What Should Be Included In A Movie About Enzo Ferrari?

Last week Variety reported that LA-based Cecchi Gori Pictures is trying to get a long-stalled biopic about Enzo Ferrari back on track. What should it be about and who should be in it? » 5/19/14 10:00pm 5/19/14 10:00pm

This Fiat Is Much Cooler Than Its Ferrari Version

There weren't that many Fiat Dinos built in the first place, but when you consider that there are three times as many Bertone coupés out there than Pininfarina spiders, this Fiat becomes truly special. » 12/12/13 3:50pm 12/12/13 3:50pm

Dead Animal + Enzo Ferrari = Prewar Racing

This is not Enzo Ferrari with a dead rabbit. It's Luigi Arcangeli, who slayed the animal with his Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 in Monza, 1931, not long before he met his own death at the wheel of an Alfa Romeo Tipo A. » 9/19/13 2:00pm 9/19/13 2:00pm

Enzo Ferrari Was A Leader In Old Man Belly Disguise

Legendary racing driver, team manager, and company founder Enzo Ferrari is less well known for employing perhaps the most excellent big-belly disguise technique: the infamous 'formless large coat' defense. » 8/14/13 3:30pm 8/14/13 3:30pm

How Carroll Shelby And A Gang Of Nerds Beat Enzo Ferrari

If you only know the late Carroll Shelby for his tuner cars, you're missing an amazing story of how, during the mid-1960s, his little, nerd-filled race shop in Los Angeles helped Henry Ford II exercise his famous vendetta against Enzo Ferrari. Playboy editor A.J. Baime tells that story in his book, Go Like Hell: Ford,… » 5/17/12 12:00pm 5/17/12 12:00pm

Le Mans God Derek Bell Explains What It Felt Like To Do 238 MPH In A…

Derek Bell, the British racing driver who looks like Iggy Pop wearing Lionel Messi’s haircut, has won the 24 Hours of Le Mans five times. He was recently a guest on Motor Sport Magazine’s monthly podcast and explained what it was like to drive the Porsche 962 down the Mulsanne Straight in the rain: » 3/29/12 9:30am 3/29/12 9:30am

For $1,230,000, This Enzo has Advantages Over a Locomotive, Which You…

It's the last day of 2010, making this the last Nice Price or Crack Pipe of the year, and we're going out on top. You've heard of Save the Enzos, well now it's time to start saving for the Enzo. » 12/31/10 8:00am 12/31/10 8:00am

The World's First Twin-Turbo Ferrari Enzo

Rather than let his wrecked Enzo go to waste, one owner has converted his rarer-than-filet-at-Peter-Luger Italian stallion into a 1,000 hp salt flat beast. When we said "Save The Enzos," this twin-turbo Ferrari Enzo was exactly what we meant. » 8/17/10 9:30pm 8/17/10 9:30pm

Did Italian Coffee Makers Brew Up Fake Ferraris?

Three heirs to an Italian coffee empire are being investigated for making and selling millions of dollars' worth of fake Ferraris. An elderly mechanic, the Italian government, and one pissed-off Ferrari chairman are involved, and no one's happy. Here's why. » 6/23/10 4:00pm 6/23/10 4:00pm

Lamborghini, The Early Years: An Exclusive Gallery

In 1969, barely six years after its founding, a young Hungarian engineering student found himself at the Lamborghini factory. Presented here for the first time are his photographs of Miuras, Espadas and huge V12’s. » 7/03/09 3:00pm 7/03/09 3:00pm

Ferrari Enzo Crashes During Rallye De Paris

Why do we even try to Save The Enzos? Yet another Ferrari Enzo's (the second in three months!) bitten the dust. This one, at least, went down respectably, competing and crashing in the Rally de Paris at Magny Cours. » 6/29/09 3:00pm 6/29/09 3:00pm

The 12 Brits Who've Won Their Home Grand Prix

A dozen men have walked on the Moon—and twelve Brits have won the British GP since first held in 1950 at Silverstone. Meet the men whose shoulders Jenson Button is set to stand on this Sunday. » 6/20/09 1:30pm 6/20/09 1:30pm

Ferrari FXX Under Some Seriously Hard Braking

We love Ferrari. We love the Enzo. We LOVE the FXX. We love fire and glowing red brakes. There's nothing in this picture that's not full of win. Did we mention we LOVE the FXX? » 2/12/09 12:00pm 2/12/09 12:00pm

What Would Enzo Drive? Fiat 128, of course!

Let's say you're Enzo Ferrari and it's the early 1970s. What are you going to drive? Well, you could go down to the factory and pick out a nice Daytona... or you could pay homage to your Fiat overlords and get a buzzy little 128. This ad makes it clear that Enzo, like Flava Flav, knew what time it was! » 12/17/07 11:00am 12/17/07 11:00am

Big Daddy Glickenhaus On The Ford/Ferrari War

Ah, Jim Glickenhaus. Ah, to be Jim Glickenhaus, the only man ever to produce a Basket Case movie and have Pininfarina scan his body for a perfect fit in a custom Enzo-based car. We met him briefly in Paris last fall and he turned out to be a very nice, personable dude, always willing and ready to drop some science.… » 6/15/07 12:45pm 6/15/07 12:45pm

Ford GT

Like last week's Bugatti Veyron, this week's Fantasy Garage nominee should be a no brainer. You will also note for the first time I'm including a video, not merely a static image. Why? It's the legendary Ford GT Super Bowl commercial. I find it noteworthy because it was America's first peek at modern car porn.… » 5/22/07 1:00pm 5/22/07 1:00pm