2004 Ferrari F430 Challenge "GT3"
“The race heir of Ferrari 360 Modena”
The Ferrari F430 GT3 type “Challenge” has been built from 2004 to 2009 by the Italian car manufacturer based in Maranello. The road legal variant of F430 has been produced with a racing nature, but the GT3 one it’s it is aesthetically different for its huge aerodynamic choices and for its racing set-up. The specimen of this newsletter has been owned by some of well-known old-timer drivers which achieved with this car several victories and podiums in different Championships. On early days of its career the car has been entrusted to Giorgio Sernagiotto, a famous italian driver based in Treviso with a lot of victories, currently racing in the “European Le Mans Series”, one of the most important endurance series worldwide. The pair begins immediately to win: between 2006 and 2008 it obtains the qualification for the “World Championship Winner Ferrari Challenge” three times in a row and in 2006 it manages to win the World Championship at Monza Circuit. During only three years of activity the F430 manages to achieve 13 victories and 8 podium in the “Ferrari Challenge Italian Championship”, imposing its value. Then the F430 has been purchased by Giovanni Ferretti’s “Team Bora”. The car received many expensive updates to participate to the luxurious GT3 Championship. In the latest years the car has been driven by Francesco Ferretti, also known as “Ragastas” (Winner of many races with a Lancia 037 and a Lancia Stratos), this F430 GT3 takes part to the Campionato Italiano Velocità Montagna, extending the series of victories. From 2009 to nowadays the car places first in GT3 Group for 22 times on a total of 28 races and wins for two years in a row (2010,2011) the GT3 Group’s CSAI Cup in the CIVM. This beautiful car is available for sale at the Ruote da Sogno showroom in its stunning Modena Yellow, ready to race.