Picking out a red Ferrari is one of the most boring, cliche'd choices in the world of cars. Maybe that's why I can't stop drooling over this achingly beautiful green 458.
I'm against modifying supercars. I always have been. If they wanted it to have more power, different wheels, or a different suspension, it would have come that way from the factory. Hennessey just turbocharged the Ferrari 458 Italia and let me drive it before anyone else. Can a Ferrari with Texan blood change my mind?
We've only seen the trailer for James and Jeremy's upcoming DVD, but given that there are a couple Ferraris and a classic Jeep under critical review, we expect it will have the usual Top Gear brilliance we know and love.
(Once upon a time British motoring writer Jethro Bovingdon crashed a Ferrari FF into a low stone curb. When we found out he'd then taken a brand new Ferrari 458 Spider to the Stelvio Pass — a place that's basically all low stone walls — we thought it only fair to give him a chance to gloat if he got the Ferrari out…
If you watched Julien Chabbott, internet entrepreneur and boyfriend of Hills star Stephanie Pratt, get taken down for running his Ferrari over a cop's foot while trying to dodge a ticket, you probably thought, "I bet that guy is a thundering douchebag." According to our source, you would be completely correct.
Ferrari debuted the 458 Spider at this past week's Frankfurt Motor Show, making it the current topless super car to beat. To officially introduce the folding aluminum roof equipped Ferrari and make us commoners want one even more they also created this promotional video.
With all the buff books adjudicating the Ferrari vs. McLaren supercar struggle in the 458's favor on style points, the arrival of the Ferrari 458 Italia Spider with its folding aluminum roof will only buffer its victory. Topless Italians FTMFW.
Fiat announced plans today to give Ferrari six new models and Maserati a new entry-level M5-rival, all by 2014. The U.S. is also getting some Alfa Romeos starting in 2012 — including the MiTo. Here's the full stack of plans.