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“There’s nothing more rewarding in the world than seeing a Ferrari customer who’s proud to drive my car on the track as well as on the road”. — Enzo Ferrari

ITALIAN HEART, AMERICAN BLOOD

ITALIAN HEART, AMERICAN BLOOD

Tom Meade was a Californian dreamer who infiltrated Modena’s world-renowned “carrozziere” during the 1960s, creating a stunning series of one-off specials. We remember a man who was as much adventurer as car designer

A view of the Panini car collection

Californian Italians

Between Modena, Cognento, Fiorano and Maranello, you can find a certain creative energy that is not so different from the US state that pulls the world along towards the new. Matteo Panini and Alessandra Cagliari are an example of how passion, commitment and success combined can open wide the windows on the world

American Spirit

FERRARI’S AMERICAN SPIRIT

Ferrari’s relationship with the US has continued to grow ever since the first Maranello model landed stateside 60 years ago. We tell the story of gentlemen racing drivers, spirited team privateers and faithful tifosi, who nourish American appetites for the Prancing Horse to this day

RAISING THE BAR

RAISING THE BAR

To test the new 458 Speciale’s capabilities to the full, we asked the team behind this pioneering model to take it up into the hills surrounding Maranello. Certainly no simulation would have generated such an enthusiastic response

Original and unique

Original and unique

An increasing number of clients are seeking the expert advice of the specialists of the Tailor-made programme at Maranello, each one with something different in mind. Over the following pages we present some examples of what can be achieved, from Paolo Pininfarina, who realised an FF in line with the tastes of his father Sergio, to those who wanted to re-create the classic models of Ferrari’s past, with original racing insignia, materials and colours. When it comes to personalising your own car, there really are no limits

The best of both worlds

The best of both worlds

The incredible achievements of John Surtees, winning World Championships on both two wheels and four, remain unmatched. We meet a truly remarkable man, one who is a cherished part of Ferrari history

Excellent Vintage

Excellent Vintage

No other driver has ever performed in the US and in Europe as a true champion quite like Mario Andretti, racing Ferraris to victory in both Formula One and sports series. He will always have a racer’s heart, but today his passion is also for his wine, produced in the Napa Valley

Luca di Montezemolo poses with the LaFerrari

Working together

Luca di Montezemolo has always pushed the people at Ferrari to give the best performance by working closely together in a team, and he is the first one to give an example of this work ethics

Gentlemen of the track

Gentlemen of the track

It may seem a little hasty to conclude that without the “Gentlemen Drivers” of Ferrari’s formative years, maybe the Company wouldn’t exist today. Telling the story of some of these men allows us to understand why there are still now so many equally enthusiastic drivers lined up on the track, at the wheel of cars bearing the Prancing Horse

Winning mentality

Winning mentality

Today, like never before, a sports champion has to pay attention to every detail, be it technical, physical or psychological. We meet five athletes from around the world who, as well as their professional dedication, all share a true passion: owning and driving a Ferrari