Cavallino Magazine issue 230

April / May 2019

Language American English language icon American English
Publishing John W. Barnes, Jr., ISSN 0889-2504
Dimensions softcover, 80 pages, 208 x 277 mm

American English language icon Cover The Ferrari 500 TR, s/n 0614 MDTR

Keith G. Bluemel


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 230, April / May 2019

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
6 Ecco Ecco

Keith Bluemel


8 Lettere Lettere

Eugène Vingerhoeds, Dominique J.F. Lahuec, George Carric, Roberto Vaglietti

Eugène Vingerhoeds, Dominique J.F. Lahuec


Crevits images found; NART images found; mystery Ferrari #3; more on Pourret
14 Notizie Rétromobile 2019
A welcome respite from the winter blues

Arnaud Blanfuney, Vincent Yernaux. Arnaud Meunier, Marcel Massini, Olivier Bidaud

Vincent Yernaux, Arnaud Blanfuney, Arnaud Meunier


An unmissable meeting ofr classic car lovers, the Rétromobile Show was back at the Paris Expo from February 6th to 10th, to resurrect almost more than a hundred years of automotive history.
22 Notizie Ferrari F8 Tributo introduced at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show
Ferrari 488 basic package but with Pista power

Hugo Garritsen


Bringing Pista performance to the Ferrari 488 derivative is the latest from Ferrari SpA, shown for the first time publicly at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show, traditional place for Ferrari to introduce new models. Body details have been tweaked to reflect the new power.
22 Notizie Ferraris at the Geneva Show
March 7-17, 2019

Keith Bluemel, Hugo Garritsen


24 Corse GT Luzich Racing makes its mark in GT Racing
An interview with team owner Michael Luzich

Keith Bluemel

Keith Bluemel


Cavallino Magazine's Associate and Competition Editor, Keith Bluemel, met up with Luzich Racing's team owner Michael Luzich at the final rounds of the International GT Open Series in 2018, at the Circuit de Catalunya Barcelona in the middle of October, to see what inspired this American to create a racing team on the European International GT race scene.
34 Cavallino 28 Cavallino 28 Classic Track Days
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Peter Singhof, David Brady


35 Cavallino 28 Cavallino 28 Classic Cruising
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Peter Singhof, David Brady


The Cavallino Classic cruising sessions have grown in popularity for Ferraris old & new. Historic racing has ended since the cars have become too valuable to take part in open competition. This is a world-wide phenomenom, but the owners still aprreciate the chance to come out and have fun in safe and secure surroundings and the classic saw many cars of all types & eras having an excellent time.
36 Cavallino 28 Palm Beach Tour & Royal Party
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Capehart, Peter Singhof, David Brady


Ferraris of all models, types & eras were on display at the re-imagined Royal Poinciana Plaza for the Royal Reception for the Cavallino Classic.
37 Cavallino 28 Hangar Party
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Peter Singhof, David Brady


Sports cars old & new at the Hangar Group man caves, a whole new era in the proper storage of important machinery.
38 Cavallino 28 Partners
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019
We are very pleased to honor our Major Partners of the Cavallino Classic. Their support of the event is vital, and it allows the Classic to present you with many varied, interesting and enjoyable events.
39 Cavallino 28 Concorso d'Eleganza
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019, January 26, 2019

Peter Singhof, Michael Gregg, Jerry Wyszatycki, David Brady,


All Ferraris receiving 97 points or better receive a Platino Award.
45 Cavallino 28 Classic Sports Sunday at Mar-a-Lago
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019, January 27, 2019

Michael Gregg, David Brady


49 Cavallino 28 Cavallino 28 Concorso Judges
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Peter Singhof


We present the Judges of the Palm Beach Cavallino Classic Concorso d'Eleganza. All are invited for their knowledge of Ferrari, and their ability to judge by the standards of the International Advisory Council for the Preservation of the Ferrari Automobile. We thank you.
50 Cavallino 28 Cavallino 28 Symposium
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019

Chris Current


Three very rare Ferraris were on display for the Cavallino Classic Symposium at The Breakers on Friday morning - the monsters Ferrari 335 Sport and the Ferrari 412 MI, plus the ever beautiful Lusso.
50 Cavallino 28 Cavallino 28 Staff
The Palm Beach Cavallino Classic 2019
We thank all the enthusiasts who make the Cavallino Classic a reality. They are committed to making the Cavallino Classic the finest automotive event in the world, and to helping you have a most enjoyable and rewarding automotive experience.
52 Feature The lost Ferrari Testa Rossa
0614 MDTR had gone away. One man's quest to bring it back.

Keith Bluemel

Keith Bluemel, Courtesy Manfred Lampe


The feature car is the 500 TR chassis, s/n 0614 MDTR, which was by chassis number sequence the fifth of nineteen examples produced originally fitted with two liter type 131 engines. Upon its arrival in the USA, its first appointment was an appearance at the 1956 New York Motor Show, along with a Ferrari 410 Superamerica Coupé and a Ferrari 250 GT Boano Cabriolet.
62 Corse GT Daytona 24 Hours
BOP reduces Ferrari Field at Daytona

Keith Bluemel

Ferrari SpA


66 Corse GP New F1 Ferrari is shown, the SF90
The SF90 commemorates 90 years of the Scuderia Ferrari

Paolo D'Alessio


The SF90 (design code 670) is the sixty-fifth single-seater built by Ferrari to compete in the Formmula One Championship. The car has been produced based on the new regulations, which have required various changes compared to the 2018 car.
68 Corse GP Chassis numbers for you from the 2018 Season
Documenting the important SF71-H data for the future

Sven Girgensohn


Up until the end of the 2016 season Ferrari published the chassis numbers of the F1 cars used in each race on the media website. However, from the start of the 2017 season, this information was no longer available. Through some intrepid investigation, your staff in the field was able to come up with the chassis numbers of the SF71-H models from the 2018 season.
69 Galleria Galleria
72 Guida All Ferraris produced & Pricing Guide to the Market
Ferraris produced data and pricing guide as of April 1, 2019

Keith Bluemel, Cavallino Staff


77 Mercato The Ferrari Market takes a pause
Idle musings by the fireside

Cavallino Staff, Jarrett Rothmeier

Arnaud Meunier


The Ferrari market has gone quiet, and the recent auctions have shown that, with most cars reaching only the low end of their estimates, if sold at all.
80 Assistenza Assistenza
The GT, Sport and Production Ferraris, with pertinent information and values.