Cavallino Magazine issue 240

December 2020 / January 2021

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

American English language icon Cover The Ferrari 166 MM Touring Barchetta, s/n 0008 M at Salon Privé

Keith Bluemel


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 240, December 2020 / January 2021

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
6 Ecco Ecco

Fabien Normand


Our menu of selected items for you in this 240
8 Lettere 0108 E Goof / 0108 E Interior / 0108 E Windshield

Allen Richardson, Alan Boe

Alberto Sorlini


How many of you caught this big error in the last issue on page 41?
10 Lettere Berlinetta at Brooklands
More on the Elegant Touring Berlinetta 0108 E

Simon Moore

Simon Moore


I have had the pleasure of knowing the Caulfield family for 52 years since being taken to Bridgehampton in July 1968 for a VSCC of America meeting.
12 Lettere Wilke Coupé color ...
The extravagant Wilke Ferrari 375 MM Ghia Coupé

Marcel Massini

Courtesy Marcel Massini


Please find attached a very rare color photo taken in 1955 and showing three of the Bob Wilke Ferraris.
20 Notizie Concours of Elegance 2020
Hampton Court Palace continues the Resurgance

Keith Bluemel

Keith Bluemel


Thee well manicured Fountain Gardens of Hampton Court Palace once again hosted the Concours of Elegance, presented by A. Lange & Sohne, over the weekend of September 4 to 6.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and associate travel restrictions, a number of would-be foreign entrants were unable to participate. However, the organizers still managed to attract a broad ranging display of some sixty cars in the Concours, together with a large number of club and trade displays to add to the diversity of the show.
24 Notizie Salon Privé Concours of Elegance 2020
Blenheim Palace continues the Resurgance

Keith Bluemel

Keith Bluemel


The 2020 edition of the Salon Privé Concours d'Elegance preseented by AXA was probably the largest and lengthiest motoring gathering in the United Kingdom since the introduction of the various, and constantly changing, social distancing regulations due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
28 Letteratura The 312 P
One of Ferrari's most beautiful racers
It has been of continual interest how many enthusiasts are enamoured of these Ferrari one-off specials, the 312 P series, of which only three examples where made.
Author Gianni Agnese is obviously a fun and has devoted a sizeable portion of this new book to just this model, and its short but notable career.
30 Auto Da Corsa Storica Tour Auto Optic 2000 in 2020
A classic Event revives & refuses to succumb

Jean-Bernhard Heros

Arnoud Meunier, Jean-Bernhard Heros


The Tour Auto Optic 2000 was originally scheduled to open Peter Auto's season from April 20 to 25, 2020, but due to Covid-19, it was finally held from August 31 to September 5, 2020.
The itenary of this 29th edition brought 195 competitors back to the south of France, from Paris to the Paul Ricard Circuit in Provence but before entering thee 1986 kilometers of the course, the competitors met at the Grand Palais in Paris for the traditional checks an scrutineering on Monday, August 11.
32 Feature Ferrari 750 Monza
The resplendent renaissance of 0510 M

Robert Devlin, Michael T. Lynch, Alan Boe, Patrick Ottis, Marcel Massini

Robert Devlin, Julian P. Grabham & William C. Brooks, Dennis L. Tanney, Courtesy of Patrick Ottis


A great short track racer with a great racing and Pebble Beach history.
42 Cavallino Moderno Ferrari Monza SP2
Total Freedom - The Ride of a Lifetime

Christian Rochet

Fabien Normand


The first feeling after your first hour in this airplane-automobile is freedom, absolute freedom!
There is really nothing to compare it to a cabriolet, due to the absence of the windshield, because you now have a 180 degrees free view.
46 Cavallino Moderno Ferrari XX Program & F1 Clienti at Le Castellet
Circuit Paul Ricard, September 26-27, 2020

Olivier Bidaud

Olivier Bidaud


Eleven cars from the XX Program and five cars from the F1 Clienti Program met at the famous Paul Ricard circuit near Toulon, inn the South of France, during the last weekend of September.
This private event was the occasion for the public (but only from the grandstands) to see on track the fabulous Maranello machines - the FXX Evo, 599 XX Evo and FXX K Evo.
48 Cavallino Moderno Corse GT reports

Cavallino Staff

Maurice Volmeyer, Dennis L. Tanney


IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship
FIA WEC 2019-2020 Season
European Le Mans Series
GT World Challenge America
GT World Challenge Europe
Michelin Le Mans Cup
International GT Open Series
50 Cavallino Moderno Corse GP reports
Ferrari F1 to date

Keith Bluemel

Ferrari SpA


Italian Grand Prix
Toscana Grand Prix
Russian Grand Prix
Eifel Grand Prix
Portugese Grand Prix
Emilia Romagna Grand Prix
52 Guida All Ferraris produced & Pricing Guide to the Market
Ferraris produced data and pricing guide as of December 1, 2020

Cavallino Staff, Keith Bluemel


58 Mercato No direction in Online Auctions

Cavallino Staff


There is not much to report in the Ferrari market at the moment. It has been suprisingly strong, although high-end prices have been trailing downward. This was to be expected in any protracted recession but when you in the confinement factor from the pandemic, your assumption is that no one will buy because there's not much you can do with your newly gotten Ferrari, except look at it in the garage.
60 Galleria Galleria
64 Assistenza Assistenza
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