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1st Ferrari BB 512  Competizione

1st Ferrari BB 512 Competizione

2nd Ferrari BB 512 Competizione

2nd Ferrari BB 512 Competizione

31589 achived best ever BB 512 LM Le Mans finish

31589 achived best ever BB 512 LM Le Mans finish

38179 achived the 2nd best Le Mans finish

38179 achived the 2nd best Le Mans finish

 

In 1978 4 BB 512 Competizione were created, 22715, 24127, 24129, 24131 all starting in Le Mans but with no success, none crossed the finish line after the 24 hours. This version was a mild conversation from the street version.

In 1979 a batch of 4 BB 512 LM 79 were created, 26681, 26683, 26685, 27577,  all were entered in Le Mans. Only 27577 finished the race, 12th OA. 

In 1979 / 82 a batch of 21 BB 512 LM 80 were build. 

Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 26681
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 26683
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 26685
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 27577
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 27579
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 28601
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 29507
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 29509
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 29511
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 30559
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 31589
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 32129
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 32131
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 33647
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 34157
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 34445
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 35523

Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 35525
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 35527
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 35529
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 38179
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 38181
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 38739
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 41263
Ferrari BB 512 LM s/n 44023

In 1981  31589 finished 5th OA in the 24h Le Mans race, 35525 finished 9th OA, 32129 finished 10th in the previous year. In 1982 35527 finished 9th OA, the best finish (6th OA) was achived by 38179.

Since a couple of years the BB 512 LM's were allowed to participate in the North American Ferrari Maserati Historic Challenge and a couple of years later they got race permission also in Europe. Since these days the prices climbed steadily ...  during the weeks days the last one in the market sold for Ç850K a world record high. 

In 2005 the BB 512 LM's were allowed to participate in the Historic Le Mans and Endurance races, yes every car will become an oldtimer once ... so start to collect your dream cars early.... 

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