Ferrari World issue 38

April / May 1997

Language English language icon English
Dimensions softcover, 72 pages, 211 x 298 mm

The English edition of Ferrari World Magazine was published between 1989 and 1997. Similar to the Italian and German edition of Ferrari World Magazine, it mainly features reports on events, contemporary and classic Ferrari models, contributed by reknown Ferrari experts and photographers.

Cover of Ferrari World issue 38, April / May 1997

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
1 Contents Contents
3 Editorial Editorial

Alessandro Giudice


Who enjoys getting up at the crask of dawn? But there are those who get up at such unholy hours with joy in their hearts; sports fans lusting to follow events shot straight into the tube from the other side of the world.
5 Notebook Notebook

December 1996 - January 1997


10 Formula 1 They're off!

Roberto Boccafogli


The 1997 Championship is underway with surprises straight from the off. As well as the usual Williams, the newly competitive Ferrari must get the measure of the McLaren and Benetton too.
17 Formula 1 50 years of Formula 1

Roberto Boccafogli


To write about the history of Ferrari in Formula 1 is to write about the history of the Grands Prix. When the world championship circus came into being in 1950, Ferrari was already a competitive entity, having already been around for three years. Ferrari has been a regular competitor ever since, to this day the only team to have taken part in every page of the history of GP racing. The story of the Reds in Formula 1 lends substance to that gigantic complex of industry, sport, culture and tradition that the House of the Cavallino represents in the eyes of the world.
27 Profile Moët & Chandon
The Winners awards
The sight of a Grand Prix winner brandishing a bottle of Moët, and celebrating with the other drivers on the podium in high spirits, spraying each other, and all around them, with the exclusive beverage, is a regular occurrence during the season.
28 Formula 1 An A to Z of the F310B
1997 Ferrari F310B formula one

Roberto Boccafogli


The new single-seater Ferrari and all that surrounds it analysed in 21 hot points, ranging from the technical and statistical to ironic tit bits.
34 Feature SP: for Passion for Sport
Ferrari 268 SP

Silvana Casarotto


The only 268 SP born as such and the only one to have passed the test of time. Having obtained flattering success even at an advanced age, it is now enjoying a second youth, fought over by collectors the world over.
42 The Drivers The Peter Pan of the Track
Jacky Ickx

Cristiano Chiavegato


Great temperament belief by that baby face, Jacky Ickx has always loved racing cars and the emotions they inspire. And his race continues ...
49 Mondo Ferrari Mondo Ferrari
50 Events Auto story
Genoa, Italy, 8-16 February 1997
51 Events Retromobile
Paris, 7-16 February 1997
52 Travel Maranello "Il Cuore"
54 Art World Art World
55 News News
61 Style News Style News
62 Market Market
65 Models The on that got away ...

Brian Harvey


My company - Grand Prix Models - should have had its decals on a Ferrari at Le Mans last year. It was a moment I'd been looking forward to since admiring the Phil Hill and Olivier Gendebien victory of 1962 with the 330 Experimental LM.
69 Buyers' Guide Ferrari 456 GT

Tony Willis (Maranello Sales Ltd.)