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Marcus Willis

Marcus has transformed a life-long passion for classic cars and motorsport into a successful career within the research sector of the classic car world and is now the main point of contact for clients at Girardo & Co. with any questions relating to the motor cars being offered. His passion for classic cars was encouraged from a young age by his father, who was a keen club racer, and it wasn't long before Marcus found himself attending many of the events.

By the age of eight he participated in his first competition karting race, remaining active within the sport for the next ten years. Marcus studied both Motorsport Technology and Computer Aided Automotive Design at university, working on the weekends and holidays at a workshop in the Cotswolds which specialised in Ferrari & Porsche and also prepared and ran historic competition cars, focusing on Group C, Formula One and GT cars.


Once his studies were complete, Marcus moved from the workshop and into the office, learning how to manage a small business before moving to London and working at RM Sotheby's as the Research Specialist and Catalogue Coordinator. During his time at RM Sotheby's, Marcus built great relationships with many marque and image archives, circuits, racing drivers, owners and specialist workshops, allowing him to uncover a great deal of unknown history and add value to many recent headline sales. Also during this time Marcus participated in many classic car events including the Modena Cento Ore, the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este, Concours d'Elegance Suisse, Pebble Beach and numerous Goodwood meetings.

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The original supercar! Offered in its original colour combination and with less than 300 kms since a full engine rebuild Sold 1967 Lamborghini Miura P400Video
1967 Lamborghini Miura P400
Presented in its original colour combination of Cardinal Grey over Red, One of the final Series 1 cars built, Retaining its original engine Sold 1960 Aston Martin DB4 Series 1Video
1960 Aston Martin DB4 Series 1
One of only 17 RHD XK150 S 3.8 OTS built in 1960, Retaining its original Chassis, Engine, Gearbox and Body, European registered Sold 1960 Jaguar XK150 S 3.8 RoadsterVideo
1960 Jaguar XK150 S 3.8 Roadster
One of only 25 stunningly designed Lagonda LG45 Rapides Sold 1937 Lagonda LG45 RapideVideo
1937 Lagonda LG45 Rapide
Two owners from new, Group IV Specification Lancia Stratos retaining its original engine Sold 1976 Lancia Stratos HF Group IVVideo
1976 Lancia Stratos HF Group IV
Sold 1969 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTAVideo
1969 Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA
One of only 99, Zagato-bodied, covered-headlamp, Series 1 examples, Featuring the iconic 'Double-Bubble' roof Sold 1959 Lancia Flaminia Sport Series 1 by Zagato
1959 Lancia Flaminia Sport Series 1 by Zagato
Fully restored to original Group 2 specification, Period competition history in South Africa including the Kyalami 9 hours and 1000 KMs Sold 1981 Rover 3500 SD1 Group 2Video
1981 Rover 3500 SD1 Group 2
Displaying less than 34,000 KMs, Complete with books, tool kit and jack, Recently serviced, Number 100 of only 400 examples Sold 1992 Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluzione 1 'Martini 5'
1992 Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evoluzione 1 'Martini 5'
Fabulously original, US-Supplied, Ferrari Classiche Certified 'Daytona' presented in its original colour combination of Rosso Chiaro Ferrari over Pelle Beige Sold 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB4 'Daytona'Video
1972 Ferrari 365 GTB4 'Daytona'
One of only 158 UK delivered RHD Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytonas, Group IV Conversion Sold 1971 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 'Daytona' Group IV ConversionUnder Offer
1971 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 'Daytona' Group IV Conversion
One of only 101 examples built, Fitted with desirable twin-plug Alfa Romeo engine and maintained regardless of cost Sold 1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Tubolare ZagatoVideo
1964 Alfa Romeo Giulia Tubolare Zagato
One of the most important GT40s ever built, One of six GT40 Roadsters built, Driven by racing legends including Ken Miles, Carroll Shelby and Jim Clark Sold 1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype
1965 Ford GT40 Roadster Prototype
Ferrari Classiche Certified, Matching Numbers example, Presented in its original colour combination Sold 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4Video
1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4
Sold 1971 Lamborghini Jarama 400 GT
1971 Lamborghini Jarama  400 GT
Sold 1969 Lamborghini Espada Series 1 by Bertone
1969 Lamborghini Espada Series 1 by Bertone
Sold 1975 Lamborghini Urraco P300
1975 Lamborghini Urraco P300