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1953 Ferrari 250 millemiglia

Chassis no. 0340MM
Engine no. 0340 MM
Coachbuilder Pinin Farina
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From 5th August 1953
to 18th February 1954
Owner: Enzo Ferrari (IT)
Famous owner: Italian racing driver, founder of the Scuderia Ferrari and the Ferrari automobile marque.
5th August 1953
1st and current interior
5th August 1953
1st and current engine no. 0340 mm
Note: 60° V-type
5th August 1953
1st and current body
Coachbuilder: Pinin Farina
Type: Fastback coupe
Colour: Blue
5th August 1953
1st and current chassis no. 0340mm
From 11th February 1954
to 24th December 1959
Plate: ROMA-194871
Country: IT
From 18th February 1954
to 19th February 1954
Owner: Dino Tullini (IT)
Famous owner: Italian racing driver
From 19th February 1954
to 7th October 1955
Owner: Vittorio Colocci (IT)
Purchase price: 3.750.000 Lire
Famous owner: Italian racing driver
4th April 1954
Event: XIV Giro Automobilistico della Sicilia
Locality: Palermo (IT)
Race number: #356
Category / Group: Sport
Class: Oltre 2000 cc
Driver: Vittorio Colocci (IT)
Co-Driver: Gaetano Spata (IT)
Results / Prizes: 7th OA / 5th CL
Time: 11.43'39''
From 1st May 1954
to 2nd May 1954
Event: XXI Mille Miglia - Coppa Franco Mazzotti
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #552
Category / Group: Sport
Class: Oltre 2.000 cm3
Driver: Vittorio Colocci (IT)
Co-Driver: Roberto Parisi (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
Time: Start: 5.52’00"- Brescia-Roma: 6.27'41"- Brescia-Roma-Brescia: ritirati
2nd May 1954
Event: I Gran Premio Nuvolari della Mille Miglia
Locality: Cremona-Mantova-Brescia (IT)
Race number: #552
Category / Group: Gruppo Vetture Sport
Class: Oltre 2000 cc
Team: Unknown
Driver: Vittorio Colocci (IT)
Co-Driver: Roberto Parisi (IT)
Results / Prizes: DNF
From 24th July 1954
to 25th July 1954
Event: 10 ore Notturna Messinese
Circuit: Messina
Locality: Messina (IT)
Race number: #7
Driver: Vittorio Colocci (IT)
Co-Driver: Franco Meloni (IT)
Results / Prizes: 2nd OA / 1st CL
From 7th October 1955
to 24th December 1958
Owner: S.O.V.E.A.T. (IT)
Note: Radiation for export (1959, 24th December)
From 1964
to 1966
Owner: Roger Ellis (US)
From 1964
to 1966
Plate: W53840
Country: US
From 1966
to 1974
Owner: Lieb Marshall (US)
Famous owner: Marshall Leib (January 26, 1939 – March 15, 2002) was an American singer and one of the original members of The Teddy Bears. Leib and his high school friend, producer Phil Spector formed the trio. Leib performed background harmony vocals on the Teddy Bears hit ‘’To Know Him Is to Love Him’’ , which became the number one song in the U.S. It has since been covered by many artists such as Dolly Parton and Amy Winehouse , to name just two. Leib collected Ferrari automobiles and belonged to a Ferrari club.
Plate: OTY631
Country: US
From 1974
to 1980
Owner: Herry Smith (US)
From 1980
to 1982
Owner: Joseph William Moch (US)
From 1982
to August 1984
Owner: David Shute (GB)
From August 1984
to 1985
Owner: Ronald Stern (GB)
Note: $140,000
From 1985
to 1987
Owner: Paul Vestey (GB)
From 1987
to December 2012
Owner: Anthony Wang (US)
Bibliography: Marzotto Paolo, La Ferrari Alla Mille Miglia , Unknown publisher, n.p. 1987
From 1987
to 1988
Plate: CSU619
Country: US
Plate: FDE687
Country: US
From 5th May 1988
to 8th May 1988
Event: Mille Miglia
Locality: Brescia (IT)
Race number: #180
October 1990
Bibliography: Orsini Luigi, Mille Miglia Una Corsa Italiana , Abiemme, n.p. 1990
December 1998
Restoration: Instalaltion new engine no. #0310MM (purchased from Brooks 1998 Collectors Motorcycles, Motor Cars, Formula 1 - 1998, 2nd-3rd December)
Bibliography: Marzotto Paolo, Red Arrows Ferraris Alla Mille Miglia , Giorgio Nada Editore S.r.l., n.p. 2001
From December 2012
to currently
Owner: Private collection
Restoration: Instalaltion original engine no. #0340MM
Plate: 541109
Country: US
Restoration: Complete restauration. Color: blu (previous color: red).
21st August 2016
Event: Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
Locality: Carmel-by-the-Sea (US)
Race number: #M2-03
Class: M-2: Ferrari Competition
Driver: Jerry Pantis (US)
From 23rd April 2018
to 28th April 2018
Event: Tour Auto - Optic 2000
Locality: Parigi (FR)
Race number: #7
December 2018
Bibliography: Dolcini Carlo, Orizzonte Perduto Mille Miglia 1947-1956 , Ela, n.p. 2018
Record: Chassis and Engine Number
Record: Car Photo
November 2020
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Mille Miglia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume Ii , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2020
June 2023
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Mille Miglia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume Iii , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2023
Bibliography: Binelli Sandro, Giro Di Sicilia's Chassis - The Ultimate Opus Volume I , Automotive Masterpieces Srl, Genova 2026