Ferrari 458 Italia driver starts drag race in reverse

Your fancy dual-clutch seven-speed transmission may let you make shifts faster than hummingbird farts, Mr. Ferrari 458 Italia driver, but we're guessing you wouldn't accidentally start a drag race in reverse if you had a classic gated shifter and embarrassed yourself in front of all these people and the Internet. » 8/10/11 1:30pm 8/10/11 1:30pm

Ferrari 458 Italia Grand Am gives better protection for crash-o-riffic…

The Rolex Grand Am series shares an owner with NASCAR, but does it follow the same raucous playbook? Perhaps, considering Ferrari's new Grand Am-prepped 458 GT3's got "greater lateral protection" for more safety in "a series in which collisions are rather more frequent." Oh, mi scusi, signore, but — how you say —… » 7/20/11 1:30pm 7/20/11 1:30pm