AUGUST 31, 2006
Sports Car Market
“1955 Maserati 300S
Following a meticulous restoration, chassis no. 3057 came with a colorful history when it sold at auction for nearly $2 million.
In 1955, after taking delivery of his most powerful Maserati to date, the three-liter 300S offered here, chassis number 3057, Benoit Musy contested eleven European Sports Car Championship events, winning five times and scoring a further five podium finishes up to the August 12, 1956, Kristianstad Swedish Grand Prix, which he won.
…This car sold for $1,925,000 at RM’s Phoenix auction held January 20, 2006.”