Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta 0008M 1949
Vintage 1949 photo of Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta S/N 0008M after winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
This photo shows the being driven back to the garage after winning the 1949 running of the 24 Heures du Mans.
The car in question is the Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta S/N 0008M which now seems to reside in the USA.
The photo measures some 5.7 x 3.25 inches and is in excellent condition.
The back carries the photographer's stamp.
This is a vintage print, i.e. printed shortly after the original image was captured on film.
Only 1 available.
Vintage 1949 photo of Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta S/N 0008M after winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans
Vintage 1949 Le Mans 24 Hours Handbill.
These flyers were handed out at the race to spectators to show them around the track.
Scarce as most of them did not survive the race.
VERY good condition for its age.
The 1949 edition was the very first post WW2 24 Heures du Mans and it was won by Luigi Chinetti (with Lord Selsdon) in their Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta S/N 0008MM with a total of 235 laps to their name.
The second Ferrari that was entered was the Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta S/N 0010M of Jean Lucas & "Ferret" (Pierre Louis Dreyfus) which crashed out of the race after 53 laps.
For the full results of this race, please see 24 Heures du Mans results 1949.
Vintage 1949 Le Mans 24 Hours Flyer
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