Ferrari F12berlinetta supercar wins Design Award from Auto Bild
Ferrari’s new F12berlinetta is the recipient of the prestigious 2012 Auto Build Design Award. This vehicle is designed by Ferrari Styling Centre and Pininfarina, carries…
F12berlinetta is the most powerful Ferrari on the road today. Its wheelbase has been shortened while engine, dashboard and seats are lowered in the chassis. Rear suspension and gearbox have been modified making the F12berlinetta compact and with a higher level of aerodynamic efficiency.
F12 Berlinetta’s chassis too is revised so as to add more power to the sports car. The body shell is designed with the use of 12 different kinds of alloys all fused together to increase structural rigidity by 20% while reducing weight keeping it at about 70 kgs less than the V12 Coupe.
It is due to all these factors that the F12berlinetta has appealed to readers of Auto Bild in 21 countries who have voted the Ferrari F12berlinetta as Europe’s best looking car. The fastest Ferrari was ahead of over 144 competitors to take the prestigious Auto Bild Design Award 2012 in this category.
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The Ferrari F12berlinetta wins the 2012 Auto Bild Design Award
Maranello, 30 August 2012 – Readers in 21 countries of one of Europe’s most prestigious car magazines, Auto Bild, have voted the Ferrari F12berlinetta as Europe’s best-looking car. The fastest, most powerful Ferrari of all time raced ahead of its 144 competitors to take the overall Auto Bild Design Award as well as its category, a compelling statement on the design of Ferrari’s new V12-engined sports car.
Designed by the Ferrari Styling Centre in collaboration with Pininfarina, the F12berlinetta strikes a perfect balance between maximum aerodynamic efficiency and the elegant proportions typical of Ferrari’s front-engined V12 cars. Since its launch, the car – deliveries of which are due to start in Europe before the end of the year – has been the object of universal acclaim from the press and public alike.