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How a Geelong company is making the highest-revving V12 Ferrari road car even faster

Ferrari has named Australian brand Carbon Revolution a "technology partner" in the development of its latest pair of 'special series' supercars. Known as the 812 Competizione and Competizione A, the two most powerful road-going V12 Ferrari models ever are offered with 100 per cent carbon-fibre wheels manufactured by Carbon Revolution's facility in Geelong, Victoria...

2021 Ferrari 812 Competizione and Competizione A revealed with 9500rpm redline

The 2021 Ferrari 812 Competizione and Competizione A have been unveiled in full. Based on the 812 Superfast and GTS respectively, the Competizione coupe and Competizione A convertible follow the 599 GTO and F12 TDF as the latest in a line of track-focused, front-engined V12 Ferrari models – and likely its last, given the onset of emissions regulations threatening the future of naturally-aspirated, non-hybrid V12 engines...

2021 Ferrari 812 Competizione: 9500rpm supercar revealed in first official images – UPDATE

UPDATE, 6 May 2021: The special-edition Ferrari 812 now has a name: Competizione. Click here to read the full reveal story, covering both the coupe and its Competizione A targa-topped sibling. Our original story continues unchanged below. 22 April 2021: A "special version" of the 2021 Ferrari 812 has been revealed in first official images, ahead of its full unveiling on 5 May 2021, at 10:30pm AEST...

The 10 quickest cars for sale in Australia in 2021

As it turns out, identifying the quickest cars in Australia for 2021 is not an easy feat. Not only do they need to be available locally, they also need to meet our criterion of completing the 0-100km/h sprint in under three seconds. You may be expecting to see brands such as BMW, Audi and Mercedes, but interestingly, they don't make the cut...

2017-20 Ferrari 812 Superfast recalled over rear window fault

Ferrari Australia has recalled 140 examples of its 812 Superfast from model years 2017 to 2020 over an issue that could see the rear window detach from the rest of the car. The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says "incorrect bonding of the rear window may lead to decreased adhesion of the rear window to the rear hood"...

Ferrari 812 Superfast written off on London bridge

Turning off traction control in the centre of London isn’t a great idea at the best of times, but when you’re driving a 588kW Ferrari 812 Superfast it's just asking for trouble. Footage posted to YouTube this week shows a young driver crashing the powerful Italian supercar after lighting up the rears on Lambeth Bridge...

2020 Ferrari Omologata one-off customer special revealed

Ferrari's beautiful 812 Superfast has been transformed into this, the Omologata, a one-off special. The Omologata is the 10th special V12 front-engined customer order to be unveiled since the P540 Superfast was delivered to an American buyer in 2009, continuing the tradition of completely transforming a 'regular' Ferrari for the brand's most loyal and well-heeled clients...

Car News Podcast: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word...

Ferrari 812 GTS Spider V12 to cost $675,888 when it arrives in late 2020

Liam Murphy • The Ferrari 812 GTS Spider V12 has arrived in Australian showrooms, however it will be a year before the first customers will take delivery of their cars. The display model was on a flying visit to show customers who have already placed orders, and to attract interest from new buyers...

2020 Ferrari 812 GTS Spider unveiled

The Ferrari 812 GTS has been revealed 50 years after the debut of the last 'Spider' in the Ferrari range powered by a front-mounted V12. The open air version of the modestly named 812 Superfast was unveiled on the eve of the Frankfurt motor show in front of buyers from around the world who travelled to Maranello to celebrate the brand’s 90th anniversary...

Car News Daily: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word...