A classic and very expensive Ferrari 250 GTO has been recently taken to the Laguna Seca raceway for a quick lap.
Usually when writing about the Ferrari 250 GTO we are used to seeing astronomic numbers in the range of tens of millions of USD as mostly these are being sold and auctioned for huge prices. But every once in a while, a video with the model in question in action pops up and the latest one is showing it lapping the Laguna Seca raceway, proving that this isn’t just a museum jewel but a model which can still provide you with your daily dose of adrenalin.
The Ferrari 250 GTO has been assembled between 1962 and 1964 in just 39 units, which somehow justifies its huge price tag. The model in question came with a two-door body style and a front mid-engine and rear-wheel drive layout. The model in question came with either a 3.0 liter V12 or a with a 4.0 liter V12 engine under its hood, connected to a 5-speed manual transmission. When it was brand new, the supercars cost 18,000 USD over-seas and buyers had to be personally approved by Enzo Ferrari and Luigi Chinetti, the North American dealership. The most expensive 250 GTO was sold last year for 52 million USD.