2003 FERRARI 575M MARANELLO

GORGEOUS ARGENTO NURBURGRING SILVER/ DAYTONA
BEIGE WITH DAYTONA BLACK INSERT SEATS/FACTORY 5
SPOKE ALLOYS AS NEW/DETAILED V12 5748cc/508
HORSEPOWER/202 MPH/6-SPEED F1 GEAR BOX/VERY LOW
14,100 MILES/TIMING BELT-CAM TENSIONER AT 12,118
MILES/FROM CHARLIE KEMP COLLECTION

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Here is a beautiful low mileage 2003 Ferrari 575M Maranello in Argento Nürburgring that has the beige leather interior on the Daytona seats with black inserts, the famous Ferrari V12 of 5748cc capacity and 508 horsepower that is highly detailed, has the F1 6 speed transmission, amazing stopping with the famous 4 wheel disc anti-lock brakes, now has only 3-owners from Los Angeles to Alabama, then finally to the Charlie Kemp collection in Mississippi, Charlie is a past Ferrari dealer, a famous accomplished race driver in his famous now million $$$ 1965 Shelby GT350R, a CanAm winner in the powerful famous Porsche 917/10, he won a manufacturer’s championship for GM in a Corvette plus other outstanding achievements, this 2003 Ferrari 575M Maranello is now presented is this truly investment beauty has only 14,100 miles, always been highly maintained so in just perfect working and outstanding driving condition, timing belt and cam tensioner at 12,100 miles with receipts, the bodywork and paintwork are just beautiful with final show detailing just completed, this presentation in the beautiful and very special colour Argento Nürburgring Silver in best combination covered with beige leather 'Daytona' style seats with black inserts and color matching stitching, the black top dash pad contrasts to the beige front dash with impeccable working gauges, "Scuderia Ferrari" Shields, great Modular Wheel 5 spoke Rims 19", expensive new radiator system, now presented herewith in a very rare and elegant combination thusly creating a real gentleman's powerful sports car with a distinctive appearance, the car recently has great show detailing,

History of the model and this specific 575M: this model has a complete and clear history from new, so provenance is 'as gospel', very important, later in this report there is more information to show exactly what is here in late 2018, these other notes on the presentation that this special Ferrari has the gorgeous factory 5 spoke wheels in wonderful condition, they have 19” Michelin Pilot Sport tires that have been on the car for a while, the full engine bay is detailed, note the Ferrari Warranty Card and Owner’s Service Book (LINK), also many records follow this car for history, VIN decoded (LINK)

There is a great file of over $17,300 of receipted work before Charlie Kemp bought the car, among these receipts is the expensive new radiator system that was ordered and replaced at 12,951 miles, since this car is so powerful and was used in a Southern climate, the second owner spent a receipted $3770 for the system to be replaced, now the new owner can know that this high horsepower car has great cooling,

Kemp is a car professional and then checked the car before going to Fraser Dante, the car works just perfectly, please note in the car’s history and to be very open, this was parked outside a house and someone slightly bumped the left rear of the car when it was not even moving, then this has some minor panel fix and paint work that was turned into the insurance company, this is really impossible to see anything wrong today as it is polished and buffed, this body and paint are now really highly detailed, the stock seats are just terrific and look ‘as new’.

This has good driver quality Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires that are shown with the attached (LINK)…these tires are good for limited show driving, if one wants to upgrade to the newer design Michelin Pilot Sport 4S, Fraser Dante could order these, take these to have mounted and balanced for a costing of $1524 all in, see the (LINK) of the new tire specs and size,

Summary:  only 2056 575M's were ever produced making this 12 cylinder Ferrari that is a truly gorgeous, powerful and truly Landmark vehicle, now offered for Christmas 2018 at only $89,500 for the extra special present !

History of the car by Charlie Kemp:

CHARLIE KEMP STATES:
“I own this 575M that is at Fraser Dante. I bought the car several years ago and put very few miles on it. I picked it up after carefully checking out the car and drove it home. I owned the Ferrari Dealership in Jackson for over 10 years and judged several Ferrari National Concours events. I could not find any repairs on the car they were that good. I knew about the damage. The car was sitting at a party and someone hit the left rear fender. I inspected this carefully and drove the car. There is no real damage and as I said you cannot see where it was dented. It has all the books and tools. I called the original owner of the car and talked to him about it. He had no problems with the car and just wanted a convertible Ferrari.

The car had a new radiator installed and at that time the timing belts and service was done. That was about 2000 miles ago. Everyone seems concerned about the timing belts on cars. I have owned car dealerships since 1967 and find all the concern about the belts is overblown. I have seen cars with 150,000 miles on the belts and they were still good. The interior has had all the wear signs removed, detailed and is in beautiful condition. There was some slight pulling about the very front edge of the windshield pad. The seats and carpets show really no wear and have fresh leather treatment. The engine is strong and the cars drives straight and true. The clutch works perfectly. I have had no problems with the car.

I personally know the company and the owner that did the work on the car. He did a lot of the work on the heads and engines for my race team at that time.  I drove the car to several events and some highway. Because of various things in my work and businesses, I was just not driving the car enough to keep it. I have other collectible cars and have my shop.  I decided to downsize when my old race car mechanic had problems with his health.”

Specifics of the famous 2003 Ferrari 575M…

In the build of this the new 2003 Ferrari 575M with mechanical improvements over the Ferrari 550, this has the larger and more powerful 5.7Liter V12 engine, 5748 cc’s, dual overhead values with 4 valves per cylinder, 508 horsepower at a beautiful sounding 7250 rpm, 434 ft/lbs of torque at 5250 rpmincluding bigger brake discs, this larger and more powerful engine in the 575M also included a different weight distribution, refined aerodynamics and fluid-dynamics and an adaptive suspension set-up with the the four independent suspensions controlled by the gearbox to minimize pitch throughout the 200-milliseconds shift time, thusly the Magneti Marelli's semi-automatic (Electrohydraulic manual) 6-speed 'F1' gearbox is a modern wonderment, the model number refers to total engine displacement in litres, while the 'M' is an abbreviation of modificato (modified), adaptive suspension set-up with fully independent suspension front and rear, 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, rack and pinion steering, model number refers to total engine displacement in litres