1957 Maserati 450S

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The Maserati 450S (Tipo 54) is a racing car made by Italian automobile manufacturer Maserati for participating in FIA's endurance World Sportscar Championship racing. A total of nine were made.

Maserati finished the 1957 season as runners up to Ferrari in the World Sports Car Championship, its two victories at Sebring and Kristianstad, together with a second place at Buenos Aires and fourth in the Mille Miglia by its sister 300S gave Maserati a total of 25 points. Unfortunately for Maserati this was five behind Ferrari's winning total of 30 points gained from victories at Buenos Aires, the Mille Miglia and Venezuela together with a second place at the Nürburgring and Sweden.

 

Nestor; Maserati 450s Coupe; 1957 24h Le Mans DNF; Moss & Schell; RN1 Top Model TMC131; Maserati 450S; 1957 24h Le Mans DNF; Behra & Simon; RN2
Nestor; Maserati 450s Coupe; 1957 24h Le Mans DNF; Moss & Schell; RN1 Top Model TMC131; Maserati 450S; 1957 24h Le Mans DNF; Behra & Simon; RN2
   
   

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