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I'm the Ferrari P4/5 by Pininfarina

Ciao! I'm the Ferrari P4/5 by Pininfarina. I'm one of a kind, and that makes me pretty special (even for a Ferrari). My muscle comes from an Enzo Ferrari and my bodywork, handcrafted in Italy, is inspired by the iconic Ferrari racing cars of yesteryear. Molto bellissimo, no?

The warm sunshine fills me with vigor and… » 4/15/13 1:40pm 4/15/13 1:40pm

How Pininfarina Designed The LaFerrari Without Getting Paid For It

Pininfarina is the design house that has been responsible for pretty much every great Ferrari production car ever built. Ferrari says that the LaFerrari hypercar was designed without input or help from Pininfarina. It's more like Pininfarina gave Ferrari all the ingredients, and they baked them into a beautiful,… » 4/01/13 12:00pm 4/01/13 12:00pm

This Gorgeous Hi-Tech Ferrari Race Car Might Battle At Le Mans As A…

One of the most beautiful race cars we've seen over the last few years is the Ferrari 430-based P4/5 Competizione of badass Ferrari-collector James Glickenhaus. » 9/17/12 4:30pm 9/17/12 4:30pm

The P4/5 Competizione Is The Fastest Ferrari Ever To Lap The 'Ring

The Ferrari P4/5 Competizione just made history during 24 Hours of Nürburgring qualifying by setting the fastest lap ever in a Ferrari-powered vehicle, besting the Ferrari 599XX's 6:58.16 with a time of just 6:51. And his car is street legal. Sort of. » 5/18/12 2:00pm 5/18/12 2:00pm

Glickenhaus Is Auctioning Off Trips To The ‘Ring, Day With The Ferrari…

James Glickenhaus is turning his garage of dream cars into an auction house tomorrow night, selling off trips to join him and his team testing their one-off Ferrari P4/5 for the 24 Hours of Nürburgring race. We want to go to there. » 3/23/12 3:00pm 3/23/12 3:00pm

The Ferrari P4/5 Competizione does the Nürburgring

If you'll recall, Jim Glickenhaus's Ferrari P4/5 Competizione made its racing debut at this the Nürburgring 24 hour earlier this year. Since then, we've seen a few video clips, but this long-form video wrap of the event contains some never-before-seen racing footage. Jim, you've done it again. » 8/11/11 3:30pm 8/11/11 3:30pm

Jim Glickenhaus is a custom Ferrari-driving "gangsta"

Who cares how the other-half lives? The question is how's extreme one-percenter car-guy Jim Glickenhaus livin'? This video love-letter says it all (with ADULT LANGUAGE, kids). It's set at Villa d'Este, but watch for a teaser of the Ferrari P4/5 Competizione's debut at the Nürburgring 24 this weekend. » 6/24/11 10:00am 6/24/11 10:00am

The sun rises over the Nürburgring

The 24 Hours of Nürburgring starts Saturday afternoon (sauerkraut time) and with the waving of the green flag comes with it the hopes of many Americans cheering on the P4/5 Competizione. Here's what the 'Ring looked like this morning. » 6/23/11 10:00am 6/23/11 10:00am

How to dress for the Ferrari P4/5 Competizione

Jim Glickenhaus’s not-for-sale bespoke racing Ferrari dropped by Lake Como the previous weekend for the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este after taking 13th at the 42. Adenauer ADAC Rundstrecken-Trophy at the Nürburgring the previous Saturday. Among the many nattily attired ladies in attendance, one made the perfect… » 5/31/11 12:30pm 5/31/11 12:30pm

Jim Glickenhaus' Ferrari P4/5 Competizione will remain "one of one"

A story hit the wires yesterday that Jim Glickenhaus is considering a production run of his P4/5 Competizione if Nürburgring 24 organizers deny the team's bid to use active aerodynamics. Put your checkbook away, kids, Glick told us exclusively it just ain't true. » 5/26/11 12:00pm 5/26/11 12:00pm

The Ferrari P4/5 Competizione dons full race livery

Dreamer, builder, and juice-lover James Glickenhaus has done it. Here's the Ferrari P4/5 Competizione — his custom skunkworks racing project — completely liveried in a dark carbon fiber weave with sponsor stickers and driver names. » 5/11/11 2:00pm 5/11/11 2:00pm

Gorgeous video of Ferrari P4/5 Competizione on the 'Ring

The Ferrari P4/5 Competizione privateer racing team spent the weekend practicing for its debut at this year's 24 Hours of Nürbrugring. Everyone there had a camera. Everyone took photos/video of it. Here's the best of. » 3/28/11 10:30am 3/28/11 10:30am

P 4/5 Competizione hits the Nurburgring

The P 4/5 Competizione hit the ‘ring today and not surprisingly the photographs taken from the car's Facebook page are fairly easy on the eyes. If the pictures aren't enough, you can catch a very brief glimpse of the Competizione at the Nurburgring with some other vehicles we wouldn't mind owning in a video here.
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Jim Glickenhaus is obsessed with me

The latest video from the P4/5 Competizione marketing project reveals the racer's creator Jim Glickenhaus has two new obsessions to go with his car fetish: Matt Hardigree and juice in a bag. » 3/15/11 10:30am 3/15/11 10:30am

First Video of Jim Glickenhaus’s P4/5 Competizione in Action

We showed you the first photographs of Jim Glickenhaus's one-off P4/5 on the track Friday. Now we have video. Watch, listen and drool as the Ferrari-based P4/5 makes a few laps. (Hat tip to Jim and horspowr1001!) » 1/16/11 10:00am 1/16/11 10:00am

This Is Jim Glickenhaus' One-Off Ferrari P4/5 Competizione

Jim Glickenhaus' amazing one-off Ferrari P4/5 Competizione's finally complete, on the track, and better looking than we could have ever imagined. And we spent a lot of time imagining it. First photos and test report below. » 1/14/11 5:45pm 1/14/11 5:45pm

P4/5 Competitzione: Race Car Or Carbon Fiber Sculpture?

The scuderia elfi building Ferrari enthusiast Jim Glickenhaus' P4/5 Competitzione have been rushing to meet the goal of racing in the 24 Hours of Nürburgring next year. Judging by the photos from their Facebook page, they're getting close. » 12/28/10 9:30am 12/28/10 9:30am

Ferrari P4/5 Competizione: The Watch

The P4/5 Competizione isn't even built yet and Girard-Perregaux's already making a watch to commemorate the car. Forget "Arab Money," we want haute Swiss horologist money. » 10/28/10 2:45pm 10/28/10 2:45pm

P4/5 Competizione Announces Quartet Of Drivers

The P4/5 Competizione is ever closer to its Nurbürgring 24 Hours debut, with James Glickenhaus announcing their four drivers today: Mika Salo, Nicola Larini, Fabrizio Giovanardi, and Luca Cappellari. Just be careful, guys, the car's kind of rare. P4/5 Facebook] » 10/21/10 2:30pm 10/21/10 2:30pm