Ferrari 458 Speciale A : $635K convertible "most hotly contested special edition", says local boss
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Ferrari 458 Speciale A : $635K convertible "most hotly contested special edition", says local boss

The boss of Ferrari Australasia has labelled the Ferrari 458 Speciale A “the most hotly contested special edition in Ferrari’s history” after the local division had to turn away more than half of those eager to secure one of the $635,000 before on-road costs convertible supercars...


First Ferrari Sergio delivered to UAE auto gallery
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First Ferrari Sergio delivered to UAE auto gallery

The first of six Ferrari Sergio limited edition cars has been delivered to its new home at the SBH Royal Auto Gallery in the United Arab Emirates. Based on the Ferrari 458 Spider, the Sergio features a body that's been redesigned by styling house Pininfarina to celebrate the 60 year working relationship between the two companies...


Ferrari FXX K: 772kW track-only version of the hybrid LaFerrari revealed
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Ferrari FXX K: 772kW track-only version of the hybrid LaFerrari revealed

Ferrari has taken the covers off its latest track-only vehicle, the Ferrari FXX K hybrid, at an event overnight in Abu Dhabi. As the new car is based on the LaFerrari hybrid, the K suffix in the name is a reference to the car's KERS or kinetic energy recovery system...


Ex-Ferrari boss Montezemolo poised to head Italian national airline Alitalia: report
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Ex-Ferrari boss Montezemolo poised to head Italian national airline Alitalia: report

Let's very temporarily suspend the car advice mantra and quickly dish out some plane advice. Ex-Ferrari chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo will soon be announced as chairman of Italian airline Alitalia, according to Reuters.  The Italian national carrier will apparently announce the appointment if a 1...


Ferrari Q3 profit falls below Maserati because of payout to ex-chairman
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Ferrari Q3 profit falls below Maserati because of payout to ex-chairman

In a shake-up of the status quo, Maserati posted a higher operating profit in the third quarter of 2014 than Ferrari, thanks in part to the Maranello-based brand’s golden handshake with now-former chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo.  Fuelled by strong growth of its Quattroporte and Ghibli sedans, Maserati made 90 million euros ($128m) between July and September, more than doubling its profits over the same period in 2013...


Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari, float 10 per cent on sharemarket
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Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari, float 10 per cent on sharemarket

Fiat Chrysler has announced that it will spin off Ferrari, with 10 per cent of the Italian luxury sports car maker to be floated on the open sharemarket. The remainder of Ferrari will be distributed amongst shareholders in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). Money raised by this move will help fund the company's 48 billion euro ($69 billion) five-year business plan announced earlier this year...


Supercar Drive Day
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Supercar Drive Day

Imagine hitting the road in four iconic supercars in one day! Tegan Lawson visits Unique Car Rentals in Melbourne and gets behind the wheel in a Ferrari California, Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder, Nissan GT-R and Lotus Exige S.


Supercar Drive Day with Unique Car Rentals

Supercar Drive Day with Unique Car Rentals

It's not often, if ever, that you get the opportunity to drive some of the world's most desired supercars from the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lotus and Nissan. If and when you do get that opportunity, let me tell you - take it and make the most of it, because it's an experience you will never forget...


Ferrari F60 America: Open top F12-based model limited to just 10 examples
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Ferrari F60 America: Open top F12-based model limited to just 10 examples

Ferrari has unveiled the limited edition, USA-exclusive Ferrari F60 America, which has been designed to celebrate the company's 60th anniversary in the land of the free. Based on the F12 Berlinetta, the open top Ferrari F60 America shares not a single exterior body panel with the coupe...


Ferrari FF Review : Maranello to Monte Carlo via the Cisa Pass

Ferrari FF Review : Maranello to Monte Carlo via the Cisa Pass

Darryl Kerrigan’s “Tell him he’s dreamin’” scene from The Castle was the first thing I was expecting to hear from Ferrari Australia when I asked to drive a Ferrari FF from Maranello to Monte Carlo for the 2014 Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix.   Much to my surprise, the company gave the idea two thumbs up and I was all set...


