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.
You've seen the new Ferrari 458 Italia Spider, now watch its retractable roof open, with epic orchestral accompaniment. Simplicity is sexiness: the cover opens; the roof rotates, paddle-wheel-style, into place, and the cover comes down. All that's missing is a mustache and the Magnum PI theme music.
Like clockwork, the boys in Maranello are releasing the Ferrari 458 Spider in time for a Frankfurt Auto Show debut later this year. And like clockwork, someone's leaked what they say are photos of the well-sculpted red convertible early.