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Ferrari Celebrating 458 Speciale with New Exhibit at Ferrari Museum

Showcases the P3, 312P and 512M

 
 
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The exhibit collects all of Ferrari's GT cars from the 70s to today

Ferrari’sFerrariFerrariItaly, 1947 > present233 models
5146 photos
37 videos
Museum in Maranello is celebrating the launch of the new 458 Speciale458 SpecialeFerrari 458 SpecialeItaly, 2014 > present6 photos
with a special exhibit. The theme of the show is “Ferrari’s Sporting Spirit,” and shows some rare Ferrari sports cars and prototypes.

The exhibit includes all of Ferrari’s customer GT cars from the 70s to the present day, including the 458 GT2458 Italia GTCFerrari 458 Italia GTCItaly, 2011 > present5 photos
1 video
, 430 GT2F430 GTCFerrari F430 GTCItaly, 2006 > present4 photos
, 360 GTC360 GTCFerrari 360 GTCItaly, 2003 > present4 photos
, 575575M MaranelloFerrari 575M MaranelloItaly, 2002 > 20064 photos
GT1, 348348Ferrari 348Italy, 1989 > 19956 versions
11 photos
racer and Group 4 308Dino 308 GT4/LMFerrari Dino 308 GT4/LMItaly, 1974 > present2 photos
.

Among the cars on display will be the Ferrari P3330 P3Ferrari 330 P3Italy, 1966 > 19664 photos
that won the 24 Hours of Daytona, a 312P312 PFerrari 312 PItaly, 1969 > 19701 photo
and a 512M512 MFerrari 512 MItaly, 1970 > 19713 photos
.  It will also display two generations of Ferrari racers side by side. On one side of the room will be the 750 Monza750 MonzaFerrari 750 MonzaItaly, 1954 > 195422 photos
and 500 TRC500 TestarossaFerrari 500 TestarossaItaly, 1955 > 19557 photos
, and other the other side there will be the 1947 125 S125 SFerrari 125 SItaly, 1947 > present1 photo
and the somewhat later 225225Ferrari 225Italy, 1952 > 19522 versions
41 photos
.

The exhibit runs through March 2014.

As always, Ferrari will also be showcasing its Formula 1 history at the Maranello museum. All of its cars from 1999 to 2008 are currently on display, and in addition to them, Nigel Mansell’s F1-89F1-89Ferrari F1-89Italy, 1989 > 19897 photos
and Gilles Villeneuve’s 126 CK126 CKFerrari 126 CKItaly, 1981 > 19811 photo
 are also on display at the moment.

The original Ferrari 166 F2166 F2Ferrari 166 F2Italy, 1948 > 19492 photos
that won the company its first grand prix as a manufacturer has been lost to history unfortunately, but it has recreated the car from original drawings and fitted it with an original engine and transmission. It has also remade a 1961 Ferrari 156156 F1 'Sharknose'Ferrari 156 F1 'Sharknose'Italy, 1961 > 19621 photo
sharknose because Enzo Ferrari ordered them all to be destroyed after the season.

Encyclopedia
FerrariFerrari
458 Italia458 Italia
458 Speciale458 Speciale
Engine
V 8 (90º vee)
Displacement
275 cu in
Top Speed
202 mph
Transmission
7, Double Clutch
Maximum power
605 hp @ 9000 rpm
Type
Fixed-head coupé
Fuel
Petrol
Fuel consumption (combined)
17.68 US MPG
price
$ 408.123
* based on Portugal prices
annual ownership cost
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