New Ferrari chief discusses the future
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New Ferrari chief discusses the future

Incoming Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne says he will look at relaxing current production restrictions if demand warrants it, but insists that the company must remain highly exclusive and difficult to get your hands on no matter the new number.  Furthermore, any idea that it may look to follow Lamborghini — code for toying with things such as SUVs — is “gibberish”, he said...


Ferrari’s F1 failures making new chairman’s blood boil, he says
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Ferrari’s F1 failures making new chairman’s blood boil, he says

A Ferrari that doesn’t win in Formula One is not a real Ferrari, says incoming company chairman, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne.  The Prancing Horse, without a championship win since 2008, has struggled markedly in recent years even as its road car arm continues to make better cars than ever and huge profits while doing so...


Ferrari 458 Speciale A limited edition convertible unveiled
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Ferrari 458 Speciale A limited edition convertible unveiled

The limited edition Ferrari 458 Speciale A was unveiled overnight ahead of its public debut at the Paris motor show. The A in the name stands for aperta or open in Italian. As such, it shares the retractable aluminium hardtop with the regular 458 Spider. The Speciale A can go from open to closed, or vice versa, in 14 seconds...


Ferrari planning $3.6m US-only supercar
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Ferrari planning $3.6m US-only supercar

Outgoing Ferrari CEO Luca di Montezemolo’s last public act in charge of the Italian sports car company will be to unveil a super-exclusive new model with an estimated price tag of 2.5 million euros ($3.6 million). Speaking with Automotive News Europe, the Ferrari chief confirmed a limited run of 10 special supercars for the US market only, adding that all are already accounted for...


Ferrari to boost production volume under new leadership
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Ferrari to boost production volume under new leadership

Ferrari will become a little bit less exclusive following a management shakeup that has seen long-serving chief Luca di Montezemolo move aside for parent company boss Sergio Marchionne. Bloomberg reports that Fiat SpA chief executive officer Marchionne will become Ferrari chairman on October 13, and that under his guidance the brand will look to increase its yearly sales volumes from the current 7000 per annum to 10,000 units globally...


Luca di Montezemolo resigns as Ferrari chairman; Marchionne to take over
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Luca di Montezemolo resigns as Ferrari chairman; Marchionne to take over

Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo will step down from his role on October 13 and will be replaced by Sergio Marchionne, CEO of parent company Fiat Chrysler. In a statement Di Montezemolo said: "Ferrari will have an important role to play within the FCA Group in the upcoming flotation on Wall Street...


Ferrari to build six 458-based Pininfarina Sergio supercars
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Ferrari to build six 458-based Pininfarina Sergio supercars

Ferrari will build six exclusive supercars inspired by the Pininfarina Sergio concept that debuted at last year’s Geneva motor show. Speaking with Autoblog, Ferrari spokesman Matteo Torre confirmed the limited run for private customers. “This extreme limited and exclusive series celebrates 60 years of collaboration between Ferrari and Pininfarina,” Torre said...


Ferrari planning twin-turbo V6 for 458 replacement - report
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Ferrari planning twin-turbo V6 for 458 replacement - report

It's almost certain the Ferrari 458 facelift, due next year, will bring turbocharged V8 power to the table, but the next generation model could feature twin-turbo V6 motivation as well. Thanks to ever tighter emission regulations, downsized and turbocharged engines are all the rage among Europe's car makers...


Ferrari 458 Speciale Review - V8 race car for the road
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Ferrari 458 Speciale Review - V8 race car for the road

If you want the fastest, most technologically advanced V8 Ferrari race car for the road, this is the one: the Ferrari 458 Speciale.


2015 Ferrari 458 M : turbocharged supercar spotted undergoing testing
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2015 Ferrari 458 M : turbocharged supercar spotted undergoing testing

A new turbocharged Ferrari 458 - reportedly known as the Ferrari 458 M - has been spied ahead of a possible debut at the 2015 Geneva motor show in March. The new model is said to use a heavily modified 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine, which has already been employed in the California T...