‘Maserati 250F’ by John Elwell
Price Code: SOLD
A spectacular large-scale rendering of the Maserati 250F, uniquely modelled by John Elwell esteemed exponent of the model maker’s art. Elwell’s signature style is well represented by the hand-formed aluminium panels riveted over a space frame. The cockpit detail is exceptional and the cast aluminium wheels are shod with hand-turned hardwood tyres.
The winningly evocative 250F was campaigned with conspicuous success by, among others, Sir Stirling Moss and Juan-Manuel Fangio; the latter scoring a famous victory at the Nürburgring in 1957 and claiming the World Championship title in the same year. Officine Alfieri Maserati built only 26 examples of the definitive front-engined monoposto, highly coveted by privateers and beloved by historic racing aficionados alike.
Length: 42 inches (107 cms).
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