Ferrari 340 America Vignale Spyder RHDS/N 0204A1952
Vintage 1952 photo of Ferrari 340 America Vignale Spyder S/N 0204A at the Le Mans 24 Hours.
This vintage and original 1952 photo shows the Ferrari 340 America of Luigi Chinetti and Jean Lucas in the afternoon of June 14, 1952 during the 1952 running of the 24 Heures du Mans.
The duo was disqualified around 5.00 AM on Sunday due to an illegal refueling attempt.
The car in question is S/N 0204 A, a Vignale Spyder that now seems to reside in the USA.
The photo measures some 23 x 17.5 cm of 9 x 7 inches and is in good condition.
The back carries the stamp of the photographer.
This is a vintage print, i.e. printed shortly after the original image was captured on film.
Only 1 available.
Vintage 1952 photo of Ferrari 340 America Vignale Spyder S/N 0204A at the Le Mans 24 Hours
Vintage 1952 Le Mans Race Program.
Decent condition for its age with some visible wear & tear to the cover (see pictures).
The design of the 1952 program cover came from world-renowned motorsport artist Geo Ham who opted for the symbolic approach. The place is the the Esses with the major contenders (Jaguar, Aston Martin and Cunningham) storming towards the Tertre Rouge turn in controlled slides...
The race was won by Herrmann Lang and Fritz Riess in their Mercedes Benz 300 SL with a total of 277 laps to their name.
For the full results of this race, please see 24 Heures du Mans results 1952.
Vintage 1952 Le Mans Program Booklet
Ferrari by Vignale by Marcel Massini
Publishing date: 2005
Publisher: Giorgio Nada EditoreSize: 24,3 X 27 cm / 10 x 13 inchesPages: 220Pictures: 19 in color and 350 b/wSoftboundText: Italian and English
Vignale designed 155 Ferrari bodies and influenced the concept of style in the automotive industry during the 1950's.
On the basis of an exceptional collection of pictures and of very deep research, this book proposes stylistic history, technical specifications, transfers of title and transformations of each single model.
LIMITED REPRINT-RUN OF 1500 COPIES.
New, still in its original shrink-wrap foil!The open one in the photo is my personal copy. You will get a brand new one!
Ferrari by Vignale by Marcel Massini - Giorgio Nada Editore
Ferrari 340 America Vignale Spyder RHD S/N 0204A 1952
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