Window shopping for race cars
Always interesting to see what is for sale and how much money is being asked by sellers. Just for giggles, have a look at these goodies courtesy of Racecarsdirect.com:
Reynard 2KQ that ran at LeMans in 2000 for €198,000.
2015 Audi TTRS that claimed multiple SP3T class VLN wins at the Nurburgring for €135,000.
Private collection of Adrian Reynard of eight open wheel cars. Includes BAR Formula One cars from 2002 and 2003. POA.
2001 Arrows A22-03 Formula One car for €85,000. Does not appear to be running.
2013 Mercedes AMG SLS for £180,000 run in British GT and undergoing a rebuild.
2012 Porsche 997 GT3 Cup for €89,000 with 25 hours on the engine and 5 hours on the gearbox.
2013 championship winning BMW Z4 GT3 for £180,000. Ran ELMS, Blancpain and British GT with upgrades. Extensive spares.
2014 Viper GT3-R run by Black Swan Racing in Pirelli World Challenge events for USD$500,000. Includes extensive spares and is ready to race.
1995 Simtek Formula One car driven by Jos Verstappen for £115,000.
2012 McLaren MP4-12C GT3 for €158,000. Blancpain Endurance and sprint history. Some spares included and more available.
2012 Mercedes SLS GT3 with extensive race history, including Nurburgring 24 and many other races. Updated to 2014 specs. Car Collection owned in Germany. €210,000.
Abt Racing 2013 Audi R8 LMS ultra GT3 for €150,000. They also have three other Audi R8 race cars for sale as well.
2014 Phoenix Racing Audi R8 LMS Ultra for €225,000.
2013 Mercedes SLS GT3 for USD$295,000. Car is in Australia.
2015 spec Marc VDS BMW Z4 GT3 car – second overall at the 2015 Nurburgring 24 for €250,000. If the car would have finished one place better, surely it wouldn’t be for sale – let alone at this price.
These listings might suggest that the recent listing of the Falken Tyres 997 GT3 car on Mobile.de with an asking price of €500,000 is perhaps a bit ambitious.
With the new AMG GT3, Porsche 991 RSR, Audi R8, Ferrai 488 and BMW M6, there are lots of previously enjoyed GT3 cars for sale. Happy shopping!