You are looking at the Maserati Tipo 61'Birdcage' #66 (C/N2463) as raced by Jim Hall in that USAC 200 Mile Road America Grand Prix (Serif Version). Only six Maserati Tipo 61 Birdcage (c/n2463) have been hand signed by Jim Hall. The Maserati Birdcage was driven by Jim Hall, finishing 2nd in the USAC 200 Mile Road America Grand Prix at Elkhart Lake on July 31, 1960. Vintage Diecast Replicas selected the M-047 CMC Maserati Birdcage released in July of 2006 as the donor diecast. The CMC Birdcage exemplified the art of high-end diecast model manufacturing.
The exquisite and flawless craftsmanship that CMC continues to demonstrate in each investment grade collectible. VDR commissioned Dennis Koleber, internationally honored master model builder, to recreate Jim Halls Maserati Tipo 61 Birdcage.Dennis modified the model by removing the original livery, as well as adding the post-race finish and legendary Nº66 livery (Serif-Style font), which that was adopted in 1961 by Jim Hall to become one of the permanent liveries for Chaparral Cars. The model is one of only six modified Maserati Birdcage includes a VDR Certificate of Authenticity and a photograph of Jim Hall signing the replicas at his office in Texas on January 7, 2010. Your new model is sent to a professional packager, and packaged in an oversized, brand-new box with the highest quality peanuts surrounding the model evenly. You will not find this kind of service anywhere else. We are an authorized CMC dealer. A Vintage Diecast Replicas Company. The item "1 OF 6, SIGNED, MODIFIED, & WEATHERED CMC 118 Maserati Tipo 61'Birdcage' #66" is in sale since Thursday, January 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Diecast & Toy Vehicles\Cars, Trucks & Vans\Contemporary Manufacture". The seller is "carmines-closeout" and is located in Cos Cob, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.
Vehicle number font modified to serif number. Signed by one of the drivers, Jim Hall.