The End And The Return Of Ferrari’s Archways of Aerodynamics

When Ferrari introduced the 599 GTB at the 2006 Geneva Motor Show, they introduced with it a graceful and elegant piece of aerodynamics: Gothic flying buttresses for C-pillars. They are gone on the F12 Berlinetta, the 599’s just-unveiled successor, but Honda is here to pick up the slack with the NSX. » 3/09/12 9:01am 3/09/12 9:01am

$320,000 Ferrari Crashes On Wet Florida Highway

A Jalopnik reader caught this Ferrari 599 crashed off the road near Jacksonville, Florida. Apparently 612 horsepower and rear-wheel-drive are a bit of a handful in the rain. Who knew? » 2/15/12 3:30pm 2/15/12 3:30pm

Watch a Ferrari 599 GTB burn to the ground in Dubai

Not content to leave the self immolation to the mid-engine Ferraris, this past week a 599 GTB joined in the fun, burning itself to the ground on the streets of Dubai. The vehicle quickly set fire while driving down the road, forcing the owner to abandon the car in the middle of traffic. » 12/10/11 11:00am 12/10/11 11:00am

Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano Testing New KERS System?

Good morning Fiorano! A FerrariChat member caught what looks to be Ferrari's 599 GTB Fiorano update being flogged on, you guessed it, the Fiorano test track. Is it the next 599, or the first look at the upcoming 599 hybrid? » 12/14/10 9:30am 12/14/10 9:30am

Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta Shows Off Gold Skin In Palm Beach

While much of the automotive world this weekend was worried about pitched tents flying away out at Russo & Steele, Ferrari officially debuted the one-off P540 Superfast Aperta this weekend at the Cavallino Classic in Palm Beach, Florida. » 1/25/10 8:00am 1/25/10 8:00am

Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta: The Golden 599

Inspired by a Luigi Chinetti-owned 330 LM used in an obscure Fellini film, the Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta is a 599 GTB Fiorano-based one-off Pinfinarina designed for the son of the creator of cable TV. Pictures of the gold beauty below. » 12/11/09 3:20pm 12/11/09 3:20pm

Novitec Rosso 599 GTB: More Horsepower! More Carbon Fiber!

Two years ago, Novitec Rosso tuned the Ferrari 599 GTB just in time for the Frankfurt Motor Show. This year, they're releasing another kit for the Italian stallion's two-seat flagship adding 40 horses under the hood and more carbon fiber. » 9/03/09 8:00am 9/03/09 8:00am

Panoz Batmobile: Proof Front-Engined Race Cars Don't Suck

Front-engined cars have been absent from the highest echelons of racing since the early 1960s. But in 1997, Don Panoz took a car to Le Mans ready to rattle the mid-engined establishment. It was called the Batmobile. » 6/16/09 11:00am 6/16/09 11:00am

Red Audi R8 Rear-Ends Red Ferrari 599 GTB In Red China

The Chinese love fast, red cars. Chinese taxi drivers love abruptly stopping in the road. Thus the front of an Audi R8 met a Ferrari 599 GTB's trunk. It appears the Ferrari won. [WreckedExotics] » 5/26/09 9:00am 5/26/09 9:00am

Ferrari 612 Scaglietti: Track-Tested, V12-Powered, Kid-Approved

We have looked at Ferraris, Lamborghinis and even a Maserati wagon in our search for the ultimate family super car. Let’s wrap things up with the overlord of them all: the Ferrari 612 Scaglietti. » 5/15/09 5:30pm 5/15/09 5:30pm

How The Stile Bertone Mantide Got Angular Rear Wheelarches

When Jason Castriota left Pininfarina for Bertone, it was like switching to Coke after a lifetime of Pepsi. Let’s examine a design element he’s started using that’s alien to Pininfarina but essential to Bertone. » 5/07/09 2:30pm 5/07/09 2:30pm

Maserati Quattroporte Bellagio Fastback Touring: The Ultimate Station…

The Ferrari 599 GTB seats only two, the 612 Scaglietti is big—but what if you have kids, dogs and elephant guns to carry? Enter the custom-built Quattroporte Bellagio, certainly not your daddy's station wagon. » 5/06/09 4:30pm 5/06/09 4:30pm

The $2 Million Showdown: Bertone Mantide vs. Corvette ZR1

Stile Bertone's Mantide now has a price and production run size: $2,000,000 and ten. Let's see if it's worth the 20× premium over its donor car: the Corvette ZR1. » 5/04/09 3:30pm 5/04/09 3:30pm

Ferrari 599XX Gets Up Close And Personal In New Glam Shots

Is your day feeling down? In need of a fast fix of Italian? Then these newly released images of the harder, faster, track-ready 2010 Ferrari 599XX should suffice. Consider yourself properly livened up. » 5/01/09 6:45pm 5/01/09 6:45pm

Jason Castriota: Stile Bertone Mantide, Pininfarina P4/5 Designer

While in Shanghai, we sat down and interviewed the designer of the Pininfarina P4/5 and controversial, ZR1-based, Stile Bertone Mantide. What does this Jalopnik-reading young sports car designer have to say? » 4/24/09 12:00pm 4/24/09 12:00pm

The Perfect Family Cars are Made in Italy With V12s Up Front

You don’t necessarily have to consign yourself to minivan hell when you have kids. Lamborghinis and Ferraris make for lovely ways to transport a growing family. Here’s how. » 4/23/09 4:30pm 4/23/09 4:30pm

Inside Project M: First Chapter of Supercar Designer Jason Castriota’s…

After the documentary teaser last week, here's the first chapter featuring Jason Castriota gearing up for the launch of his new supercar in April at his new workplace, Stile Bertone. Also, the teaser shot above. » 3/09/09 8:00am 3/09/09 8:00am

Ferrari 599 GTB Bites The Dust

According to our friends at Wrecked Exotics » 11/10/08 8:30am 11/10/08 8:30am, this Ferrari 599 "tried to take a curve too fast late at night. Bounced off the guardrails until car was a total loss." Except for that glorious engine — which looks to us like it's just about ready for a late-night transplant into a LeMons car. Anyone want to try and take…

Novitec Adds Twin Blowers To Ferrari 599 Fiorano For 808 HP

We've shown you what German tuner Novitec Rosso » 11/03/08 8:30am 11/03/08 8:30am can do to the , but now the company has turned its sights on the . The result is 808 HP and 607 ft-lbs of torque in a package that's refreshingly subtle for a tuner car. Novitec installed its own wind-tunnel-tested aero kit, but it's integrated so well it looks…