Lot 171: 1975 Maserati Khamsin

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October 30, 2016, 5:00 PM CET
Paris, France
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Description: 1975 Maserati Khamsin
Titre de circulation allemand
Châssis n°AM120*192*
Moteur n°192
Numéro interne moteur : 2016

- Une élégante combinaison de couleur
- Rare version européenne avec boîte automatique
- " Matching Numbers "

Lorsqu'elle sortît de l'usine de Modène le 17 février 1975, cette Maserati Khamsin 4.9L conduite à gauche était alors bleu "Blu Metalizzato" et intérieur cuir blanc. D'abord envoyée à l'agent Maserati de Yokohama au Japon, elle se retrouve ensuite aux Etats-Unis où elle reste jusqu'en 2013. Elle fut alors acquise par un collectionneur suisse qui la fit repeindre dans ce très chic blanc "Bianco Polo " et fit refaire l'intérieur en beige foncé.
D'après le vendeur, son faible kilométrage serait celui d'origine, ce qui semble être corroboré par l'absence de traces de corrosion sur la voiture.
La grande majorité des Khamsin ayant été vendues sur le marché américain, cette rare version européenne est l'un des quelques exemplaires livrés avec une boîte automatique Borg-Wagner, ce qui en fait un modèle particulièrement désirable qui saura attirer l'attention des amateurs.



German registration
Chassis n°AM120*192*
Engine n°192
Internal engine number 2016

- A rare colour Combination
- A rare European version with automatic gearbox
- Matching Numbers

This Maserati Khamsin 4.9L LHD originally "Blu Metalizzato" with a white leather interior was dispatched from Modena's plant on February 17th, 1975. It was subsequently shipped to Maserati's Japanese agent in Yokohama.

Eventually this example found its way to the U.S. where it remained until 2013 when it was purchased by a Swiss gentleman. This collector decided to re-trim the interior in dark Beige and to have it repainted in this very tasteful ' Bianco Polo'. According to the vendor, the low mileage seems very likely to be its original moreover considering the rust free condition of the car.
As most Khamsin have been sold in the US, it is nice to see an original example with European specifications on the market, especially one of the few delivered fitted with the Borg-Warner automatic gearbox.











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