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Report: Ferrari says no to sedans and motorcycles

Following the departure of Ferrari’s former president, Luca di Montezemolo, rumors began surfacing, questioning the future of the Prancing Horse. Some outlets began fearing for the brand’s possible decline, hinted by Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne’s apparent desire to boost Ferrari production, introduce more new models and use more turbocharging. But according to a recent report […]

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Recalls: The Ferrari 458 Italia and Spider get recalled in the US

Get this. The Ferrari 458 Italia and 458 Spider are being recalled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration not because it’ll spontaneous combust, but because someone could get trapped in the golf hole that they call a trunk. But really, we wonder, how one could end inside a 458’s tiny boot. Should one be accidentally […]

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Report: Ferrari to build only 458 copies of 458 Speciale Spider

4WheelsNews apparently heard through the grapevine of rumors that the new Ferrari 458 Speciale Spider is going to be limited to just 458 production units worldwide. After Ferrari’s staff held an exclusive preview event at Pebble Beach recently, Ferrari privately showcased the new variant to its most esteemed customers. These include an updated 600hp engine and […]

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Report: No turbochargers for Ferrari V12s

The automotive industry is in love with forced-induction–not only is it popular among consumers, it’s a way for automakers to penny-pinch their way to higher overall fuel economy figures. But in a new report from CAR Magazine, word is that Ferrari will stray from the technology for its top-range V12 motors–thank the car lords above. The […]

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Report: LaFerrari XX to have at least 1,050bhp

Ferrari is known to be working on a super high-performance version of its LaFerrari, supposedly called the LaFerrari XX. Click here for more news on the LaFerrari. And word is via CAR that the new model will sport at least 1,050bhp from a reworked 6.3L V12 and hybrid system–that’s 100hp more than the current model. Should […]

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Offbeat: A LaFerrari meets a Volkswagen Golf…but not in a good way

It seems the inevitable has just occurred as a first customer-owned super rare and super exotic LaFerrari recently collided with a Volkswagen Golf in Monaco. The airbags in both cars appear to have deployed, meaning this was no fender bender…though it wasn’t entirely a life-threatening collision either. No injuries were reported, but both cars, especially […]

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Report: Ferrari to reduce carbon footprint and improve fuel economy

Word in the pipeline via AutomotiveNews in Europe is that Ferrari may be working to reduce its CO2 emissions significantly by 2021 with the use of a turbocharged V8 and a V12 hybrid. After speaking with Ferrari’s powertrin director, Vittorio Dini, the plan involves reducing CO2 emissions by 20 percent while also limiting production to about […]

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Report: Ferrari readying a new entry-level model with 500hp

Automobile Magazine reports that Ferrari is readying a new entry-level model that will sit at the bottom of the lineup, if that really means much. According to the report, the new model is destined to revive the original 456 nameplate, but it wouldn’t exactly fit Ferrari’s current nomenclature. The new model will sport a twin-turbocharged […]

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Ferrari reveals one-off F12 TRS at annual Cavalcade gathering in Europe

Ferrari revealed a unique one-off version of the F12 Berlinetta called the F12 TRS, which was revealed after being teased not too long ago. The revealing took place at this year’s Ferrari Cavalcade–its an annual event where many owners of Ferraris come together to show off their beauts. This year, it ended in Sicily and […]

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Spy Shots: Ferrari preparing a one-off F12 TRS hybrid roadster

Some new pictures have surfaced of what appears to be a very unique F12 Berlinetta. This one has no roof, lots of modifications to the body, and the powerplant from a LaFerrari. The result is an ultra-rare open-top 6.3L V12 monster that ready to lay down more than 730hp. Not much is known but the […]

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