Ferarri was the champion in 2001 Formula 1 season, winning 9 of the 17 races, all of which were won by Michael Schumacher. Now, it has been revealed that the Ferrari F1 car from 2001 season which was driven by Schumi’s teammate, Rubens Barichello, is on sale.
Jonathan Hunt, a.k.a Jon Hunt, a British property entrepreneur, bought a Ferrari LaFerrari recently, which called for inspiring attention. He drove from London to Maranello to pick up his latest craze, along with two of his children and some friends, on his Ferrari collection that includes a GTO, an F40, an F50 and an Enzo!
Luca di Montezemolo, Chairman of Ferrari, has expressed his disappointment at the working of Formula One. He has cited that the International Automobile Federation (FIA) changes of F1 rules are not in the interest of the people.
Shell Helix global promotion is offering a once in a lifetime opportunity for fans and users to meet Scuderia Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen. In August 2014 the promo winner travels to Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, to join Shell Helix and Formula One fans to celebrate Shellâ€™s Technical Partnership with Ferrari. the winner will be hosted at Shellâ€™s private hospitality suite at Eau Rouge corner to watch the race before meeting Kimi Raikkonen.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is now the parent company for all of Fiat’s subsidiaries, have unveiled their new sign board at Auburn Hills Head Quarters and announced their five year plan yesterday. Fiat – Chrysler merger was completed in January 21, 2014 and extensive growth plan among subsidiaries (Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Ferrari and Ram) have been on works since then. Yesterday’s all-day event brought the five year plan to light, shows potential to get in the same league asÂ Toyota Motor Corporation, Volkswagen Group and General Motors Company.
Ferrari has disclosed its future plans. Over the next five years, the company will be introducing a new model each year. These will be a full line of high performance models with V8 and V12 engines each of which will have a four year lifecycle. These models will be followed by M Versions for another four years.
Super Car Club (SCC) founder Gautam Singhania participated in the Pirelli Ferrari Open 2014 at the Brands Hatch Racing track in UK over the weekend with finals on 4th May. He drove his Ferrari 458. 2014 Pirelli Ferrari Open lists 13 races at 6 venues and caters to 4 classes. 3 for 355, 360 and 430 and a 4th class for cars modified beyond what is permitted for the earlier classes.
Ferrari LaFerrari hypercar was unveiled at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. About over a year later, the first reviews of this car are now available online. The fastest and most technologically advanced road going Ferrari yet, LaFerrari features 6.3 liter V12 engine, mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch F1 gearbox which is electrically assisted by Ferrari’s HY-KERS system.