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1996 Ferrari 333 SP Evoluzione Serial Number 015

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Lead photograph of 1996 Ferrari 333 SP Evoluzione Serial Number 015

Specifications

Make   Ferrari Model   333 SP Evoluzione
Year   1996 Serial #   015
Engine #   N. 031 VIN   F130 E 015
Engine Type   F130E Chassis Type   F13 E
Build Sequence #   14th Number Built   40
Body Type   Sports Prototype Body Builder   Dallara
First Owner   Carlos Hank Rhon Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California

Features

1996 Ferrari 333 SP Evoluzione s/n 015. Essentially a new Ferrari 333 SP. Carefully maintained. The Geneva and Turin show car. Has recently been race–prepped and track tested, ready to go. A unique chance to own a virtually new, tracked prepped and race ready state–of–the–art Ferrari Sports Prototype race car. Has the later American Le Mans series specifications 6–speed Xtrac gearbox, bigger 18″ wheels and larger brakes. Just test run at the August 2008 Monterey Pre–Historic races. Has a spare set of 18″ wheels and tires. No accidents. Never been off tarmac! The 333 SP will be the featured Ferrari at the 2009 Ferrari National Meet, to be held at Road America and Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.

History

S/n 015. VIN F130 E 015. The 14th 333 SP built (s/n 013 was never built). Cars 001-005 were assembled by Ferrari, 006-015 assembled by Dallara, with all subsequent cars by Michelotto. Never raced in period. Fitted from new with engine N.031.

1996, 7-17 Mar., shown at the Geneva Motor Show, displayed on the Pirelli stand.

1996, April, shown at the Turin Motor Show.

1996, late, sold new by Giuseppi Rissi of Ferrari Houston to Carlos Hank Rhon, a noted Ferrari collector from Mexico. Stored at the Rissi racing shop in Houston.

1998, 30 Apr., as per conversation with Frank Triarsi, owner of Ferrari of Central Florida and Classic Coach, New Jersey, he has just purchased this car from Giuseppi Rissi of Ferrari Houston.

2001, 20 Jan., at Bonhams & Brooks, Palm Beach, FL auction. Estimate: $650,000-700,000. Withdrawn.

2007, May, for sale with Symbolic Motor Car Co. of La Jolla, CA. Car has been in storage for past 6/7 years, no crash damage.

2007, June, sold to and tested for the buyer, Adam Reese, an English collector of F1 cars at Infineon raceway. Then stored at Larry Ragland race car shop in Cave Creek, Arizona.

2008, May, the current owner owned Ferrari F1-2000 s/n 203, driven by Michael Schumacher, winning the Canadian and the German Grand Prixs. He sold his F1 Ferrari s/n 203 to Adam Reese and took 333 SP s/n 015 in partial trade.

2008, August, tested at the Monterey pre–historics at Monterey. A fully sorted and ready to go race car.

2008, 06 Sept., photographed by M. Sheehan.

2008, September, on consignment with Mike Sheehan’s www.Ferraris-online.com.

See Cavallino #92 April/May 1996, pg. 10-11 for photo of this car.

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.