F12 from Dubai

F12 from Dubai

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Jonny TVR

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3,079 posts

237 months

Monday 29th June
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Its now showing in the sold section at 105 plus 6%. This is around the level I would have been interested at. Probably the cheapest F12 ever sold?

ferdi p

1,440 posts

128 months

Monday 29th June
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Jonny TVR said:
Its now showing in the sold section at 105 plus 6%. This is around the level I would have been interested at. Probably the cheapest F12 ever sold?
111k for a LHD f12 with questionable history & no warranty. Hardly a bargain imo!

cgt2

1,650 posts

144 months

Monday 29th June
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ferdi p said:
111k for a LHD f12 with questionable history & no warranty. Hardly a bargain imo!
Agreed, spend £30k more and get a decent one. With two and a half years since service the car in question may well need a £10k spend anyway, further narrowing the difference.

speedbird1000

107 posts

123 months

Monday 29th June
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105k plus fees? I watched it as the timer hot 00.00 and it was at 95k. Something weird happened....

Stig

11,585 posts

240 months

Monday 29th June
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speedbird1000 said:
105k plus fees? I watched it as the timer hot 00.00 and it was at 95k. Something weird happened....
CC can extend the auction end timing if there's active bidding.

DeuceDeuce

153 posts

48 months

Monday 29th June
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I believe that the £105k includes fees as it’s quoted as ‘selling price’ and not ‘winning bid’.

I would hope CC gave up some/most of their normal 6% fee due to the issues with the website running up to the auction closing.

TP321

1,189 posts

154 months

Monday 29th June
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Why is someone choosing the UK to sell a LHD car? Why not sell it in any European country where they drive on the left?

ferdi p

1,440 posts

128 months

Monday 29th June
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TP321 said:
Why is someone choosing the UK to sell a LHD car? Why not sell it in any European country where they drive on the left?
Paperwork? Hassle? Etc...

I assume you know LHD cars have been selling in the UK for many, many years!?

R33FAL

339 posts

124 months

Monday 29th June
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if you look at the pictures its in pretty bad nick. Dinged doors and rough-looking paint.

Also, it must be the most random placing of the GB number plate sign i have ever seen on a car

cayman-black

9,459 posts

172 months

Tuesday 30th June
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R33FAL said:
if you look at the pictures its in pretty bad nick. Dinged doors and rough-looking paint.

Also, it must be the most random placing of the GB number plate sign i have ever seen on a car
Hmm, it was a good price, but as you say i don't think its a well looked after car.

speedbird1000

107 posts

123 months

Wednesday 1st July
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105k is price paid to seller, 6k fees on top..

TP321

1,189 posts

154 months

Wednesday 1st July
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ferdi p said:
Paperwork? Hassle? Etc...

I assume you know LHD cars have been selling in the UK for many, many years!?
Yes i am well aware of the fact, but thank you for making sure..

My point is why is someone selling a LHD car which has to be transported and registered from Dubai to a RHD market and not a LHD market. Surely its easier to sell in a LHD market.

trickywoo

8,556 posts

186 months

Thursday 2nd July
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TP321 said:
Yes i am well aware of the fact, but thank you for making sure..

My point is why is someone selling a LHD car which has to be transported and registered from Dubai to a RHD market and not a LHD market. Surely its easier to sell in a LHD market.
I don’t know for a fact but I would guess UK tax and a strong market here make it more lucrative.

ferdi p

1,440 posts

128 months

Thursday 2nd July
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TP321 said:
Yes i am well aware of the fact, but thank you for making sure..

My point is why is someone selling a LHD car which has to be transported and registered from Dubai to a RHD market and not a LHD market. Surely its easier to sell in a LHD market.
I don't think it got transported here specifically to sell. The car came here 3 yrs ago in 2017 so I'm assuming the owner wanted it in the UK.

cayman-black

9,459 posts

172 months

Saturday 18th July
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So we have another special F12 coming...
https://collectingcars.com/for-sale/2013-ferrari-f...

cgt2

1,650 posts

144 months

Saturday 18th July
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cayman-black said:
So we have another special F12 coming...
https://collectingcars.com/for-sale/2013-ferrari-f...
Was that the car originally owned by John Collins of Talacrest

garystoybox

367 posts

73 months

Saturday 18th July
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Wow, that is a gorgeous colour combo..... well to my eyes anyway.

HIS LM

1,053 posts

215 months

Saturday 18th July
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Lovely car hideous colour combo, does he work for Ikea ?

LA458SP

72 posts

62 months

Saturday 18th July
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Really like that. Colour combo looks much nicer on this than it does on the original 250GTO it's based on.

willy wombat

459 posts

104 months

Sunday 19th July
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I love it! If I was in the market for an F12 I’d be bidding.