Ferrari Dino 246 GTS, Ferrari 365 GTB/4 and a Maserati Bora Coupe found in a shed after 30 years

16. September 2011

Three Italian classic sports cars left to rot - image from Mecum.comI have recently been clearing out my house, in particularly the storage areas where I've gradually dumped more and more stuff I didn't want in the house.  It is amazing what you put out in your shed and then forget about.  For example I found a large box of Lego I had forgotten all about which I brought straight out for my little boy to play with, or to put it more accurately, for me to play with and my little boy to watch.  However, I think that if I had left in my shed a Ferrari Dino 246 GTS from 1974 (the year of my birth) with a mere 2,910 miles on the clock, a Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona with 9,752 miles and a 1977 Maserati Bora Coupe with under 1,000 miles, that I would remember.  Wouldn't you?  I mean I'm as prone to losing things as anyone but how many people find themselves scratching their heads and thinking, "Now, where did I leave my three classic supercars?" 

The trio of vintage sports cars were recently found in a shed  near Dallas where they had sat for 30 years doing nothing more than sleeping and becoming furred with dust. More...