We are pleased to offer 1999 US model Ferrari 550 Maranello s/n 115139. From new in Blu Tour De France 522 with Navy Blue leather seats with White Piping, a Nero Leather headliner, Nero dash and Dark Blue carpets with Red Calipers. Fitted with a great sounding Tubi exhaust. One owner for the last ten years and complete back to the original warranty card showing its first owner in Lake Forest, Illinois. Also comes with the full set of eight total books and booklets, with, of course, the original warranty card showing Greg Berner, the salesman, Lake Forest Sports Cars, the selling dealer and the first owner; the leather carrying pouch for the books and the spare-in-a-can in its carrying case and bag.
This very attractive 6-speed 550 Maranello has been well enjoyed and driven, with 66,893 well documented miles, and has just been treated to a full cam belt service and comes with a no-questions CARFAX. The history is documented to the date first sold on the original warranty card, dated 05 March, 1999 and the first service on 22 Dec., 1999 at 2,189 miles with extensive service records from new. Fitted with an upgraded sound system with a trunk-mounted Audison booster. In 2016 the front spoiler and hood were repainted by Magnum repair, Marietta, Georgia followed by a clear bra by Atlanta Protective Films, 645 Hembree Parkway, suite H, Roswell, GA. Thanks to the paint touchup and clear bra, the Blu Tour De France 522 paint is in excellent condition and the body is mirror straight and dent free with excellent panel gaps The black leather dash, glove box and center console surround are all in excellent condition, with no shrinkage on the leather dash or glove box. The engine compartment and trunk are very clean and nicely detailed, reflecting both the recent service and a cared for and well maintained Ferrari. 550 s/n 115139 sits on a good set of 255/40 ZR 18 front and 295/35 ZR rear Michelin Pilot Sport tires mounted on a very nice set of scuff and scratch-free 18″ wheels. Introduced as the flagship of the Ferrari line in 1996, the Maranello took Ferrari back to the glory days of the long-nose, short-tail, front-engined Lusso, 275 and Daytona coupes. An indisputably elegant design with both elegant and muscular styling by Pininfarina. We believe the 550 Ferraris are unquestionably the best-buy today in a user-friendly, 6-speed, V-12 Ferrari. Thanks to speed-sensitive power steering the 550 is surprisingly light and easy to drive in traffic, at low speeds or on the highway at high speeds. With effortless torque, they are pleasant to drive in traffic using only two or three of their six gears and utterly relaxed in 6th gear at America’s highway speeds. The climate control works well and the cockpit is both luxurious and roomy. The trunk has more than adequate capacity for true Grand Touring. The Maranello recaptures the glory days of Ferrari’s legendary front-engined V-12 sports cars and are essentially bullet-proof in normal usage. The 550s offer staggering yet effortless performance from its 485 hp 5,474 cc V12, with a 0-60 time of 4.3 seconds and top speed of 199 mph, just touching the magic 200 mph mark!
In Jan., of this year 550 s/n 115139 was treated to a 30k cam belt service by Foreign Cars Italia. New cam and accessory belts were fitted, the transaxle oil was changed, the cooling system was flushed, the steering hydraulics were flushed, the engine oil and filter were changed, a new A/C compressor was installed and a new fuel door actuator was fitted. The total invoice was $7,437.97 at 66,587 miles. In March of this year 550 s/n 115139 was again serviced by Foreign Cars Italia with a new water pump installed. The total invoice was $2,521.91 at 66,864 miles. In May of this year three new remote key fobs were ordered from Specialized ECU Repair, Oakland Park, FL. The total invoice was $744.00. Today 550 Maranello s/n 115139 is a no-stories, no-excuses car that is ready to be admired, enjoyed and driven.
1999, Jan., production. Blu Tour De France 522 with Dark Blue leather seats with White piping, a Nero dash and Dark Blue carpets. Engine # 52483. Assembly # 32243.
1999, March, new to Lake Forest Sports Cars, 780 N. Eastern, Lake Forest, Illinois, 60045, the authorized Ferrari dealer for the northern Chicago area.
