Surrey-based startup Evoluto Automobili plans to do for the Ferrari 348 what Singer has done for the 911. Using a donor 348 as the base, the company proposes an all-new carbonfibre body that looks like an F355 ‘Evo’ might have, with accentuated features and LED lighting units. But most important is the engine – a 360 lump that uses the 458 Speciale as a performance benchmark.
A new book called Il Fascino Ferrari has been launched that costs up to £22,500. Published by Taschen Books and edited by Pino Allievi, within its 480 pages are hundreds of never before- seen photographs and documents from Ferrari’s archives and private collections.
A car described as “the most significant Ferrari in the world” will make an appearance at the Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace, London on 6-8 September. The ex-works 166MM Barchetta (chassis #0008M) was victorious at both the 1949 Mille Miglia and Le Mans 24 Hours - the only car of any marque to have achieved this double.
A rare 1958 Ferrari 250 GT Ellena – the last of 50 ever made – is coming up for auction. The numbersmatching example, whose history has been compiled by Ferrari historian Marcel Massini, has had only two owners from 1976 to 2018.
The man who took on Ferrari Glickenhaus SCG 003. Ferrari-mad millionaire builds his own race/road car. When Ferrari refused to supply "him ‘with parts for his race car, Jim Glickenhaus decided to build one from scratch - and take the fight to the big boys. Photography Lies De Mol.
Ferrari's great eight - 488's twin-turbo V8 continues its dominance of the International Engine of the Year Awards.
Profonde évolution de la 458 Italia, la 488 GTB reprend à son compte le V8 3,9 litres biturbo apparu sur la California T. Fortement retravaillé, ce bloc délivre 670 ch pour un couple de 77,5 mkg. Disponible dès les plus bas régimes et capable de prendre 8 000 tr/mn sans que l’on s’en rende compte, ce V8 suralimenté déploie une force et un caractère impressionnants. Il catapulte la 488 de 0 à 100 km/h en 3’’0, à 200 km/h en 8’’3, et autorise un 1 000 m D.A. en 18’’7.
2019 Ferrari 488 Pista… Maranello takes aim at McLaren’s 720S with its successor to the fabulous 458 Speciale. Text and photography by James Disdale.
Hobbybrenner. Ein bissl mehr geht immer. Vom Ferrari 488 GTB ausgehend führte dieser Gedanke direkt zum 488 Pista. Das Wort hat nichts mit dem Skisport zu tun, sondern heißt Rennstrecke auf Italienisch. Dies ist keine Angeberei.
2019 Ferrari 488 Pista Piloti ‘Piloti’ version of the newly launched Ferrari 488 Pista has been unveiled at the recent Le Mans race. Its livery is inspired by the Pier Guidi/Calado car that won the 2017 WEC title. Stripes in the colours of the Italian flag are embellished by a laurel, the WEC logo and the word ‘Pro’, indicating the winning car’s racing class.