1983 Ferrari 512 BBi

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From 1981 to 1984, Ferrari made a total of 1,007 512 BBi cars. This particular 1983 Ferrari 512 BBi is one of them and it is available for sale through the reputable RM Sotheby’s. It is a fuel-injected Berlinetta Boxer and it does feature a flat 12-cylinder engine in all of its Prancing Horse glory.

With only 5,208 kilometers or approximately 3,236 miles on the odometer, this 512 BBi is in excellent condition. The classic Rosso Corsa exterior finish is very desirable on the 512 BBi while the interior features Pelle Nera upholstery with class. That means it features black leather seats.

1983 Ferrari 512 BBi

The 24-valve, dual-overhead-camshaft 12-cylinder engine roars to life with 335 horsepower and 333 pound-feet of torque. All that power is sent to the rear wheels with a five-speed manual gearbox to give you an authentic vintage Ferrari driving experience.

You can reach a top speed of about 188 miles per hour in the 512 BBi which is an excellent mark for any car from the early ‘80s. It is a mid-engine mount meaning the motor is mounted near the middle of the chassis, behind the driver and passenger seats. 

This particular 1983 Ferrari 512 BBi features the numbers-matching chassis, engine, and gearbox from the Ferrari factory. It was certified by Ferrari Classiche in May of 2015. This is a gorgeous vintage Ferrari sports car and it is the perfect classic to add to your collection if you want a Prancing Horse you can put a few miles on without feeling guilty.

If you want to see this Ferrari in your stable, all you have to do is become the winning bidder. There will be some competition from other bidders, there is no doubt about that. Once you are sitting behind the wheel of this 512 BBi, the price of admission will be long go in your rear-view mirror.

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