Foskers Sales are delighted to offer this stunning right hand drive Argento 308 GTS Quattrovalvole. Its interior consists of the beautiful Burgundy leather, in excellent condition, red carpets and original switchgear. Launched in 1982 at the Paris Motor show the 308 GTS Quattrovalvole featured Fiovanti design fused with classic elements of Ferrari styling and a thoroughly modern attractive body.
The new model could be recognised by the addition of a slim louvred panel in the front lid to aid radiator exhaust air exit, power operated mirrors with a small Ferrari badge on the casing, a redesigned radiator grille, rectangular driving lights on each side and rectangular (in place of round) side indicators.
The interior also received minor updates such as a three spoke steering wheel with triangular center.
Ordered brand new in 1984 and later delivered to the first owner a Mr. Andrew James the original factory service book displays the chassis number and supplying dealer Maranello Ferrari Surrey stamp with warranty card. Supporting documentation from Maranello shows the GTS QV list price at £29,299, specification Argento with VM 3171 full red leather.
Factory options were listed as Metallic Paint, Air Conditioning, Front Spoiler and 16” Speedline alloy wheels.
Unlike many other 308’s available today, this car is tremendously well presented and possesses an excellent, well-documented history portfolio from new. Within the vehicles original book pack and file are multiple service stamps with assorted invoices detailing any works carried out from reputable specialists and main dealers throughout its lifetime.
These include Modena, Maranello, Talacrest, Rardley Motors, QV London along with various others. Numerous MOT certificates are present complementing the vehicle history file.
This 308 GTS’s bonnet unveils a stunning original engine bay fitted with the full size 3.0 V8 Quattrovalvole including twin overhead camshafts per cylinder bank. The main change from the 308 GTSi it succeeded were the four valves per cylinder - hence its name Quattrovalvole literally ‘four valves’ in Italian. This combined with the injection system pushed output up to 240hp.
The comprehensive history folder is joined by its original service book, leather handbook pack and keys. The roof cover, spare wheel, tool roll and jack are with the car.
Foskers have acquired this wonderful 308 QV it is one of the best available with immaculate bodywork and shut lines. Having spent most of its time in controlled storage with Foskers it remains in excellent condition. All vehicles undergo a full visual and mechanical health check by Foskers servicing, as well as detailed bodywork preparation.
This carefully maintained, genuine mileage Quattrovalvole is not to be missed. Walk round video available on request