0148A

Bodymaker Ghia
Bodystyle coupe
Year of manufacture 1951
First colour White
Engine type
Enginenumber
Gearboxnumber
Rearaxlenumber
First owner Michel Paul Cavalier, France
Last location USA

 

History

1951

Sold to Cavalier, president of Pont-a-Mouson, who shortly thereafter became one of the few non-Italian members of the board of directors of Ferrari

- Prince Rainier
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Michel Dovaz who stored the car together with other exotic cars in a warehouse or in the middle of a field.

1980's

French magazine published an article and photo’s called “the cars cemetery” (without  agreement of mister Dovaz)

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Sold to Doctor van Cuc, Aulnay sous Bois, France
Car restored, was not in a too bad state and nearly complete except for the rear axle. With the help of a mechanic, specialised in repairing elder Ferrari’s, all spare parts were found of manufactured. The engine hasn’t stripped down but it works.

1997/1998 Paul Koot, Holland (Lusso Service, Duiven)
1999

Paul Emile Bessade, France. Body restoration with Zagato, motor in France

1999 Mille Miglia, DNS Souvrain/Fikrane
18-12-2000 Not Sold Poulain Le Fur
04-2001 Techno Classica, Essen Germany. Displayed by Galerie des Damiers
200x Sold to Jack E. Thomas
23/26-01-2003 XII Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
24/25-01-2004 XIII Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
22-01-2005 XIV Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
19/22-01-2006 XV Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
08-2006 Restored by Wayne Obry's Motion Products, Neenah WI
17-08-2008 Pebble Beach Concours, Jack E. Thomas
24-01-2009 XVII Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
30-07-2009 Ferrari Club of America Annual Meet, Road America, Elkhart Lake Wisconsin. Jack E. Thomas
22/23-08-2009 Milwaukee Masterpiece, Pre 1958 Class, Jack E. Thomas
19-08-2011 The Quail, Carmel Valley, Jack E. Thomas
21-01-2012 XXII Cavallino Classic, Jack E. Thomas
18/22-06-2016 Ferrari Club of America Annual Meet, Columbus Ohio, Jack E. Thomas