Ferrari Daytona

The legend says that a person selling aircraft tried to make Bill Harrah buy a helicopter from him. The helicopter would help him travel from his hotels in Reno to Lake Tahoe. Harrah agreed only if the helicopter is faster than his 146-mph Ferrari. That specific Ferrari Daytona is now for auction.

Harrah is known as the founder of an empire of hotels and casinos – Caesars Entertainment group. Except that, he is also known as the West Coast distributor for Prancing Horse.

Ferrari DaytonaHe purchased this Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona in 1971 and had it upgraded by tuner Frank Mir of Santa Monica. The car is known as Harrah Hot Rod and it features competition-style alloys, flared fenders and an enhanced 4.4-liter V12 engine that delivers 386 hp.

Ferrari DaytonaAfter Harrah’s death in 1978, the hot rod Ferrari Daytona got to some famous collectors and it is equipped with H Nevada plates and it is up for an auction at the Monterey motor week in August.

Ferrari DaytonaThe price for the legendary Harrah Hot Rod will be around or even more than a million dollars.

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