Cavallino magazine 201

June / July 2014

  • Language: American English American English
  • Publisher: John W. Barnes, Jr.
  • Publication: Softcover | 208 x 277 mm | 88 pages
  • Code: ISSN 0889-2504

On the cover the exquisite Ferrari 225 Export Vignale, s/n 0216 ED La Niña Bonita Zachary Minot

Table of Contents

2 Ecco

Our menu for you in this number 201

3 Assistenza

Some helpful information for you

6 Lettere

Commentary, useful information and differing opinions from your fellow readers.

16 Special Ferrari become even more special

Om March 30, the "Ferrari Brand 2014 in Gotenba Garden" was held, hosted by the famous car collector Mr. Yoshiko Matsuda. The location was Mr. Matsuda's former Ferrari Museum. Despite the inclement weather, over 200 Ferraris and 350 people participated in this meeting. There were two big news items. The first was that a new Ferrari Club will make a start very soon.

Junichiro Hiramatsu
Notizie
20 Bonhams to offer Ferrari 375 Plus at Goodwood

On January 9, 2014 at a reception at their new headquarters building in London, Bonhams announced that they have been given the privilege of offering the Ferrari 375 Plus, chassis 0384 AM, at their sale at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in June of 2014. As anybody who watches classic Ferrari movements knows, this car has been the subject of a long running ownership dispute, which Bonhams have been instrumental in resolving.

Keith Bluemel   Keith Bluemel
Notizie
26 La Serenissima: the most Serene
Count Volpi: a legend in Italy and a legend in Ferrari

The man who brought Scuderia Serenissima into the world, and also gave birth to the Breadvan. An interview with this legendary figure, who is quoted at length about his career in racing.

Arnaud Blanfuney   Giovanni Volpi Archives
Feature
36 The Life & Times of a California
Ferrari 250 GT Califonia Spyder, s/n 1203 GT

A Beauty and a Beast. A beautiful machine, an exquisite sports car but also a full bore dragster. The complicated life and times of the Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder, s/n 1203 GT.

Keith Bluemel   Keith Bluemel
Feature
46 La Niña Bonita
The charmed life of the 1952 Ferrari Export Vignale Spyder, s/n 0216 ED

It means the "Lovely Girl" and truly it is, with a special and one-off body by Vignale. It went to Argentina and for many years was the darling of the racing set. Its journey told by South American historical specialist Cristián Bertschi.

Cristián Bertschi   Zachary Minot, Cristián Bertschi Archives
Feature
50 Of archeology, symmetry and the modern era of Ferrari collecting
1952 Ferrari Export Vignale Spyder, s/n 0216 ED
Jerry Pantis   Zachary Minot, Cristián Bertschi Archives
Feature
56 Auto da Corsa Storica
Legendary Tour Auto hosts legendary Ferraris

The Tour Auto Optic 2000 took place for a week over the fabled countryside of France, with special track events at its equally fabled race courses. Many '50s, '60s and '70s Ferraris were entered. Their pathway through France reported with complete chart of entrants from your intrepid staff on site.

Arnaud Blanfuney   Arnaud Meunier, Oliver Bidaud
Feature
62 A new format requiring new cars - Ferrari plays catch-up

Ferrari struggles early in the season in F1, but never gives up. Changes to the car and to Scuderia personnel give hope. A review of Australia, Malaysia, Bahrain, China and Spain.

Keith Bluemel
Corse
64 Ferrari GTs blaze new trails in many revamped series
Ferrari GTs make their way in Sebring and Europe

Ferrari 458 GT2s and GT3s have a good start to the season in the many sanctioned series in Europe and America. An overview of the action with a detailed report on Sebring and a chart of all the Ferrari GT race results to date. Your data for the future.

Keith Bluemel   Hugo Garritsen, David Brady
Corse
78 All Ferraris produced & Guide to the Market

The GT, Sport and Production Ferrari values, reflecting continued upward momentum and new base price levels

Keith Bluemel, Cavallino Staff
Guida
83 Ferraris at the Amelia Island Auctions 2014

The most important fact to take away from the Ferrari results at the Gooding & Company and the RM Auctions at Amelia Island in early March is; None of them were embarrassed by falling short of earlier results.

Rick Carey
Mercato