166 Maserati 300S (1957) - Mark Kopfler
Maserati 300S (1956) Engine 3000cc S6 Production 28
Registration Number XYJ 434
Built to contest the World Sportscar Championship and powered by a 3 litre straight six engine based on the design of the Maserati 250F with a lengthened stroke by Vittorio Bellentani with an output of 245bhp. with an aluminium body by Medardo Fantuzzi. The brakes like the 250F were machine alloy finned drums.
This car isroad registered owned by rock legend Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits fame and is regularly raced by him in Historic Sportscar races
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Shot 27:07:2014 at Silverstone Historic Festival REF: 103-166