Unique 1957 Ferrari could bring $34M at Paris auction

1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti
1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti

One of the most coveted cars in the world is heading to the auction house and it could even set a new world record under the right circumstances.

A unique 1957 Ferrari is estimated to sell for as much as $34 million. This bright red 1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti raced in the Sebring 12 Hours race, the Mille Miglia race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, finished fourth in the Swedish Grand Prix, finished second in the Venezuela Grand Prix and won the Cuba Grand Prix, according to First to Know. Legendary racecar driver Stirling Moss drove it in many of those races.

1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti
1957 Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti

It will be auctioned off on February 5 in Paris and is expected to see somewhere between $28 million and $34 million – about $4 million shy of the current world record.

The current record holder is a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO that sold for $38 million.

Other highly collectable cars will also be auctioned off, including a 1963 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta, estimated to go for about $13 million; a 1960 Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet, estimated at $1.95 million; a 1929 Alfa Romeo 6C estimated at $1.7 million; and a 1963 Aston Martin DB4 that may bring around $1.6 million.