Cars We Sold

1963 Ferrari 330 GT America Serial Number 5015 GT


Lead photograph of 1963 Ferrari 330 GT America Serial Number 5015 GT


Make   Ferrari Model   330 America
Year   1963 Serial #   5015 GT
Engine #   1824/62 VIN   
Engine Type   Tipo 209 Chassis Type   Tipo 508 E
Build Sequence #    Number Built   20th of 50
Body Type   2+2 Body Builder   Pininfarina
First Owner   Chinetti Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California


330 America s/n 5015. One owner since 1976. A rust free southern California “barn find” Ferrari.


S/n 5015. 330 America. Destinazione Luigi Chinetti Motors, USA. PF job no. 68669. Numero Interno 1824/62. (H. Raab’s FSN Part I, 2nd ed.).

Imported new into theUSA by Luigi Chinetti Motors, Greenwich, CT. (LCM records).

1970s, mid, as per Jobst Frohberg, in an accident in the Los Angeles area.

1976, 15 July, title issued to John Dobnar, LaCanada, CA. Sold to John Dobnar as a project car.

1970s, 80s and 90s, repaired by John Dobnar.

1986, February, seen at Marina Foreign Cars, Los Angeles, CA. (250 GTE Register).

2001, November, last driven by John Dobnar.

2002, March, John Dobnar died.

2002, August, September, as per multiple conversations with Jobst Frohberg, Dobnar’s son–in–law:

I’ll be in California to inspect the car on Wed., Sept. 11th. Let’s meet and go over the car together.

2002, 11 Sept., inspected and driven by M. Sheehan. Started without much drama. No smoke. No engine noises. No oil leaks. Idled well. Drove it up and down the street. Excellent syncros. Shifted easily up and down. No unusual differential noises. Brakes need help. Rust free body.

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