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This Ferrari was John Lennon's first car, and it's up for auction at Bonhams

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jan 10th, 2011 at 11:02AM

A Ferrari is a heck of a first car to start off with. But then John Lennon was a heck of a guy. The famous singer-songwriter and Beatles frontman didn't get his driver's license until 1965. By then he was 25 and one of the most famous – and famously wealthy – figures in the world. So when news broke, car dealers didn't wait for him to come to their showrooms; they brought their showrooms to him. The dealers lined up outside his residence at Kenwood with Maseratis, Aston Martins, Jaguars and this '65 Ferrari 330 GT 2+2. Lennon ultimately picked out the blue Ferrari for... Read More

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