1976 Ferrari 365 Daddario Barchetta
The car waspurchased in 1976 by Mrs. Nadia Proietti. Later, in 1979, Mr. Ercole Torrenti, an entrepreneur film in Rome, becomes the new owner of the Ferrari 365 GT4 2 + 2 and will take the propertyuntil 1989.
In the early 80s the car decided to turn and ricarrozzarehis Ferrari 365 with the intent to makeit a unique and special. Entrusted the work to the coachbuilderFratelliDaddario (DaddarioBrothers) in Turin, a small body shop (part of the register of manufacturers) whoallegedly made sport prototypesand, aboveall, was to supportthe otherlargest and mostfamouscoachbuilders in TurinasBoano, Pinninfarina, Vignale and Moretti. In Turin, in fact, in the years 70/80 therewereabout 20 artisansand ingeniouscreators of cars and prototypesthathavemarked the history of the car.
TorrenticommissionedatDaddario the creation of this special car, with the intent to be inspired by the mostfamous Ferrari racing 50s. The car wasthencompletelydisassembled and ricondizionanta, up to the visibleresulttoday: a FerrariBarchetta with 12-cylinder engine, aluminum body, tubular frame with a shorterwheelbase, 2 seats. Thistransformationconsisted in about 6000 hours of work.
The car isaccompanied by a declarationwritten by Daddario in 1989, when Torrenti sold the car. In thisdeclarationDaddariowrites:
"The undersigned Oreste Daddarioalready co-owner of the homonymous body, declarethat I have made on behalf of Mr Ercole Torrenti of Rome in the early 80s a prototypesports car with an aluminum body, tubular frame with a shorterwheelbase, two-seatersit with the car fornitami Ferrari 365 chassis 19235. the car wascompletelydismantled and reconditionedmaintainingalloriginalmechanics."