Cavallino Magazine issue 136

August / September 2003

Language American English language icon American English
Publishing Cavallino Inc.
Dimensions softcover, 80 pages, 208 x 277 mm

American English language icon Cover The Ferrari 250 GTO "64, s/n 5575 GT, photographed at Mar-a-Lago

Jerry Wyszatycki


The Journal of Ferrari History

Cavallino is the journal of Ferrari history, covering Ferraris old and new for over 40 years. It's the most reliable, most trusted source of everything Ferrari. Ever since the first issue in 1978 Cavallino presents extensive stories and detailed information from knowledgeable experts and enthusiasts who share the passion for Ferrari. All Ferraris are unique, and each one has its own chassis serial number. This is how the Ferrari world keeps track of all the great cars. Cavallino is the only publication that prints the serial number for every Ferrari mentioned in our stories, articles, and race results.

Cover of Cavallino Magazine issue 136, August / September 2003

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
2 Ecco Ecco

Jerry Wyszatycki


You are now here, at the beginning. Our menu for you, for this issue number 136.
3 Corse Grand Prix report
Ferrari gets it in gear

Keith G. Bluemel

Ferrari SpA


Spain - May ...
Austria - May 18 ...
Monaco - June 1 ...
Canada - June 16 ...
6 Corse Ferraris in GT Racing set new records

Keith G. Bluemel, David G. Seibert

Ferrari SpA


FIA GT - Magny-Cours - April 27 ...
Grand-Am at Phoenix - May 4 ...
FIA GT - Enna Pergusa - May 11 ...
Grand-Am at Barber Motorsports Park - May 18 ...
FIA GT - Brno - May 25 ...
Grand-Am 400 at Fontana - June 8 ...
Le Mans 24 Hours - June 14-15 ...
14 Notizie Elegance as always at Villa d'Este
Villa d'Este, APril 25-27, 2003

Marcel Massini

Marcel Massini


Once again, this renowned Concorso d'Eleganza was held at the marvellous Grand Hotel Villa d'Este, in Cernobbio on Lake Como, Italy. The magnificent tradition of the Villa d'Este Concorso d'Eleganza, whose heyday was between 1929 and 1949, lives unaltered in this modern revival.
15 Notizie A new street car makes a splash at Geneva
Geneva Motor Show, March 6-16, 2003

Hugo Garritsen, Marcel Massini

Hugo Garritsen, Alexis Callier


This new Ferrari, the 360 Challenge Stradale, has aroused more interest than expected, with almost as much anticipation as the recent Enzo, possibly because it is more attainable to the average owner and enthusiast.
16 Notizie Pirelli announces new high performance tires
The P Zero Corsa makes its appearance - a new breed of tire

Jack Gerkin

Courtesy of Pirelli


18 Notizie Ferrari Club of America holds annual meet

Jerry Wyszatycki, Junichiro Hiramatsu


The Ferrari Club of America held its Annual Meet at Sebring fro 2003, and it proved a popular choice, with over 225 Ferraris signed up for the track portion alone. For many, it was a rare chance to drive on this fabled course, the scene of so many Ferrari victories at the 12 Hour endurance contest.
20 Guida A Guide to all Ferraris produced
The market as of August 1, 2003, from a survey of selected dealers
Expended with more information, model type, s/n range, etc.
24 Feature A Rookie at the Mille Miglia

Alan Boe

MPS Editorial


There's always a first time, and the experience is always more than what you expecte. Our hero takes one of the world's most exotic automotive journeys.
30 Feature Mille Miglia 2003
An appreciation

Marcel Massini

MPS Editorial


This was the 21st edition of the great Mille Miglia Historica, the most enthralling long distance race for classic sports cars, Ferraris included, and it took place on May 22-25 of 2003. A record number of classic cars, 375 in all, were at the starting line, representing 58 automobile brands, and coming from 19 different countries.
32 Feature The last of the Great Ones, and an exquisite example as well
Ferrari 250 GTO, s/n 5575 GT

Alan Boe

Jerry Wyszatycki, Eric della Faille


5575 GT, is the last of the three new GTOs built for the 1964 season, the last of all the 250 GTOs, and the last three litre V12 competition berlinetta built by Ferrari.
48 Feature Nassau!
Ferrari at the Bahamas Speed Weeks - part two - 1957 through 1961

Terry O'Neil

Max Egli, R. Pelatowski, David Friedman Photo Collection


The grand story of the fabled Bahamas Speed Weeks continues, with results and chassis numbers, and many historical images.
64 Calendario Calendario
Where Ferraris can be found in 2003
66 Galleria Galleria
Special services for the Ferrari enthusiast