Ferrari stolen on test drive, car in question is a red Ferrari 288 GTO

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Ferrari stolen on test drive, car in question is a red Ferrari 288 GTO.

A vintage Ferrari worth €2 million has been found after it was stolen during a test drive, police in Germany say.

The theft is alleged to have happened in Dusseldorf on Monday afternoon.

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The car in question is a red Ferrari 288 GTO, first registered in 1985.

German media reports that the car once belonged to Eddie Irvine, the former Formula 1 driver from Northern Ireland.

According to local police, the test drive of the rare, vintage Ferrari GTO had been arranged as part of an apparent sales negotiation.

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However, it’s alleged the prospective buyer drove off with the car during a driver change – leaving the current seller standing on the street.

A search for the stolen car was quickly launched.

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On Tuesday, the rare vehicle was discovered hidden in a garage in the town of Grevenbroich.

However, the suspect in the case remains at large – with police appealing for the public’s help in tracking him down.

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