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$7.5 Million Ex-Schumacher Ferrari Is The Most Expensive Modern F1 Car Ever

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher drove this Ferrari F2001 to two of the three wins that helped him claim the 2001 Formula One world driver’s championship, and now it’s set another milestone. Its sale price of $7.5 million makes this the most expensive modern-era F1 car ever, according to Sotheby’s. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Treat Yourself To The Best Version Of The Worst Ferrari

Ferrari’s 400i is a mess of a car from a design standpoint. Its front-engine proportions are about as inelegant as cowboy boots in a ballroom. The gaping grille is too low and too wide, and the giant slab of a hood is bigger than my dining room table. Even the pop-up headlights— and we love pop-up […]

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Why Ferrari Is Threatening To Leave Formula One

Formula One’s new American owners Liberty Media have big plans for broadening the sport’s appeal, but Ferrari isn’t quite sure about where this is going, reports ESPN. Now Ferrari chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne is threatening to quit if they change things too much and Ferrari doesn’t like it. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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You People Are All Yapping About iPhones When You Should Be Buying Ferraris

There’s a new iPhone out soon or something? And the people, they are excited about the new device. Why? I myself haven’t carried a phone in years, it’s much easier to have other people carry the phone for you and make the calls when you demand it. No, what everyone should be doing is placing […]

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Sebastian Vettel’s Loose Screw Caused His Race Suit To Get Soiled Right On The Butt

Ferrari Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel complained of a burning sensation down below during Free Practice 2 in Mexico only to discover that his car’s onboard fire extinguisher had gone off, WTF1 reports. The cause was a loose screw. Naturally, I’m writing this for the brilliant headline possibilities. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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One Of Michael Schumacher’s Championship-Winning F1 Cars Is Up For Auction

Most details of seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher’s life and health have been understandably off limits for the last few years, but that isn’t the case for one of his former race cars. A Ferrari that helped Schumacher to win the 2001 title will be auctioned as “contemporary art” next month.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Sebastian Vettel Forgot He Doesn’t Drive For Red Bull Anymore

Ferrari Formula One driver and four-time F1 world champion Sebastian Vettel hasn’t driven for his former team Red Bull since 2014, yet he tried to get his Ferrari serviced in Red Bull’s pit stall during Free Practice 3 of the United States Grand Prix. Oops!Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Here’s What It’s Like To Chase Ferraris In A Nissan GT-R Nismo

As special as it was to do a 1000 km rally with 70 Ferraris, it was even cooler because I had a 2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo to chase them down in. The Ferraris drew a ton of attention as they blasted across Japan, but I had to show everyone what the home team could pull […]

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I Went On A Giant Joy-Spreading Rally Across Japan For Ferrari’s 70th Birthday

To celebrate its 70th anniversary, Ferrari threw a bunch of parties around the globe last week. I’m biased, but I think one of the better ones is here in Japan, where the Ferrari 70th Japan Exclusive Rally was held over the course of two days. The starting point was a the famed sumo stadium where […]

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Sebastian Vettel’s F1 Championship Hopes Have Broken With His Engine In Japan

Ferrari Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel had to retire on lap 5 of today’s Japanese Grand Prix due to an engine issue. Vettel, who sits in second place just behind Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton in the F1 drivers’ championship, quickly lost position after slowing on track and was ultimately called in by his team. Read more… […]

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Here’s Chris Harris Screaming Around The Goodwood Circuit In A Ferrari 250 LM

I have a new life goal and that is to race a couple of laps around the Goodwood Circuit in something old and fast. After, of course, I get better at driving. And racing. And gain more courage. Like, a ton more courage. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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