Ferrari World issue 4

December 1989 / January 1990

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 4, December 1989 / January 1990

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
1 Contents Contents
3 Editorial Editorial
Ferrari World has now been going for six months, and as you know, December is a time for taking stock and drawing conclusions. Therefore with this issue we present you with tangible proof of the reality of a project which all in all we thought would only be a dream.
6 Letters Six months on ...
9 Note Book Note Book
August - October 1989
15 Book Reviews Book Reviews
18 Club Touring 166 MM Touring Barchetta 40th anniversary reunion
August 14-20, 1989, California, USA
In order to celebrate the fortieth anniversary of the Touring Barchetta in competition Ferrari Club of America members Ed Gilbertson and Cooper Weeks masterminded a week of action-packed events in the superb california countryside.
19 Club Cavallini Rampanti
7 September, Aeroporto Militare Grosseto
About a hundred cars bearing the Cavallino emblem were gathered at Grosseto Military Airfield to celebrate the twinning of the Ferrari Club Italia and the 4º Stormo Caccia fighter squadron.
19 Club Targa Florio 1989
Seventeen years after Merzario and Munari's victory in the Ferrari 312P, a Ferrari has once more triumphed over that most punishing of road race circuits, the Targa Florio.
22 Profile Two prancing horses
Pier Ugo Gobbato

Gino Rancati


Managing director of Ferrari in the mid-sixties and brave fighter pilot in the Second World War, his life has been divided between aeroplanes and cars, but always under the sign of the Prancing Horse.
26 That was the Day ... 500 miles in a legendary car
Brands Hatch, 30.7.67

Alan Henry


The unique occasion when the great Scottish champion at the wheel of a works Ferrari in the decisive race enabling the company to win the World Constructor's Championship.
32 Feature Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow
Ferrari & Pininfarina

Giorgio Terruzzi, Franco Varisco, Daniela Zacconi


From the Ferrari 308 to the Mythos, not forgetting the heroine of today, the Ferrari 348. An interesting selection from the direct comments on Maranello's latest offspring.
45 Feature Between dream and reality
Pininfarina Mythos

Athos Evangelisti


A Ferrari for the future designed by Pininfarina.
50 Profile A two-wheeled Ferrari
Colnago-Ferrari engineering

Angelo Zomegnan


Concept: this is the name of the super-bicycle designed by Colnago and Ferrari engineering using the technology of Formula One.
56 Model making Model cars of the Maestro
Michele Conti

Mauro Mori


These are Michele Conti's creations. His customers include famous car makers, sovereigns, car designers, musicians and film stars.
61 Formula 1 A determined Mansell does great things for Ferrari
Hungarian GP
62 Formula 1 Mansell impressive in the rain
Belgian GP
63 Formula 1 Prost wins, but is seems like a Ferrari victory
Italian GP
64 Formula 1 Berger triumphant, Mansell punished
Portugese GP
65 Formula 1 The only Ferrari taking part comes second
Spanish GP
66 Formula 1 Engine and gearbox let down Mansell and Berger
Japanese GP
68 Buyer's Guide Buyer's Guide

Nicola Cutrera


70 Photo Choice Ferrari: first, second and third
5th of February 1967

This amazing photograph recaptures the triumph of three Ferraris at Daytona.