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Ferrari History – The Prancing Horse

Ferrari History – The Prancing Horse

The famous symbol of the Ferrari race team is the Cavallino Rampante (“prancing horse”) black prancing stallion on a yellow shield, usually with the letters S F (for Scuderia Ferrari), with three stripes of green, white and red (the Italian national colors) at the top. The road cars have a rectangular badge on the hood, …

Maserati History – The company joins in Ferrari

Maserati History – The company joins in Ferrari

Maserati in 1997 became part of Ferrari group and the President Luca di Montezemolo gave a strong impetus to the production of new models like the 3200 GT-powered turbo and the naturally aspirated engine Spyder, which quickly attracted the sympathies of the international markets. These two new cars were followed in 2002, by GT coupe …

Ferrari History – F1 World Championship

The first Ferrari model produced in 1948 was 125 F1. Scuderia Ferrari has participated in in the Formula One World Championship continuously since its inception in 1950. José Froilán González gave the team its first F1 victory at the 1951 British Grand Prix. Alberto Ascari gave Ferrari its first Drivers Championship a year later. Ferrari …

Aston Martin History – The beginnings

Aston Martin History – The beginnings

“Born to run”, “pureblood” or “aristocratic” are just some of the terms that are often used to glorify products that never got near to the race world. But in the case of the old, glorious British House of Aston Martin these words have a real significance. In the course of it’s long history, the Aston …