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1959 OSCA Michelotti

Details

  • Body Type: Coupe
  • Model Year: 1959
  • Fuel Type: Gas

Maserati Bros. Contracted for Market Testing

Designed for the Geneva Auto Show (Black)

Also Shown at Turin (White)

Fabricated In House

Many Pieces and Parts Came from Bicycle Shop Next Door, Such Was the Case with Many of the Coach Builders on the Turin Ring, Helping Each Other

The Design Was the Test Bed for the Following:

BMW 3.0 CS

Lancia Fulvia

Mercedes 230 SL

First Use of the Pagota Roof 230 Merc SL (Exclusive Design by Michelotti)

Car Has Very Special Engine Head, L-Flow Design, Carbs Mounted in Center of Head

Ownership History:

Given to Michelotti After Being Shown

Given to Louigi Conetti, Long Time Friend of Michelotti, Timeline Unknown

Brought to U.S. by Conetti, Timeline Unkown

Sold to Kressman and Baumgarten Ferrari in South Florida

Believed to Have Been Driven to High School by One of the Owners Daughters

Purchased by Stetson University Student in Early 70’s, Refer to Lien Satisfaction Dated 1975, Price:  $2,299.30

Purchased by Lee Elder, 1977, for Maintenance Bill

Purchased 1990 by Steve Estes

All Information Compiled By Spending Time with Edgardo Michelotti in Italy

In the Last 20 Years an Archive Has Been Instituted with Much More Information Available

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