Ferrari: further price cuts off the radar for now
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Ferrari: further price cuts off the radar for now

Ferrari’s local division says it will hold off on implementing any further price cuts beyond the $50k it just stripped out of the updated $409,880 California T launched this week. Speaking at the regional launch of the new twin-turbocharged Ferrari California T, Ferrari Australasia president and CEO Herbert Appleroth (pictured below) told CarAdvice that cutting the price of a model in the middle of its lifecycle risked hurting the resale value and alienating buyers...


2015 Ferrari 458 Italia : Local CEO suggests next Ferrari has potential to be best Ferrari
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2015 Ferrari 458 Italia : Local CEO suggests next Ferrari has potential to be best Ferrari

Rumoured to continue the Italian car maker's shift towards turbocharged engines, the upcoming 2015 Ferrari 458 Italia has the potential to become "the best Ferrari", according to the head of the brand's local division. Ferrari Australasia president and CEO Herbert Appleroth refused to comment specifically on the facelifted Ferrari 458 Italia – expected to debut next year powered by a heavily modified version of the new California T’s 412kW/755Nm twin-turbocharged 3...


Ferrari California T : New turbocharged GT cuts Italian marque's entry point by $50k to $409,880
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Ferrari California T : New turbocharged GT cuts Italian marque's entry point by $50k to $409,880

The new turbocharged Ferrari California T made its Australasian debut today sporting a $50k cut to the price of entry over the outgoing model. Launching from $409,880, the Ferrari California T – first revealed at this year's Geneva motor show – replaces the outgoing, range-opening California currently priced from $459,295...


Ferrari California T : local launch gallery
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Ferrari California T : local launch gallery

Starting at $409,880, the new Ferrari California T launches in Australia as the marque's most affordable current model. Read more on the Ferrari California T here or click the Photos tab to view the full image gallery from today's static launch event.


Ferrari F12 TRS: New one-off supercar surfaces
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Ferrari F12 TRS: New one-off supercar surfaces

The Ferrari F12 TRS is a one-off supercar based on the Berlinetta that is said to come with a very big price tag. According to Jalopnik, the new Ferrari custom car is said to have cost its owner US$4.2 million ($4.47m), and for that expenditure it reportedly sees a number of styling and mechanical changes over the F12 Berlinetta upon which it is based...


Ferrari 458 Italia to switch to turbo V8 for 2015 facelift - report
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Ferrari 458 Italia to switch to turbo V8 for 2015 facelift - report

When the Ferrari 458 Italia receives a facelift next year it will sport a turbocharged V8 petrol motor as standard, according to reports out of the UK. Dubbed internally as the Ferrari 458M, the updated car will use a heavily modified version of the 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 that powers the California T...


Ferrari to offer four new models by 2018
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Ferrari to offer four new models by 2018

Ferrari will offer four new models over the next four years but will stick to its strict production limit of 7000 units per year, the company has announced. As part of the fanfare surrounding Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' five-year product and business plan, company chief Sergio Marchionne made his plans clear for the luxury Italian brand, confirming the brand will stay a part of the overarching company's stable and that it is "not for sale"...


Ferrari LaFerrari XX spy shots and details emerge
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Ferrari LaFerrari XX spy shots and details emerge

The Ferrari LaFerrari XX is rumoured to be a Formula One car for the road. The Italian sports car specialist brand has confirmed it is working on a more intense and performance-oriented version of the already insane Ferrari LaFerrari, and the model seen in these spy pictures - the Ferrari LaFerrari XX - is rumoured to push its connection to Formula One even further than the regular car...


Ferrari Land theme park to open in Spain in 2016
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Ferrari Land theme park to open in Spain in 2016

A second Ferrari-themed amusement park and the first hotel inspired by the Italian sports car brand will open in Spain in 2016. Spanish tourism company PortAventura Entertainment, owned by Investindustrial, has signed a licencing agreement with Ferrari to build Ferrari Land – a sister park to the original Ferrari World that opened in Abu Dhabi in 2010...


Ferrari first in the market with Apple CarPlay media system
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Ferrari first in the market with Apple CarPlay media system

The Ferrari FF will be the first car in the world to be offered with the new Apple CarPlay in-car media interface. Announced at the Geneva motor show, the tie-up between Apple and Ferrari will see the new media system available to order “from tomorrow”...


