We are pleased to offer 1957 Ferrari 196 SP Replica s/n 0249, a wallet-friendly, user-friendly, left-hand drive, alloy-bodied replica of a 1957 Ferrari 196 SP. Finished in Giallo yellow paint with comfortable and form-fitting seats and excellent panel fit. Has a quilted center console, rear firewall and inner door panels accented by a large and period correct wooden steering wheel facing a period-correct replica Jaeger tach. Also fitted with an outside fuel filler, an aluminum fuel tank and a quilted shelf in the trunk area. Fitted with a full-width wrap-around plexi windscreen and a black cloth tanneau cover when parked. 196 SP s/n 0249 was built based on Fiat Dino V6 mechanical, was registered in Italy and comes with its original Italian “Foglio Complementare” dated 31 May, 1967 plus an FIA logbook plus a “Ministero Dei Transporti” logbook. Also comes with Automoto Club Storico Italian paperwork. 196 SP Replica s/n 0249 is powered by a Fiat Dino 4-cam alloy-block 206 engine fitted with three velocity-stack-topped Webers and exhaust side pipes to provide all the right sounds and a full syncro five-speed gearbox for hassle-free shifting. Features twin plug heads and a twelve-wire distributor plus event-friendly details such as four wheel disc brakes and Michelin Sport tires.
196 SP Replica s/n 0249 is nicely accented with a clear plexi-glass hood scoop. Four wheel disc brakes slow it down, Michelin Sport 195/65 R15 tires mounted on Borrani RW3839 15 x 4 1/2 wheels keep it on track and light weight makes for a very quick and user-friendly event car. Excellent attention to details from the covered headlights to the hood hold downs, from the side vents and fuel cell to the user-friendly cockpit. With the original 196 SPs valued at well over $6,000,000, this replica is a nice recreation of the original concept and fully functional for touring events like the California Mille, the New England 1000, your local Cars & Coffee event or just for spirited and fun road use.
1957, 31 May, Automobile Club D’Italia Foglio Complementare issued to Gandezio Mantova, Stazzona Via Cassis # 10, Como.
1970, 24 Oct., Ministero Dei Transporti E Dell’Aviazione Civile Targa issued to Telaio #0000249
2016, 24 July, FIA Rallye De Regularite Historique logbook issued to J. M. Voissier, Domaine de Montassiege, Neris Les Bains, France.