Tag "Ferrari"

Ferrari sharpens California T

Ferrari has injected an extra dose of athleticism into its California T with the introduction of a new ‘Handling Speciale’ pack aimed at sharpening the front-engined GT’s handling. Following its tradition of introducing mid-life handling upgrades – the 575, 599

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VIDEO | TaxTheRich drift a Ferrari F40

If you had access to a Ferrari F40, we suspect you wouldn’t risk the privilege by throwing it very sideways across a British farm. Or, maybe, you would? That’s the question TaxTheRich asks again in its newly released ‘Farmkhana’ video.

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Fangio Ferrari sells for $US28m

A 1956 Ferrari 290 MM driven by F1 legend Juan Manuel Fangio sold for a heart-stopping US$28.05m at last week’s Driven to Disruption event, held by RM Sotheby’s in New York. One of four examples created, chassis 0626 has the

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Former Ferrari F1 boss to lead Lamborghini

Stephan Winkelmann is set to step down as President and CEO of Lamborghini after 11 years at the head of the Italian supercar manufacturer. Winkelmann departs on a high, with 2015 set to be Lamborghini’s most succesful year ever, surpassing

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Ferrari LaFerrari

Maranello, Monday morning. The weather forecast predicts a 99 per cent chance of rain. Heavy rain. Though the atmosphere among the visitors – snapper, scribbler, PR man – is decidely chilly, the actual temperature is even colder, the gauge reading

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LaFerrari spins on street, crashes

If you’re going to crash a Ferrari, avoid using the company’s latest rare offering, of which only 499 were made, as your bumper kart – a lot of people will be watching. This is what happened to one unlucky LaFerrari

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Ferrari F12 Berlinetta | Blasts Tassie

Dear Italian friends, I am lost in translation. This story was originally published in our April 2014 issue Help me with a word or phrase per favore, a word beyond forza and bellisimo and closer to perfecto.Feel free to substitute

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Ferrari F12tdf revealed

Meet the Ferrari F12tdf. Don’t make it angry, though, because it will probably tear your head off. The name is short for Tour de France, the legendary road race (not the cycling epic) that Ferrari dominated in the 1950s and ’60s,

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VIDEO | Porsche 918 v LaFerrari v McLaren P1 on track

A biff between Porsche’s 918 Spyder, the LaFerrari, and McLaren’s P1, a trio otherwise known as the ‘Holy Trinity’, has been difficult to stage.    Well, at least for automotive media. One company is well known to never let journalists

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Google exec buys wife Ferrari FXX K

So, what did you buy your wife/partner for their last birthday? It doesn’t really matter what it was, because we’re betting it wasn’t a Ferrari FXX K. Benjamin Sloss is Google’s vice-president of engineering, which apparently means he’s essentially in

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