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The Formula Drift Ferrari Is Still One Of The Coolest Cars On Earth

Late after practice at Formula Drift New Jersey, while Federico Sceriffo’s crew worked to replace a CV joint twisted into pieces by the 900 horsepower Ferrari 599 drift car behind us, I asked Federico why he chose to twin-supercharge the 6.0-liter V12 and not go with more expected twin turbos. “Yes, to keep the…Read more… […]

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Why This Guy Spent $1.3 Million To Restore A Dino With A Ferrari F40 Engine

When you’ve already got a garage stocked with Ferrari’s greatest hits, each time you add something to the collection, it has to be interesting. This particular Dino, now packing more than 400 horsepower from an engine stolen from the famous F40 supercar, would qualify as interesting. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Ferrari Testarossa Rat Rod Is Being Built In A Home Garage

Ferrari lover Scott Chivers jumped at the idea of saving an exceedingly rough but rare Testarossa that had been converted into a roofless Spider, but he didn’t turn it over to a shop for a full restoration. He’s been bringing it back to life in his own garage, leaving the exterior rough to make what […]

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Here’s What Happened With The Botched F1 Pit Stop That Snapped A Ferrari Mechanic’s Leg 

Kimi Räikkönen’s Ferrari team didn’t have the best weekend at the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, since a mishap during pit stops left a team mechanic with a snapped leg and Räikkönen out of the race early. Ferrari and did an investigation into what happened, and it turned out to be a system failure in […]

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How Jenni Helms Survived Tragedy To Stay Ferrari’s No-Comeback Kid

We can quantify so many things in the automotive world. Quarter-mile times, points in a race, engine displacements. But how do you measure the greatness of a mechanic? How do you quantify that? Is it how quickly they can fix a vehicle? Is it how many vehicles return to their shop for do-overs or further […]

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It Is Not Fun To Watch This Crane Knead A Ferrari 458 Spider Like Bread Dough

Kneading is great, sometimes, like when it has to do with massages, the baking of bread products and cats getting comfortable on your lap. Kneading isn’t great when it comes to a Ferrari 458 Spider and a crane, which crumbled this car up like a paper love letter with too many embarrassing words scratched out.Read […]

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