308 GTB News
308 GTB designer Leonardo Fioravanti turned 81 on January 31, 2019. If you should be interested in his life and work, his biography ”Il Cavallino Nel Cuore: Autobiography of a Designer“ is now available for a reduced price at a well known online bookshop.
February 08, 2019
Have you seen the best 308 GTB photos on Instagram?
With more than 30 posts and over 600 followers (update end of 2018: 750) our Instagram feed is developing nicely. If you haven't done so yet, consider to have a look: @308_gtb
Find our feed here.
August 23, 2018
The Register goes social media
Although being otherwise pretty old-fashioned, we finally established a feed for 308 GTB fans on Instagram. Follow us @308_gtb if you like it!
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January 03, 2018
308 GTB Group 4 scale model
If you are collecting scale models and have missed the all blue Pioneer Michelotto by Ottomobile, they have just announced the production of another version (Andruet/Biche, Tour de Corse 1982):
Find further information here.
February 06, 2017
Auction results of Duemila Ruote
RM Sotheby’s “Duemila Ruote” (2000 Wheels) auction on 25-27 November 2016 provided some crazy bidding and surprisingly high results for many lots. Here are the results for the 308 GTB's (and to my knowledge these prices don't even include premium and VAT):
December 15, 2016
308 GTBs to be auctioned at Milano
RM Sotheby’s will be offering three 308 GTBs in the huge “Duemila Ruote” (2000 Wheels) auction on 25-27 November 2016:
Two Vetroresinas (chassis no. 18965 and19267) and one steel bodied car (chassis no. 31139). All three are Euro dry sump versions.
All lots are described as having "no reserve". After the market seems to have calmed down in the past few months, it will be interesting to see the what they will sell for.
Here is the link to the auction website: http://www.rmsothebys.com/tv16/duemila-ruote
November 11, 2016
308 GTB Group B scale model
French model car maker Ottomobile has produced a very nice Michelotto Group B model in Pioneer livery, as driven by Andruet/Biche.
Although the 1/18 model is already described as sold out on their website, it might be possible to find one on the usual internet trading platforms.
April 01, 2016
URL for the 308 GTB Register
Due to a change of website host, please note that from March 31, 2016, the only valid web address for the Register is www.308gtb.de
The former address, located at www.r-design.net, will no longer be accessible.
March 01, 2016
– ATTENTION • ANOTHER 308 GTB STOLEN! –
s/n 33007, a black/cream 1980 Euro LHD 308 GTB with dry sump engine, has been stolen on the 1st of December 2015 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Dutch Registration plates 76-PP-FZ. Engine number: F106A021/01648. Gearbox number: F106AB/1650. Assembly number: 1250.
Deep front spoiler. White front indicator lenses (Italian delivery). In excellent condition, no damage.
If you should see this car or suspicious parts offered for sale, or a car with an altered serial number plate which might be connected with the stolen car, please contact me or the police. I will gladly forward your information to the actual owner of s/n 33007.
December 02, 2015
– ATTENTION • 308 GTB STOLEN! –
s/n 29497, a silver-metallic 1980 Euro LHD 308 GTB with dry sump engine, has been stolen at the end of May 2015 in Paris, France.
If you should see this car offered for sale, or a suspicious car with an altered serial number plate which might be connected with the stolen car, please contact me or the police. I will gladly forward your information to the actual owner of s/n 29497.
June 13, 2015
See the 308 GTB Register mentioned in Japanese SCUDERIA magazine!
April 23, 2015