The 2016 Monterey Car Week once again brought the best of the automotive world with a showcase spanning across decades and generations, altogether culminating to the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Being the prime automotive event in North America, everything from car shows, rallies, concour drives and auctions are just part of the many activities put in place for a fantastic show.
Speaking of auctions, Mecum had arguably one of the finest collections this year which included a set of modern day hypercars as well as pre-war machines. One of the most eye-catching car being the Nero DS Opaco Ferrari LaFerrari that went on to become their highest sale, as well as a new record auction price for a LaFerrari.
Here are the top five sales from the Mecum Monterey Auction 2016.
1. Ferrari LaFerrari – Sold for $4,700,000
A special car indeed, just 3 were finished in this Nero DS Opaco paint which is essentially matte black. Mecum set a new record for a Ferrari LaFerrari at an auction when this particular unit sold for $4.7 million. The car has only 211 original miles on it.