|1953 Ferrari 625 Targa Florio||Bonhams’ Les Grand Marques a Monaco auction will feature a 1953 Ferrari 625 Targa Florio.|
Driven by Formula 1 champion Mike Hawthorn the car is equipped with a 2.5-litre, twin-overhead-camshaft four-cylinder. Only three 625 Targa Florios were ever made. The competition which made the car famous was the Mille Miglia, a race which it entered four times, in 1984, 1986, 1989 and 1990.
|The last public appearance of the car was in 2006, at the Monaco Historic Grand Prix. Bonhams expects to fetch between 4.5 and 6.5 million euros for the car ($5.5 - $8 million).|