Cars We Sold

1981 Ferrari 512 BB/LM “Silhouette” Serial Number 38181


Lead photograph of 1981 Ferrari 512 BB/LM “Silhouette” Serial Number 38181


Make   Ferrari Model   512 BB/LM "Silhouette"
Year   1981 Serial #   38181
Engine #   F102B000 031 VIN   
Engine Type   F 102 BB LM Chassis Type   F 102 BB LM
Build Sequence #    Number Built   22 of 25 built
Body Type   Berlinetta Body Builder   
First Owner   Wide World of Cars Current Owner   Current Owner
Build Sheet   No Current Location   California


S/N 38181 024 Sold new in the USA.


S/n 38181. 512 BB/LM “Silhouette”.

New to Wide World of Cars.

1981, to Pappalardo.

1986,to Ed Wettach.

1986, at FCA National Concours, Palm Beach, Ed Wettach. 1st in class.

1987, FCA National Concours, Washington D.C., Ed Wettach. 1st in class.

1993, 11 June, FCA National Ferrari Concours, Florida, Ed Wettach, 1st in class.

1994, 24 Aug., International Ferrari Concours, Monterey, Ed Wettach, 1st in class.

1994, 24 Aug., shown at Pebble Beach Concours, Monterey, Ed Wettach, display only.

1999, 27–29 May,FCA North American Field and Driving concours, Forte Award, platinum, class 14. Ed Wettach, Jackson, MS.

2000, 18 Oct., as per long conversations with the buyer and Ed Wettach, we agreed to buy the car and work with Ed on his tax trade on an F50.

2000, 3 Nov., M. Sheehan sold the new owner Ed Wettach’s spares package for this BB/LM including lower noses, an upper nose, and engine and gearbox, a complete tail, spare doors, etcetera…

See Prancing Horse # 91, 2nd quarter, 1989, pages 8 to 11, for article by Jerry McDermott regarding these cars.

See The Ferrari Market Letter, Vol. 21 #21, 12 Oct. 1996 front page to page 3 for article by Michael Sheehan regarding these cars.

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