Cars We Sold

1963 Ferrari 250 GTL Lusso Berlinetta Serial Number 5215 GT


Lead photograph of 1963 Ferrari 250 GTL Lusso Berlinetta Serial Number 5215 GT


Make   Ferrari Model   250 GTL Lusso Berlinetta
Year   1963 Serial #   5215 GT
Engine #   5215 VIN   
Engine Type   168U Chassis Type   539U
Build Sequence #    Number Built   350
Body Type   Berlinetta Body Builder   Scaglietti
First Owner   Pelandini Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California


1963 Ferrari 250 Lusso s/n 5215 GT. Stunning older restoration. Near flawless burgundy paint. Superb and supple tan Connolly leather seats. Quilted rear package shelf. Leather–bound brown Wilton Wool carpets. Well maintained, fully sorted. Very smooth strong engine, smooth gearbox. Has “short ratio” 4:56 X 1 rear gears and original rear gear set. Engine, underhood area, frame, suspension and brakes are well detailed. Original tool roll and tools, two replica owner’s pouches and two correct 250 GTE 2+2 owner’s handbooks, plus a replica owner’s handbook. Ownership, restoration and service history from new. Featured in Road & Track Magazine’s issue “On Ferrari”. An “as new” 1963 Lusso!


1963 250 Lusso. USA delivery.

1963, new to Charles Regazzi, Ferrari dealer for San Francisco.

1963, sold new to Thomas Pelandini of Moraga, CA.

1979–80, Ferrari Owner’s Club Roster, listed by Thomas Pelandini, Diablo, CA.

1980–85, with Paul Uenaka, San Jose, CA.

1985, with Ferrari of Los Gatos.

1985, sold to Joe Galdi, Tucson, Arizona.

1985–86, restored by Harley Cluxton’s Grand Touring Cars, Scottsdale, Arizona. Stripped to bare metal, new paint, Connolly leather.

1986, featured in a Road & Track magazine special issue “On Ferrari” with text by Ken Gross and photos by John Lamm; see pages 82–89.

1986–2004, maintained and serviced for a very particular owner by Dearing Automotive, Tucson, AZ.

1988–89, FOC Roster, listed by Joe Galdi, Tucson, AZ.

1990, FOC Roster, listed by Joe Galdi, Tucson, AZ.

1991, FOC Roster, listed by Joe Galdi, Tucson, AZ.

2004, June, car still owned Joe Galdi, Tucson, AZ.

2004, June, sold by Michael Sheehan’s to current owner, Woodside, CA.

2004–07, maintained and serviced for a fastidious owner by Geoff Provo, GP Enterprises, Redwood City, CA.

2007, June, on consignment to Michael Sheehan’s

Note: The above vehicle information is complete and accurate to the best of our knowledge at the time it is posted to this website. Corrections or additional information is always appreciated.