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  1. Marcel Massini

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  2. ///Mike

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    Wow, what a gathering! Club event?

    It'd be interesting to know what that group of cars was worth back then compared to today.
     
  3. lancia

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    If not mistaken, that was the Ferrari Club of America Annual Meeting of 1977, back when the FCA meet was the major Ferrari event in the US with few, if any, of the numerous event options there are today other than Pebble Beach at the time. I attended this event at Watkins Glen, and it was a blast, absolute fun. An incredible entry, with wide variety of early competition and road cars, all running on the full Watkins Glen circuit. None of the pressure of today, cars were driven, and the several examples of higher level restorations were appreciated for setting an evolving standard. It was my first experience seeing in person a 250GTO, a 250TR, a Series I Cabriolet, etc., etc. - Fitzgerald and Merritt on display..... Those were the days indeed Marcel!
     
  4. Marcel Massini

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    All correct.
    The 14th Annual FCA Nationals 10-12 June 1977, Watkins Glen, NY.
    Don Dethlefsen won Best of Show with 195 MM Berlinetta Touring chassis #0060 M.

    Marcel Massini
     
  5. Marcel Massini

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  6. DWR46

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    Watkins Glen 1977: I spent the whole afternoon taking people rides in the 212 Export Barchetta (0158ED) at the right of the photo. Joe and Carol Pendergast brought that car and a 212 Inter. Joe gave me the keys to the Barchetta and told me to take people rides, so I did.
     
  7. Lussolover

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    Wowzer what a photo
     
  8. Rossocorsa1

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    Amazing images. Thanks for all the contributions.
     
  9. Marcel Massini

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    Bert

    You may want to re-label some of your pix, notably #3, #4 and #5.

    Marcel Massini
     
  10. Marcel Massini

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  11. bertdeboer340

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    Thanks Marcel.

    #3 #4 should be 5843
    #5 should be 5897
     
  12. etienne

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    Superb...when the car was with MdA ?
     
  13. Marcel Massini

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    Yes.

    Marcel Massini
     
  14. nico308

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    should # 3 and # 4 not be 6023 ?
     
  15. Rossocorsa1

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    Marcel - can you say who owns 6045 today? If not, can you say where the car lives now?
     
  16. 375+

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    Marcel does MdA still have any Ferrari in his collection?
     
  17. Marcel Massini

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    All gone.

    Marcel Massini
     
  18. Marcel Massini

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    North America.

    Marcel Massini
     
  19. bertdeboer340

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    According to Cavallino 2 LM's were present during the FF40, 5843 and 6313 so that's why I believe this is 5843.
     
  20. readplays

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  21. Rossocorsa1

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  22. amenasce

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    I love this thread so much.
     

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