1999, 05 March, sold new by Greg Berner, the salesman for Lake Forest Sports cars to Edward A. Skae Jr.,
1999, 22 Dec., 5,000 mile service done at 2,189 miles by Ferrari of Seattle, 1401 12th Ave., Seattle WA, 98122.
2005, 16 May, 15,000 mile service done at 15,816 miles by Foreign Cars Italia, 5603 Roanne Way, Greensboro, NC, 27409.
2005, 10 March, serviced by Silicon Valley Auto Group, replace airbag ECU, replace both catalyst ECUs, , replace oil pressure sending unit. Total invoice $4,001.30 at 15,757 miles.
2009, 26 March, serviced by Foreign Cars Italia, 5603 Roanne Way, Greensboro, NC, 27409. replace motor mounts. Total invoice $1,361.41 at 22,654 miles.
2009, 18 Sept., serviced by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076. Total invoice $2,406.13 at 26,043 miles.
2009, 21 Dec., serviced by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076.. Replace 02 sensor. Total invoice $1,115.95 at 27,293 miles.
2010, 22 June., serviced by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076.. Oil and filter service. Total invoice $390.89 at 27,293 miles.
2011, 31 Jan., serviced by Foreign Cars Italian,30k cam belt service, new cam and accessory belts, transaxle oil changed, cooling system flushed, steering system flushed, oil and filter change, new power steering hoses. Total invoice $8,175.10
2011, 08 Nov., serviced for Richard Becherer, Chattanooga, TN by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076. Total invoice $1,874.78
2011, 17 Jan., 30,000 mile service done at 30,619 miles by Foreign Cars Italia, 5603 Roanne Way, Greensboro, NC, 27409. total invoice $8,175.10
2012, 11 Jan., 45,000 service done at 38,774 miles by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076. Total invoice $1,433.32
2012, 31 Oct., serviced by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076, brakes and lower control arm bushings,. Total invoice $1,139.01
2013, 04 Jan., serviced by Sports Car Service, A/C system overhaul. Total invoice $1,203.39
2014, 27 March., serviced by Foreign Cars Italia, new front shock mounts. Total invoice $899.53
2014, 26 Nov., four new Michelin tires installed by Gran Tourismo East. Total invoice $1,167.73
2015, 05 May, serviced by Foreign Cars Italian,30k cam belt service, new cam and accessory belts, transaxle oil changed, cooling system flushed, steering system flushed, new A/C compressor, fuel door actuator, oil and filter change, new . Total invoice $7,773.56
2016, 30 Aug., serviced by Foreign Cars Italia, clutch hydraulics repaired, annual oil and filter service, gearbox oil changed, power steering flushed, new clutch and throw out bearing, replace hood struts. Total invoice $7,482.55
2016, Sept., hood and front fender repainted by Magnum repair, 1445 Field Park Circle, Marietta, Georgia, 30066. Total invoice $2,545.14 at 62,457 miles.
2016, Oct., hood, fender and front spoiler given a clear bra by Atlanta Protective Films, 645 Hembree Parkway, suite H, Roswell, Georgia, 30076. Total invoice $750.
2019, 01 Feb., serviced by Ferrari of Atlanta, 11875 Alpharetta Hwy., Roswell, GA, 30076, brake and gearbox flush. Total invoice $672.96
2020, 23 Jan., serviced by Foreign Cars Italia, 30k cam belt service, new cam and accessory belts, transaxle oil changed, cooling system flushed, steering system flushed, oil and filter change, new A/C compressor, new fuel door actuator. Total invoice $7,437.97 at 66,587 miles.
2020, 04 March., serviced by Foreign Cars Italia, new water pump. Total invoice $2,521.91 at 66,864 miles.
2020, 26 May, new set of three remote key fobs made by Specialized ECU Repair, 941 NE 48th St. Oakland Park, FL, total invoice $744.00
2020, July, on consignment with Mike & Colleen Sheehan’s Ferraris-Online LLC.