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How much did a new 308QV cost back in '85?

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  1. Santini

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    Curious...
     
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  3. tifosi12

    tifosi12 Four Time F1 World Champ
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    I think the sticker price on mine was somewhat over US 60k.
     
  4. Bob308GTS

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  5. Santini

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    That was quick! Thanks.
     
  6. tifosi12

    tifosi12 Four Time F1 World Champ
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    Quick yes, but not totally accurate. I should have said, that my QV actually is 84, not 85. Would have to look up the sticker at home, but it was something like 64k if I remember correctly. Kinda depended on what options you wanted (like Euro front wing etc).
     
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  8. Ksullender

    Ksullender Formula Junior

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    Is the girl on the steps real or is that digital?
     
  9. tifosi12

    tifosi12 Four Time F1 World Champ
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    Oops, I got my number wrong from leaking memory: 60,880 was the MSRP in 1984. Basically the same number as Gerry lists.
     
  10. Santini

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    She's real but she was Photoshop'd into the picture, along with myself and the 308 and the two signs.
     
  11. sindo308qv

    sindo308qv F1 Rookie

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    I have the window sticker from my '84 308qv, $59,500.00 ,$350.00 prep&delivery ,$495.00 destination charge, $830.00 for metallic black painttotal $61,175.00 purchased at Shelton.
     
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  13. Lee-'78_308

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    This is fairly interesting. I used one of those "today's dollars" calculators on the internet to figure what $61k in '84 is today, and it's the equivalent of like $105k.

    Well, my '78 308 was about $37k new, right? That's ALSO about $105k today.

    So, even with inflation considered, Ferrari's have gotten MUCH more expensive relative to the economy just in the last 15 years or so.
     
  14. Mike C

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    A little difficult to read on the scan, but my 1984 QV was $61,553.00

    $59,500
    + 350.00 prep fee
    + 830.00 metallic paint (my red car was originally ordered as metallic maroon/prugna mettalico)
    + 535.00 for the euro spoiler
    + 520.00 delivery fee.

    What's interesting to me is that it doesn't add up properly to $61,553.00...
    and the electric passenger side mirror is listed as an option!
     
  15. Spasso

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    They were using the 'Italian' math.............
     
  16. Dr C

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    The Ferrari Invoice, from Autohaus Ferrari (Cohasset, MA) for my 1983 308 QV was $61,731.00. That's including extra cost options:

    Metallic Paint (Verdo Pino): 830.
    Large spoiler (Euro); 535.
    Special Leather Interior Trim: 516.

    There was also a "gas guzzler tax" of $1250.
     
  17. PeterS

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    When I was in high school in 1977, I swear the sticker on a new yellow 308 GTS was $72K. I have a good memory and I think this price was correct.
     
  18. miketuason

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  19. Jedi

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  20. mike996

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    Prices really went up for the 328 - my sticker/sales receipt shows 86K and change for my '89! So I need 182k for it to break even!:eek:

    Well, not really, since I bought it used in '08, I only need 66k to break even! Wow, that's actually possible!:rolleyes:
     
  21. ferrariowner

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    My 85 Euro QV cost $55,000 USD new in the US. It cost about $39,000 USD in France before it was imported.
     
  22. ClydeM

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    $53,750 for my '83GTBqv says the window sticker.
    Plus gas guzzler tax & a few other add-ons.
     
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  23. GrigioGuy

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    My 87 was $76,795. The original owner traded in a Porsche 930 for it, and got $28,500 :) In all fairness, that out-the-door price did include $5702.30 for a cell phone.
     

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