This Ferrari 275 N.A.R.T. Spider showed Greenwich some serious class

Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 1

Of the ten Ferrari 275 N.A.R.T. Spyders on Earth, this is the third one I’ve had the pleasure of seeing in person. It was by far the single most valuable car on the show field at Greenwich this year (we saw the red one in Monterey, which sold for over $27 million at auction a few years back). Yes, the 275 N.A.R.T. Spider is one of the Ferrari holy grails, right up there with the 250 GTO, but even rarer with less than half the production run.

I think this subdued silver example with its rich red leather interior is supremely classy in the highest regard. It’s a very beautiful and inoffensive looking car, something that evokes admiration from people. Despite being worth a genuine fortune today, it doesn’t come off all that ostentatious as a car in person. Maybe my perception was skewed by the carbon-bodied Lamborghini Centenario right across the row, but this 275 might actually require a second look to be noticed in town.

I’ve said before, this is my favorite classic Ferrari, more than a 250 GTO or a 365 Daytona, I love the 275 GTB, and the N.A.R.T. Spider is the ultimate one to have. I fantasize about taking one of these on a journey up the Pacific Coast highway in California, wind in my hair, V12 signing along up front, it would be perfection.

One can only dream, but it sure has been nice to get to see a few of these N.A.R.T. Spiders in person. I’ve it a point to enjoy every moment I have with them, pouring over their every detail, and this was no exception.

I’ll let the photos take it from here. Enjoy.

Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 15
Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 12 Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 3
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Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 13 Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 17
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Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 2
Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 11
Ferrari 275 NART Spider Silver 9

-Nick Walker

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