Delivered new in 1966 to H.R. Owen of London in Dubonnet Rosso with Tan Pigskin interior, the right hand drive MP 226/1/R with engine 400/2447/VC was the former show car at the 1966 Salone dell’automobile di Torino.  The car was sold in 1969 to her second owner who kept her for 36 years.  MP/226/1/R was then sold at auction by Bonhams at Goodwood on September 18th 2009 for £320.500.