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Special Delivery for Frankfurt: Ferrari 458 Speciale

Special Delivery for Frankfurt: Ferrari 458 Speciale

Is you’re a devout Ferrari fan, you are aware of speculation suggesting production of the Leferrari supercar being delayed. Even when the LaFerrari is available, the hybrid gasoline/electric high-performance machine is always intended to be an elite collection of 21st century motoring technology. Active aerodynamics, exceptional handling and 952 horsepower, the LaFerrari is a vociferous […]

Slowhand Clapton’s Fast, New Ferrari SP12 EC Ride

Slowhand Clapton’s Fast, New Ferrari SP12 EC Ride

  The ownership of a Ferrari identifies to the world you are indeed a hip and happening individual. Ownership of more than one Ferrari indicates your stock IPO just earned you the privilege of independent wealth. When a person is able to construct a tailored Ferrari to exacting tastes through one of the world’s most […]

Ferrari 458 Italia Ignited by A. Kahn Design

Ferrari 458 Italia Ignited by A. Kahn Design

For some people, owning an exotic, desirable Ferrari street car just isn’t enough. While one of every modern Ferrari built to the exacting detail of the Maranello, Italy factory, some prospective buyers might feel the ultimate Italian supercar lacks the bespoke touch. Thankfully for those discerning Ferrari fans seeking a more exclusive driving sensibility, the […]

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Most Anticipated New Vehicles Coming in 2012

With a new year dawning in just a few more days, the choice of a new car could be a pending resolution. Presented with a wide variety of vehicle brands, model and types in 2011, the 2012 calendar guarantees customers will have even more to choose from at dealership lots. Impressive fuel economy, pint-sized performance […]

Ferrari Fans Mourn Passing of Pioneer Coachbuilder Scaglietti

Ferrari Fans Mourn Passing of Pioneer Coachbuilder Scaglietti

  This past Sunday, Italy’s most prestigious sports car builder Ferrari lost a close, early ally pivotal for sculpting some first defining vehicles. At the age of 91, Sergio Scaglietti passed away after more than 30 year of direct Ferrari contributions. A skilled coachbuilder, Scaglietti brought forth the elegant, lightweight sports car form that has […]

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form Part 5: (1990-Present)

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form Part 5: (1990-Present)

Celebrating 80 years in 2010, Pininfarina is still a family-operated design house, Renowned for artistic excellence even beyond the auto industry, their styling grace with cars and trucks still generates the most fanfare. Growing from a small factory on the outskirts of Turin, over 3,000 employees serve many faucets of industrial design with now a […]

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form (1970-1990)

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form (1970-1990)

By the 1970s, Pininfarina has come a long way from their quaint public appearance at the postwar Paris Auto Show. In less than 30 years, stylistic pipelines through Europe rushed with Pininfarina inspiration. Bringing glam to the auto industry throughout a golden age, Pininfarina’s design services would face a growing challenge. As the love affair […]

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form Part 3: (1950-1970)

Pininfarina History in Diecast Form Part 3: (1950-1970)

Following the second world war, Pininfarina entered on a rocket ride to the pinnacle of acceptance. During this era, Pininfarina established ties with a young sports car company named Ferrari (a relationship that blossomed into one of the most prosperous pairings in perhaps the entire auto industry). Italian luxury sports car builder Maserati and France’s […]