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Ferrari to Auction the first F12berlinetta In the US to Support Hurricane Sandy Relief

Ferrari to Auction the first F12berlinetta In the US to Support Hurricane Sandy Relief

Nov 12 2012, 1:12pm CST | by

All proceeds go to the American Red Cross

Ferrari is trying to do its part to help raise money for the relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Ferrari often auctrions off vehicles and donates all the proceeds to charity and...

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Ferrari to Auction the first F12berlinetta In the US to Support Hurricane Sandy Relief

Nov 12 2012, 1:12pm CST | by

All proceeds go to the American Red Cross

Ferrari is trying to do its part to help raise money for the relief efforts for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Ferrari often auctrions off vehicles and donates all the proceeds to charity and that is exactly what the Italian automaker is doing. Ferrari is offering people with enough money to afford the fantastic F12berlinetta the chance to own the first one United States.

The car will be auctioned off at the Formula One United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas this weekend. The car features a V12 engine that is naturally aspirated and puts out 740CV at 8250 RPM. The car also produces maximum torque of 690 nm, with 80% of that number available at 2500 RPM.

The vehicle will certainly not sell for a bargain price. The standard MSRP for the vehicle is $315,888. Ferrari's previous vehicles have auctioned for well over there standard MSRP. Those who don't win the auction and want one of these fantastic cars will have to wait until the second quarter of 2013 when general availability begins.

 
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Although it doesn’t benefit from the same recognition surrounding the Ferrari brand, Renault is a big name in the world of motorsports. The French have been involved in top-tier racing for decades and, more recently, their World Series championships have helped numerous talented youngsters grow into professional racers. For 2015, Renault and its Sport Technologies arm are readying yet another racing division, one that comes with its own, exclusive race ca ...
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Will this McLaren F1 sell for over $12 million at Pebble Beach?

Jul 29 2014 4:02pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Classics, Auctions, Supercars, McLaren Decades ago, a dominant Formula One team made a few dozen examples of a sports car that was as devastating on the track as it was on the road, and as such, it has become highly sought-after by collectors willing to pay millions - even tens of millions - for the privilege of ownership. We have to be talking about the Ferrari 250 GTO, right? We very well could be, but in this case, no: we ...
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Aston Martin DB9 Volante by Q

Jul 29 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: Top Speed

The Q by Aston Martin program has been around for only two years, but most of its creations are definitely bound to become valuable classics. The latest vehicle coming from the company’s personalization arm is no exception and, unlike other bespoke Aston Martins, is crossing "the Pond" to be auctioned for charity in Los Gatos, California. The sports car in question is an equestrian-themed DB9 Volante.Just like the unique 2014 Ferrari FF Dressage ...
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Prepare To Wince As This Ferrari 458 Speciale Meets The Wall

Jul 29 2014 1:20pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

I watched this entire video in pain. I'm angry. Upset. Pissed. Ticked. Just straight up sad. This is a glorious Ferrari 458 Speciale meeting its maker with the wall at the Kyalami Circuit in South Africa. Shit.Read ...
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1962 Ferrari 250 GTO can be Yours for $64 Million

Jul 29 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Top Speed

There are only so many superlatives you can throw in the direction of the Ferrari 250 GTO. To this day, it’s still considered as the quintessential Ferrari. More importantly, the 250 GTO is also revered as one of the greatest cars of all time. The 250 GTO is treated with such high reverence that the car usually fetches millions on the auction block. We’ve seen a 250 GTO LWB California Spider Competizione fetch $11 million. Before that, a 250 LM scooped up $14.3 ...
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This Ferrari 250 GTO Could Become The World's Most Expensive Car

Jul 29 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Motor Authority

Ferrari seems to have a monopoly on the world's most expensive cars. A 1963 Ferrari 250 GTO took that title last year with a $52 million sticker price. Yet it could be on the verge of being usurped... by another 250 GTO. ALSO SEE: Compilation Of Supercars Starting Is A Great Use Of The Internet: Video A selle ...
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What were they thinking? A look at the 10 worst ‘halo’ cars

Jul 29 2014 11:20am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

By definition, a “halo” vehicle is supposed to beam a positive light — or brand image — about its maker. Or, for more practical reasons, attract new vehicle buyers into showrooms filled with less exciting cars and trucks. Historically, the original 1990s Dodge Viper is considered the most successful halo car of all time. It enhanced Dodge’s role as Chrysler’s “performance” brand at a time when it was better known as the maker of the plebeian rides like the K-Car and the Neon. Un ...
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1962 Ferrari 250 GTO for sale in Germany at $64 million

Jul 29 2014 10:32am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Car Buying, Classics, Coupe, Ferrari, Racing Prices keep climbing for the Ferrari 250 GTO with virtually no end in sight. In 1969 one sold for just $2,500, but by the 1980s they were trading for hundreds of thousands, then millions, then tens of millions to the point that the last last year, one was reported to have changed hands at $52 million. But now there's a GTO for sale in Germany that could eclipse even that gargantuan price tag. Ferrari made ...
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Here's A Bunch Of Supercar Drag Races Because Everything Is Awesome

Jul 29 2014 9:00am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Hey, kids! Wanna watch a Ferrari F40 drag race a tuned Ford GT and a Porsche 911 9FF? Of course you do, because those things are awesome.Read more.. ...
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Ferrari denies Pat Fry axed

Jul 29 2014 8:40am CDT | Source: GrandPrix

Ferrari on Tuesday denied reports Pat Fry has bee ...
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