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1963 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Coupe Serial Number 4279 SA

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Lead photograph of 1963 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Coupe Serial Number 4279 SA

Specifications

Make   Ferrari Model   400 Superamerica Coupe
Year   1963 Serial #   4279 SA
Engine #    VIN   
Engine Type   163 Chassis Type   
Build Sequence #    Number Built   36 (SWB and LWB Coupes)
Body Type   Coupe Body Builder   Pininfarina
First Owner   Corradin Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   USA

Features

4279 SA. Covered headlights. Job No. 99551 24 May, 1963. Original color Italver 20294A smoke gray with Connolly VM 3476 green leather and black carpets. Supposedly sold new to Viviano A. Corradini, Milano, Italy. Car was in the United States by the early 1970s. Corradini ran ads in Road and Track many, many years ago and was the largest dealer of exotic cars. He bought and sold hundreds of exotics, operating from a coin operated laundry in Milano.

History

1971, 9 Aug., to Dr. Elais Saadi, Youngstown, Ohio, owner for 28 years.

1990, 01 June, FCA National Ferrari Concours d’Elegance, Watkins Glen, New York. Elias Saadi. 2nd place, class 12.

1991, 03 May, Ferrari Club of America Concours d’Elegance @ Washington D.C., 1st place, class 12, Elias Saadi.

1992, 05 June, FCA National Concours, Grand Rapids, Michigan, Elias Saadi, 3rd place, class 8.

1997, 19 June, as per long talk he has owned the car for many years. It is white with black. Very nice original condition. Shown twice at the FCA nationals and at numerous other concours’.

1997, 14 July, as per fax from Dr. Saadi, now has 29,000 K. White with black leather. Perfect unrestored condition. Placed second in the FCA national on two separate occasions.

1998, 19 Mar., faxed Dr. Saadi regarding photos he sent of his 400 Superamerica. Should I stop off in Youngstown and take photos, help market the car, etc…?

1998, 24 May, met with Dr. Saadi, inspected and test drove the car. Great car. Excellent older white paint. Excellent black leather. Great body fit. Good chrome. Covered headlights. LWB. Excellent synchros. Had most tools and books. Started instantly. Drove great. A very nice used car. Redefines Patina.

1998, 15 Aug., for sale in FML by M. Sheehan, half page ad.

One owner for 27 years. Meticulously maintained and in magnificent condition. White with black leather. Covered headlights. Runs and drives as new. Everything works. All documentation going back full 27 years. Tools and owners books. Proven concours winner. Priced to sell at $245,000.

1998, 29 Aug., for sale in FML by M. Sheehan, half page ad.

One owner for 27 years. Meticulously maintained and in magnificent condition. White with black leather. Covered headlights. Runs and drives as new. Everything works. All documentation going back full 27 years. Tools and owners books. Proven concours winner. Priced to sell at $225,000.

1998, 16 Nov., sold to Current owner.

1999, 23 Jan., Cavallino Classic Ferrari VIII, Palm Beach, FL. White/black. Plates: Q18 JSV.

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.