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Old 21st August 2012, 20:06   #1
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The oldest Ferrari, winner of the 1947 Turin Grand Prix - a 166 Spyder Corsa - has been unveiled after restoration. And is supposedly worth... $8 million!!

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The world's oldest Ferrari, which won the 1947 Turin Grand Prix, has been unveiled for the first time after restoration and is now believed to be worth a whopping $8 million.

The 166 Spyder Corsa built by manufacturer Enzo Ferrari just after the World War II is believed to be world's oldest Ferrari and was restored for $500,000 by its owner Jim Glickenhaus from California, the Daily Mail reported.

"I bought the car at an auction in 2004 for around...."
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Cannot imagine how the 12 cylinder would sound when revved.

Here is how the 4th oldest Ferrari sounds

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Cannot imagine how the 12 cylinder would sound when revved.
I happened to be in the UK from 1973 to 1976, so have had the pleasure of hearing and watching Niki Lauda in his Ferrari with do-deci cilindri in full cry.

This was in the Race of the Champions and the British GP both held at Brands Hatch.

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