Ferrari Flambe: Two Months, Two Ferrari Up In Flames

We hate it when we're driving the Ferrari home for the first time and it catches fire, like what happened to this now-poor sap in Dresden, Germany who's just dropped $250,000 (or the German equivalent) on a new 599, just to see it go up in flames on the inaugural drive home. And this isn't the first time we've seen this — it's actually the second Ferrari to go puff like the magic dragon in the past two months, except last time it was an F430 out for a test drive with only 750 miles on the odometer. And although Ferrari says they'll replace it, we've got a more important question to ask:

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