This Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder with hardtop was sold at the classic car show Rétromobile 2012 in Paris for a total amount of 4,400,400 Euros. The car belonged to Roger Vadim and has now found a new owner.
There are two version of the Spyder; a SWB and a LWB. Designed for export to America, the 1957 250 GT California Spider was Scaglietti’s interpretation of an open-top 250 GT. Fifty were made before it was replaced by the SWB version in 1960. This version introduced disc brakes and a 276hp version of the 250 V12. About 55 were built.