of the most genuine and authentic GTOs on the planet.

 

2. 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO

Estimated Value: $52 Million

The second most expensive Ferrari in the world is this 1963 250 GTO. 

These particular models are considered ‘the ultimate car’ by collectors as only 39 were made and were each built by hand. 

Unfortunately, this model missed out on the top spot due to its condition, but it’s still worth $52 million, even despite not being in tip-top shape.

 

1. 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO

Most Expensive Ferraris - Most Expensive Ferraris - 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO

Estimated Value: $70 Million 

Topping our list of the most expensive Ferraris is another 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO; however, this one’s in pristine condition. 

This champion race car sold to WeatherTech CEO David MacNeil in a private sale for $70 million, becoming the most expensive Ferrari ever

It’s thought to be one of the highest prices ever paid for a car, and its impressive racing history is what’s believed to have bumped up its price tag. 

It won the 1964 Tour de France car race and placed fourth at the 1963 Le Mans.

Despite its competitive racing history, the car was never involved in an accident and has remained in superb condition, which can’t be said for other GTOs.

 

Summary

We hope you enjoyed our list of the 20 most expensive Ferraris in the world. 

They’re one of our absolute favorite sports cars. Unfortunately, the ones on this list won’t be appearing in our garage any time soon. Not unless their price drops by tens of millions, anyway. 

Here’s a quick recap of the 20 most expensive Ferraris in the world:

  1. 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO (Mint)
  2. 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO
  3. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO (Mint)
  4. 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO
  5. 1957 Ferrari 335 S Scaglietti Spider
  6. 1956 Ferrari 290 MM
  7. 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Scaglietti Spider
  8. 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4S NART Spider
  9. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB-C Speciale (Mint)
  10. 1964 Ferrari 275 GTB-C Speciale
  11. 1953 Ferrari 375-Plus Spider Competizione
  12. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione (Mint)
  13. 1954 Ferrari 375-Plus Spider Competizione 
  14. 1964 Ferrari 250 LM (Mint)
  15. 1959 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Competizione
  16. 1964 Ferrari 250 LM
  17. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider (Mint)
  18. 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider
  19. 1962 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinette Speciale
  20. 1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa

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