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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica

Chassis number : 4031SA

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This 1962 Superamerica Coupe Aerodynamica by Pininfarina has chassis number 4031SA and engine number 1287A. The 3967cc engine is a 12-cylinder vee with overhead cam and develops 340 horsepower riding on a 102.3-inch wheelbase and weighs 2750 pounds. Had he not owned the company, Enzo Ferrari would have had a difficult time obtaining the display car. Very few Ferrari dealers were authorized to sell the 400 Superamerica and customers had to wait an eternity for delivery.

The 400 Superamerica had its public debut at the Brussels Automobile Salon in February 1960 as a Pininfarina Cabriolet. At the Turin show that year, Ferrari showed the cabriolet but the real showstopper was at Pininfarina's own stand: a 'coupe aerodynamica' that the coachbuilder had built for himself. It set the style for the car shown. Just 14 Coupe Aerodynamica's would be built.

Because customers were given the choice of color, upholstery, hardware, arrangements of the instrument panel, even configuration of the car's nose, every 400 Superarmerica was different.

This display car has never been restored. The only changes from the original were those Enzo Ferrari made. he elected at some point to change the interior (from Peugeot beige leather and cloth), and he had the nose re-sprayed to cover chips made by small rocks - probably put there during fast drives in the countryside.


By Daniel Vaughan | Mar 2007

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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Auction Sales

Recent Sales of the Ferrari 400 Superamerica

(Data based on Model Year 1962 sales)
1963 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Series II Coupe Aerodinamico
Chassis#: 4251 SA
Sold for USD$2,535,000
  2021 Gooding & Company : Pebble Beach Concours Auction
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica LWB Coupe Aerodinamico by Pininfarina
Chassis#: 3949 SA
Sold for USD$4,400,000
  2016 RM Sothebys : Amelia Island
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica LWB Coupé Aerodinamico by Pininfarina
Chassis#: 3931 SA
Sold for USD$3,230,221
  2016 RM Sotheby's : Paris
 
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Cabriolet by Pininfarina
Chassis#: 3309 SA
Sold for USD$7,645,000
  2015 RM Sotheby's : The Andrews Collection
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Series I Coupe Aerodinamico
Chassis#: 3221 SA
Sold for USD$4,070,000
  2015 Gooding & Company - Arizona
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica SWB Coupé Aerodinamico by Pininfarina
Chassis#: 3559SA
Sold for USD$2,824,333
  2013 RM Auctions - VILLA ERBA
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Coupe Aerodinamico
Chassis#: 3949 SA
Sold for USD$2,365,000
  2012 Gooding and Company - Pebble Beach Auction
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Coupe by Pinin Farina
Chassis#: 3559 SA
Sold for USD$2,090,000
  2011 RM Auctions at Monterey
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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Cabriolet Pininfarina SWB
Chassis#: 400 SA 3309
Sold for USD$3,723,440
  2010 RM Auctions - Sporting Classics of Monaco
 
1962 Ferrari 400 Super America Coupe
Sold for USD$341,000
  2003 Vintage Motor Cars at Amelia Island
 
1962 Ferrari 400 Super America Coupe
Sold for USD$363,000
  2002 Monterey Sports and Classic Car Auction
 

Ferrari 400 Superamericas That Failed To Sell At Auction

1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Series I Coupe Aerodinamico3361 SA2019 Gooding & Company : Pebble Beach $2,800,000$3,400,000
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Series I Coupé3221SA2010 Bonhams Automobiles d'Exception á Rétromobile $800,000$1,000,000
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Series I Coupé Aerodinamico3221SA2009 Bonhams Quail Lodge Resort and Golf Club $1,250,000$1,500,000

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1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica Profiles

1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 3949 SA
Engine #: 163
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 4251SA
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 4031SA
Engine #: 1287A
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 3309 SA
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 3221SA
Engine #: 3221SA
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 3559 SA
1962 Ferrari 400 Superamerica vehicle information
Coupe Aerodynamica
Coachwork: Pininfarina
Chassis #: 3361 SA
Engine #: 3361