Ferrari California T : 755Nm roadster becomes first turbo stallion in two decades
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Ferrari California T : 755Nm roadster becomes first turbo stallion in two decades

The Ferrari California T has become the first turbocharged production car from the iconic Italian manufacturer in more than 20 years. The California T is powered a twin-turbocharged 3.9-litre direct-injection V8 engine producing 412kW of power at 7500rpm and 755Nm of torque at 4750rpm – representing a whopping 52kW/250Nm boost over the naturally aspirated 4...


LaFerrari to make Australian debut in Sydney
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LaFerrari to make Australian debut in Sydney

Australians will be among the first in the Southern Hemisphere to get the chance to see LaFerrari in the metal. Ferrari Australiasia CEO Herbert Appleroth has confirmed the Prancing Horse's most powerful production car yet will make its down-under debut at Ferrari Racing Days Sydney in April...


Ferrari: New Cars 2014
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Ferrari: New Cars 2014

Details of the new additions to Ferrari Australia's showroom in 2014. Ferrari 458 Speciale (mid 2014) The first examples of Ferrari's pumped up, lightweight, 458 Speciale are on track for local delivery in mid 2014, with just 50-60 examples produced for Australia and NZ; each wearing a $550K price tag...


First run of Ferrari Racing Days planned for Sydney
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First run of Ferrari Racing Days planned for Sydney

Ferrari Australasia has announced it will introduce Ferrari Racing Days to this country, which are aimed to bring the brand closer to a younger Australian audience. The event, to be held over three days at the Sydney Motorsport Park on 11-13 April next year, will be one of the biggest owner-based events ever organised by Ferrari in Australia Ferrari Racing Days are know internationally as a three-day festival showcasing all things Ferrari, from merchandise to Formula One simulators...


Cheaper Ferraris coming, but won't burn existing owners, says local boss
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Cheaper Ferraris coming, but won't burn existing owners, says local boss

Ferrari's local boss says the Italian marque will "never" burn its customers' resale values by slashing prices of existing models, but has hinted that new models will be cheaper than their predecessors as the brand embarks on a repositioning of its range...


Ferrari 458 Speciale: $550K supercar debuts in Australia
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Ferrari 458 Speciale: $550K supercar debuts in Australia

The most powerful naturally aspirated V8-powered sports car in Ferrari's history - the Ferrari 458 Speciale - has debuted in Australia before the arrival of the first right-hand-drive cars in the second quarter of 2014. Revealed at September's Frankfurt motor show, the 458 Speciale is an enhanced version of the regular Ferrari 458 Italia, continuing the tradition started by the 360 Challenge Stradale and most recently extended by the 430 Scuderia...


Photographer captures 'exploding, hatching' cars
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Photographer captures 'exploding, hatching' cars

A Swiss photographer renowned for combining art and science has created a series of images capturing cars seemingly exploding and hatching. On display at the MB&F MAD (Mechanical Art Devices) Gallery in Geneva, Fabien Oefner's 'Disintegrating' and 'Hatch' series of images includes classic cars such as the 1954 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe, 1961 Jaguar E-Type, 1967 Ferrari 330 P4 and 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO...


Ferrari 458: Niki Lauda special revealed
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Ferrari 458: Niki Lauda special revealed

A unique Ferrari 458 Italia celebrating Austrian Formula One legend Niki Lauda has been revealed by the Italian car maker. Personalised by Ferrari for an owner, the red 458 Italia harks back to the Prancing Horse's mid-1970s racecars with an Italian flag emblazoned on its white roof. White accents on the front bumper, side skirts and rear spoiler compliment the theme along with gold alloy wheels...


Ferrari, McLaren supercars added to Hertz European rental car range
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Ferrari, McLaren supercars added to Hertz European rental car range

Hertz is giving people around the world another reason to travel to Europe with a fresh list of performance models added to its premium rental car range. Offering customers "the driving experience of a lifetime", Hertz Supercars has updated its European line-up in the UK, Germany, France, the Netherlands and Spain with new models from brands such as Ferrari, McLaren, Porsche and BMW...


Ferrari coupe revealed in patent images
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Ferrari coupe revealed in patent images

A new front-engined Ferrari coupe appears to be in the works with patent images leaked onto the web. Early reports are mixed with some suggesting the two-door could be a hardcore or one-off version of the four-seat FF or, perhaps more likely, a replacement for the modern California that debuted in 2008...