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Jay Koka’s “Calao” Wins Athena Award at Pebble Beach 2014

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Jay Koka’s “Calao” Wins Athena Award at Pebble Beach 2014

“Calao” a major new painting by Jay Koka, premiered at the judged Automotive Fine Arts Society exhibition at the recent Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The 48×30” acrylic on canvas original features a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 Scaglietti NART Spyder in the Calao seaport of Lima Peru in the company of one of the massive container cranes that line the port. After the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, there was a special presentation of the original art to the owner of the NART Spyder, who had commissioned Jay to paint the piece. Jay Koka is...

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Belgian GP: Photo Gallery

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in F1, Featured, News | 0 comments

Belgian GP: Photo Gallery

Relive all that the Belgian GP had to offer through this intensive photo gallery packed with stunning images from Ferrari themselves.   Source: Ferrari Media...

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Belgian GP: Kimi’s Best of the Year, Fernando Fights Back

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in F1, Featured, News | 0 comments

Belgian GP: Kimi’s Best of the Year, Fernando Fights Back

Scuderia Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen finished fourth in the Belgian Grand Prix to secure his best result of the season so far, while team-mate Fernando Alonso salvaged a few points, in a race compromised before the start, when a problem on the F14 T meant his mechanics stayed on the grid too long and the Spaniard was given a stop-go penalty. He took the flag in eighth spot, but a post-race penalty for Magnussen moves him to seventh. With the Mercedes duo tripping each other up, the way was clear for Daniel Ricciardo in the Red Bull to take his...

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Ferrari Flies to Victory at VIR

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Featured, News, Racing | 0 comments

Ferrari Flies to Victory at VIR

A dramatic Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) that was settled on the final lap saw the no. 62 Risi Competizione Ferrari 458 Italia score its second successive victory in the United SportsCar Championship. The victory is the 12th for the Ferrari 458 Italia in North American endurance racing, and the fifth this season following GT-Daytona victories at Daytona, Detroit, and Indianapolis and two straight victories in GT-Le Mans for Risi Competizione. The team’s Ferrari 458 Italia also caputred pole position for the Oak...

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Testa Rossas at Pebble Beach – Photo Review

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Events, Featured, News | 0 comments

Testa Rossas at Pebble Beach – Photo Review

At this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, 20 examples of the 250 TR were on display on Sunday, August 17, for their first ever reunion. Your man on-scene, Keith Bluemel, took some images and he now shares them with you. Enjoy this treat that won’t be repeated any time soon. We will have a complete report on the TRs at Pebble Beach in the next Cavallino. In addition, one of the owner/drivers will relate his experiences with his TR on the tour, giving you a first-hand account of what it’s like to drive one of these legends. The Testa...

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Historic 250 GT Offered at RM Auctions London

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Historic 250 GT Offered at RM Auctions London

This 250 GT Berlinetta Competizione, s/n 0563 GT, is the eighth of nine 1956 250 GT Berlinetta Comps, with an outstanding period racing history, matching-numbers and certified by Ferrari Classiche, original user manual, spare parts catalogue, and comprehensive history file included. Following factory completion, it was sold new to Racing Sport of Torino, Italy and then immediately leased to Jacques Peron, of Nice, France. It was registered on Torino plates and it began its racing career just three days later, at the event that would grant...

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Belgian GP: Back to Work

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in F1, Featured, News | 0 comments

Belgian GP: Back to Work

Eight races in fourteen weeks; that’s the schedule now facing the F1 circus as battle is joined again and it gets back to work for the second half of the season, after the official summer break. It leaves hardly any time to pause for breath as the teams crisscross the globe from east to west. However, before the final six “flyaways” we come to two of the most evocative and historic events on the calendar, starting with this weekend’s race at Spa-Francorchamps. The objectives. For Scuderia Ferrari, the objectives for the hectic dash to the...

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Monterey Car Week Means Ferrari

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Monterey Car Week Means Ferrari

The 2014 Monterey Car Week has just ended in California. The perfect conclusion arrived with a win in the “Best in Show” category at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for the Ferrari 375 MM Coupé Scaglietti owned by film director Roberto Rossellini, a unique piece that stole many admiring glances from the motoring fans gathered in Carmel. The lovers of classic Ferraris also had the chance to admire as many as 20 examples of the Ferrari Testa Rossa which had come from all over the world and had never before been seen together in such...

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Championship Resumes at Spa

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in F1, Featured, News | 0 comments

Championship Resumes at Spa

After the summer break, Formula 1 action resumes at one of the most historic venues on the calendar, Spa-Francorchamps, home to the Belgian Grand Prix. Sunday’s race will be the 59th and Scuderia Ferrari has won 16 times, making a hit rate of 27.5%. Over the years, the race has been held at three venues: Spa (46 times,) Zolder, in the Flemish part of Belgium (10 times) and twice at Nivelles-Baulers on the outskirts of Brussels. The Fifties. The first ever Belgian Grand Prix was held in 1950 and was won by Juan Manuel Fangio in an Alfa Romeo....

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Ferraris Win Several Major Awards at Pebble Beach

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Featured, News | 0 comments

Ferraris Win Several Major Awards at Pebble Beach

Yesterday, August 17th, 2014 was a monumental success for Ferrari at the 64th annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. In addition to the many class wins by exemplary Ferraris , the 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe owned by Jon Shirley accomplished what few enthusiasts dared to dream possible. That impossible dream, a postwar car winning best of show, happened yesterday on the misty shore of Monterey. Even more exhilarating is the astonishing fact that this was the very first best of show by a Ferrari in the 64 year history of...

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