The luxury model owned by Alain Prost, one of history’s greatest drivers of the Formula 1, will be auction later this month. Alain got the F40 in 1989 asa a present after the signed the for Ferrari’s F1 team. Alain Prost was a pilot for the Scuderia in 1990 and 1991.

The F40 is powered by a 3-litre V8 engine with a maximum power of 478 hp and a peak torque of 425 hp. In 1987, when the F40 was unveiled was one of the fastest cars in the world.

The 0 to 60 mph sprint is made in just 3.7 seconds and th car reaches a top speed of 201 mph.

The F40 was a F1 car for the road: no carpet, stereo and the windows were plastic.

Prost only drove 2,800 miles with his F40 and the car recently benefited from a full service. Price begin with 315.000 euro.

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