Cars We Sold

1983 Ferrari 512 BBi Serial Number 46503


Lead photograph of 1983 Ferrari 512 BBi Serial Number 46503


Make   Ferrari Model   512 BBi
Year   1983 Serial #   46503
Engine #    VIN   
Engine Type   F 110 A Chassis Type   F 102 BB
Build Sequence #    Number Built   1,007
Body Type   Berlinetta Body Builder   Scaglietti
First Owner   Snider Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California


1983 512 BBi. Red. Black. Euro production. New to the USA. New to California.


S/n 46503. 512 BBi. 1983 Euro production. New in red with black leather and black Boxer bottom trim.

1984, 11 Dec., entered into USA through San Francisco. Customs entry # 85–201984–1.

E.P.A.ed and D.O.T.ed by E.L.C. Imports. 1590 Almaden Express Way. San Jose, California 95125.

1992, 24 Sept., registered and titled to Joseph Archie Snider, 48 Orchard Hills, Atherton, California 94027.

1998, offered by Ferrari of Los Gatos. Solid red with black interior. Locally owned. 25,981 km.

1998, 22 Dec., major service started by Ferrari of Los Gatos. Cam belts, tensioner bearings, distributor cap all replaced. Total bill to buyer $3352.26

Dash also recovered and engine out service done. Some work done internally so no price quote. Approximately $4,000 of internal work not billed to customer.

1998, 22 Dec., sold to Werner Nennecker, Spokane, WA.

1999, 13 Jan., title signed off by Archie Snider. 25,981 km.

1999, Sept., consigned to M. Sheehan for sale.

2000, 11 Mar., offered in the FML at $59,500.

2000, April, sold to a client. Client then had the car stripped and painted. The ugly “Dick Tracy” DOT legal front and rear bumpers were removed and the side market light holes were filled. Great paint and body fit on this car. Interior redone in all new tan leather with matching carpets.

2001, August, client called several times. He never uses the car. It is too much for downtown L.A. traffic. Time to sell it. Has California plates and title. Current smog. Looks great. Just getting a new clutch and a radiator flush. Please find it a new home.

2002, January, inspected and photoed by M. Sheehan in L.A. Put on our website. Six inquiries from California looking for a CARB and BAR legal car within two weeks.

2002, 6 Jan., e–mail from client;

Subject: 512 BBi 46503


Talked with you on the phone last Thursday. Let me know when the Boxer will be available to take a look at. Financing has been secured in advance so that won’t be an issue should everything else work out.

2002. 12 Jan., Ferrari Market Letter, Volume 27, Number 1, 1983

Ferrari 512 BBi Berlinetta Boxer s/n 46503. Superb Rosso Corsa red paint and subtle new Connolly tan leather. Correct Euro bumpers and no sidelights. Only 18,000 miles. Recent engine out major belt service, fluid service, complete new clutch assembly, new water hoses, all new tires and new shocks. All receipts available. E.P.A. and D.O.T. releases in hand. A rare Boxer with a California BAR sticker. This car is exceptionally nice and needs no excuses made! Priced to sell at $79.500. For more information and photos, please contact us at 949 646 6086 or visit our website at http//www.Ferraris–

2002, 20 Jan., inspected by new possible owner at client’s home.

2002, 20 Jan., e–mail to client;

Subject: Agreement re: 512 BBi s/n 46503:


I’d like to thank you and your wife for taking the time to drive down on Saturday to inspect 512 BB s/n 46503. Also thanks for the coffee. I needed it! Sales contract follows.

2002, 26 Jan., sold and delivered to new owner.

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