This ‘1/12’ Maserati MC20 Corse is now on the auction house

This ‘1/12’ Maserati MC20 Corse is now on the auction house

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And you’ll get ‘goodies’ from Maserati with your purchase so you can drive it yourself.

Created in 1960 Maserati his Tipo 60/61 racing cars, with help from the pros Carol Shelby. The plan was to participate in the 24H of Le Mans with it. He even claimed to be 4 minutes faster than Ferrari with those cars. Unfortunately, Maserati could not participate at that time due to, among other things, a problem with the starter car. However, it later won the ‘Six Hours of the Nürburgring.

The room 50 years later Maserati returned to the motoring game with this impressive gun. The MC12 Corse however it has passedhomologationViolation of the rules (requirements for cars to participate in motorsport) soon got a bad image in the game, but it secretly remained a secret among racing fans. a story.

Why? The Maserati MC12 Corse it was developed by Ferrari’s F1 engineers. It was also the only car in motorsport with 6.0 liters V12 engine of the Ferrari Enzo, given that it didn’t go beyond the FXX model. block has the power of 755 HP and 740 Nm torque to the rear wheels. On good MC12 Corse tires within 2.9 seconds going to 100 km / h.

A combination of race wins, technical highlights and limited production of 12 copies only make the Maserati MC12 Corse a ‘must have’ for the collection. Only 3 of the 12 MC12s have been converted into street legal versions. This article in particular is more unique: the owner shines even driven inand the counter therefore also shows 197 standard kilometers.

This would make the MC12 Corse the ‘most original’ in the world.

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