Michael Schumacher’s unbeaten 1998 Ferrari Formula One car is expected to fetch $8 million at auction


A Ferrari F300 System One car with chassis quantity 187, pushed by seven-time F1 winner Michael Schumacher within the 1998 season, shall be auctioned off subsequent month in Monterey, California.

Chassis quantity 187 was the seventh of solely 9 F300 specimens manufactured for that yr’s System One World Championship season, and it received all 4 races.

It’s the first Ferrari System One chassis to run at the least three races and win each single one. It’s powered by a fierce 3.0-liter Tipo 047, a outstanding 800-horsepower, 80-degree V-10 engine.

Following the 1998 season, essentially the most profitable unbeaten Ferrari System One chassis of all time was bought from the Scuderia Ferrari workforce by a vendor in 1999 and has remained in race trim ever since.

The car shall be auctioned off by RM Sotheby’s throughout the 18th and twentieth of August in Monterey, California. It’s anticipated to promote for between $6 million and $8 million when it goes available on the market in August.

“Eminently uncommon and perpetually tied to one in all racing’s all-time best legends, the extraordinary Michael Schumacher, 187 is certainly one of the vital Ferrari F1 automobiles in existence, being the one undefeated chassis to run at the least three races.”

Regardless of driving essentially the most profitable Ferrari F1 car of all time, Schumacher completed second in 1998, 14 factors behind McLaren-Mercedes driver Mika Hakkinen.


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