Classic Cars

Porfirio Rubirosa’s 1954 Ferrari 500 Mondial restored

The Ferrari Classiche Department has completed the restoration of the 1954 Ferrari 500 Mondial Spyder PF originally owned by Dominican gentleman driver Porfirio Rubirosa. Porfirio Rubirosa drove the car in just a single international race at Santa Barbara in September 1954. Sporting the number 235, the Ferrari 500 Mondial finished eighth overall and second in its category.

1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spyder at the RM Sotheby’s Villa Erba auction

Unquestionably one of the most iconic cars of all time, and certainly one of the most collectible Ferraris ever made, 1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider leads a superlative roster of 37 of the world’s finest and most desirable cars at the RM Sotheby’s Villa Erba auction during the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este weekend on May 23.