Cavallino magazine 192

December 2012 / January 2013

  • Language: American English American English
  • Publisher: John W. Barnes, Jr.
  • Publication: Softcover | 208 x 277 mm
  • Code: ISSN 0889-2504

The Journal of Ferrari History


American English On the cover the Ferrari 250 GT LWB, s/n 1321 GT at The Breakers during the Cavallino Classic Peter Singhof

Table of Contents

2 American English Ecco
See what we have for you in number 192
3 American English Assistenza
Some helpful information for you
6 American English In Memoriam

Thepassing of Sergio Pininfarina is the passing of an era - when the bodies of automobiles were meant to be truly beautiful.

Arnaud Blanfuney / Ferrari S.p.A.
7 American English Lettere
Letters of note from your fellow readers

Letters of interest, with more on the Le Mans accident, more updated on the winged 857 S, s/n 0588 M, and more images of the 250 GTO, s/n 3943 GT. From many sources.

16 American English Omologato 1964
The Ferrari 250 GTO in the Tour de France Automobile 1964

Several rules were modified for the 1964 Tour, taking into account the lessons learned from the past editions, and also making the Tour de France Automobile even more selective.

Germain Mallejac   Maurice Louche Archives
Feature
32 American English Ferrari's First Le Mans GT Winner
Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta Scaglietti, s/n 1321 GT

Just another Ferrari 250 GT LWB? Hardly. This example may have been deep in the LWB model sequence, but its claim to true fame is that it was the first ever Ferrari to win the GT Class at the famed Le Mans race - in 1959.

Alan Boe   Michael Greg / Jacques Swaters Archive / The Klementaski Collection / Alexis Callier Collection
Feature
48 American English Alonso & Ferrari stay in the hunt
Formula 1

Ferrari and Alonso came on strong and led the Drivers' Championship, but Red Bull found its old form and retook the lead. It has been an exciting year and we continue to root for the home team.

Keith Bluemel   Ferrari SpA
Corse
52 American English Title wind in many classes, in many series
So much Ferrari GT racing, we can't cover it all

There are many events nowadays hosting Ferraris, as there should be, since these cars are the mechanical art for our age. Reports from the International GT Open, Blancpain Endurance Series, FIA GT3 European Championship, FIA GT1 World Championship, American Le Mans Series, FIA World Endurance Championship and the Rolex Grand-Am series.

Keith Bluemel   Hugo Garritsen / Ferrari SpA
Corse
60 Goodwood Revival only improves with age

It recreates a moment in time. They have even issued a booklet on the proper way to dress for the era. You will not feel out of place.

Cavallino Staff   Vincent Yernaux
Corse
64 When a Truck is not a Truck, but an Icon
FIA 642 RN2 Bartoletti transporter

Everything Ferrari-ish has become an icon, even the old Ferrari race car transporters. The allure of this "old truck" is hard to explain, but it is there none-the-less. It carried great cars in its day but it had a presence all its own.

Marshall Buck   Marshall Buck
Modellismo
74 American English A Guide to all Ferraris produced
Plus the market as of October 1, 2012 ... from a survey of selected dealers
Keith Bleumel, Cavallino Staff
Guida