At the start of last month's Mille Miglia North America Tribute, Alain de Cadenet taught an impromptu physics lesson to the assembled crowd using a 1957 Ferrari 250 GT, a loose starting-platform cover, and some unsuspecting platform announcers.
The chestnut brown 1963 Ferrari 250 GT Lusso wasn't the only barely-disguised race car McQueen drove on public roads: there's also this canvas-topped 1956 XKSS Le Mans racer.
So Brad Pitt is set to play Steve McQueen in a biopic? Here’s the car he’ll have to master: McQueen’s 1963 Lusso. Some say it’s the most beautiful Ferrari ever built.
Old guys in polo shirts nurturing vintage Ferraris? Industry people showing off concepts which will never get built? What's the point? Not much: but it's a great way to spend a weekend in Italy.
Care for classic GT’s at full throttle? In between photographing the cars of the 2009 Concorso, we shot you some footage of various cars idling—or, in rare moments, at speed.
Hungary for some vintage Ferrari action? [Clean out your desk — ed.] If you've never heard of it, the Classic Boheme Run is a vintage-car burn through Budapest, Vienna and Prague organized by Louis Vuitton. Imagine an entire row of 250GTs, two 250GTOs and a Bugatti Type 57 SC. And those were just the underachievers.…