Cavallino Magazine issue 182

April / May 2011

Language American English language icon American English
Publishing John W. Barnes, Jr., ISSN 0889-2504
Dimensions softcover, 68 pages, 208 x 277 mm

American English language icon Cover The 206 SP Dino, s/n 026, photographed at the Cavallino Classic

David Williams


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 182, April / May 2011

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
2 Ecco Ecco
What's happening in the issue number 182
3 Attenzione Attenzione
Services for you, dear subscriber, to make your life easier. Tell us how we can help you.
4 Notizie Rétromobile indulges a taste for rare Ferraris
Ferraris at rétro and three accompanying auctions

Ettienne Vanaret, Keith Bluemel, Vincent Yernaux, Kevin Blommaert, Arnaud Meunier

Keith Bluemel


10 Lettere Lettere
Correspondence from your fellow readers
19 Feature The Pininfarina Sigma Grand Pix
A concept car to make the automobile safer

Arnaud Blanfuney

Pininfarina SpA, Paolo Martin Archives


Towards the end of the sixties, too many grave injuries and even fatalities were happening in motor racing. These made the headlines of newspapers worldwide, and this, coupled with the wave of automobile safety consciousness which began to rise in people's minds - notably in the USA - caused some to react.
25 Feature Palm Beach Cavallino Classic XX
Our Twentieth Anniversary

Michael Gree, Jerry Wyszatycki, David Brady, Peter Singhof, Chris Current


45 Feature Jacques Swaters - A Ferrari Life
An appreciation from an old friend

Keith Bluemel

Alexis Callier Collection, The Klemantaski Collection


One of the last of the "Old Guard", Jacques Swaters, who had been involved in the forging of the Ferrari name to the international stature it enjoys today, passed away peacefully in his sleep in Brussels at 84 years of age. Jacques Swaters' first contact with Ferrari came in the Spa 24 Hours Race in 1948, where he was competing in a pre-wat MG with co-driver, and later to be the renowned motoring writer and journalist, plus 1960 Le Mans winner, Paul Frère.
50 Feature A remembrance for members of the Ferrari Family
In memoriam

Arnaud Blanfuney, Marcel Massini

MPS Editorial, The Klemantaski Collection, Swaters Family Archive, Cathy Roush, Joe Carbaccio


We have never really had to do an article such as this, and we hope not to have to do many in the future, but the recent past has seen the accumulated loss of many noteworthy people in the Ferrari world and we feel honor bound to note their passing.
58 Guida A Guide to all Ferrari produced
Plus the market as of April 1, 2011... from a survey of selected dealers

Keith Bluemel, Cavallino Staff


A compilation of all the GT, Sport and Production Ferraris, with numbers made, chassis number ranges and current pricing.