And every year, Ferrari slowly comes to realize that its championship hopes are dying but won’t quite admit it’ll be another depressing year at Maranello. The team is always the last one to admit that it won’t be a formidable enough contender. And there are plenty of excuses lined up ready to go. We screwed up this time, but next time it’ll be different! We’d have beaten Mercedes if it weren’t for those meddling [pit stops/engine problems/weather/insert reason here]! … [Read more...] about How To Lose A Formula One Championship, As Told By Ferrari
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As for the blue Red Bull Ferrari you can see scattered in this post, it’s a Ferrari F430 GT2, the racing version of Ferrari’s mid-engined V8 coupé. It’s pictured here at the 2007 24 Hours of Le Mans in the colors of the AF Corse team. Then-49-year-old Newey was one of the three Brits who drove #78 to fourth place in the GT2 category. … [Read more...] about This Is F1 Designer Adrian Newey On His Day Off
The ad says that the drivetrain has 4,000 miles under its belt but doesn’t give the total mileage for the car itself. The bodywork doesn’t give any indication either as it looks to be clean and without issue. The forward side-markers have been removed and filled in and the car rolls on factory steelies as offered. A set of BBS alloys could be added to the purchase if you’re into such things. … [Read more...] about At $8,000, Is This R32-Swapped 1987 VW Jetta A Total Coupe De Grâce?