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1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Serial Number 16989


Lead photograph of 1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Serial Number 16989


Make   Ferrari Model   365 GTB/4
Year   1973 Serial #   16989
Engine #    16989 VIN   
Engine Type   Tipo 251 Chassis Type   Tipo 605
Build Sequence #    Number Built   Approx. 1250 built
Body Type   Berlinetta Body Builder   Scaglietti
First Owner   Walker Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   


Very late USA car with ultra low documented miles. Clear ownership from new. Moved from collector to collector over the years.


S/n 16989. 365 GTB/4. USA model.

1974, 1 Feb., new through Chinetti Motors to J.G. Walker, 1619 South College, Tyler, TX 75701.

1977, 1 June, to GTC, Scottsdale, AZ.

1977, 22 July, offered in Auto Week by Grand Touring Cars, Phoenix, AZ. Metallic blue with blue interior. 300 miles.

1979, 3 Jan., to Checkered Flag, Milville, NJ.

1979 26 Jan., to Ahmad Fakr, Chestnut Hill, MA.

1981, 27 Mar., for sale in Wall Street Journal. Never registered, only 800 miles.

1982, 3 Feb., to Leon Cornell, Greenwich, RI. 936 miles.

1982, April, offered in FML by Leon G. Cornell, East Greenwich, RI. Medium blue met. with blue. still on MSO, never registered. 1,060.

1982, 4 June, to Peter Sidlow, CA. 1,080 miles.

1986, 7 June, to Michael Castillo, Hayward, CA. 2,025 miles.

1987, 9 Sept., to Autoputer, Hallandale, FL. 3,934 miles.

1988, 10 July, to The Antique Car, Jerry Moores, Bel Air, TX. 3,978 miles.

1988, August, at Rick Cole auction.

1990, 20 Jan., sold to Zulu Ltd, 1750 Avenue del Mundo PMO2 Coronado, CA 92118 by Jerry Moore, Houston, TX for $2 million. This car and 365 GTS/4 s/n 17013 were both sold together for this price. Car had 3,989 miles.

1995, 15 May, to The Thomas Collection, Scottsdale, AZ. 4039 Miles.

1996, 22 June–20 July, for sale in FML by 602 998 3784. Blue with tan interior. 4,000 original miles. Good condition. $159,000 obo.

2001, 14 July–11 Aug, for sale in FML by Gary Bartlett, 765 289 0689. Blue with tan leather. 7,000 original miles. Complete ownership history. New XWX tires, Borranis, books, tools, a/c. Complete emission system, Jaeger rally clock & recent service. $145,000.

2001, 20 Sept., as per call from Gary Bartlett, he had to do brakes, all water and heater hoses, all new heater valves, a major service, all new XWX tires on the car. He spent almost $12,000 transforming it from a hangar Queen to a usable car.

The car all books, all tools and the tools are the roll type, not the suitcase type. The wheels are 8”s and 9”s.

2001, 17 Nov., 1/2 page ad in the Ferrari market Letter, page 23, 1973 Ferrari 365 GTB/4, USA production, s/n 16989. Only 7,000 original miles with complete ownership from new. A well documented “no stories” Daytona. One of the very best. Gorgeous dark blue metallic paint with excellent tan leather interior. New Michelin XWX tires with as new Borranis. All books, tools and all smog equipment in place. $12,000 just spent on a recent total mechanical service including virtually every water hose, fuel line, new tires, shocks and brakes rebuilt, etc. This car should win the preservation award at the next Ferrari Club of America National meet, or simply one of the best in the US to ad to your collection. Detailed photos available by FedEx or online. Priced properly for its condition at $147,500. Michael Sheehan at www.ferraris– or

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