Ferrari World issue 6

May / June 1990

Language English language icon English
Dimensions softcover, 88 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 6, May / June 1990

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
1 Contents Contents
3 Editorial Editorial

Alessandro Giudice


A year can be a very long time or can zip by, it depends how you look at it. When we were creating the first issue of Ferrari World, the problems of typesetting, colour reproduction and printing in both Italian and English would have reduced a grown man to tears.
7 Note Book Note Book
January - February 1990
11 Book Reviews Book Reviews

Daniela Zacconi


16 The Story of a Car Four-cylinder fighter
Ferrari 857 S Monza

Marco Mascardi


Driven on by his passion, a stubborn and meticulous restorer has succeeded in recreating a distinguished and historic Ferrari in its original form. Here we describe how the craftsmanship and technical knowledge have reincarnated a thoroughbred that few drivers were able to tame.
16 The Story of a Car Racing on four cylinders
Ferrari 857 S Monza

Marco Mascardi


30 Formula 1 The glittering objective

Pino Allievi


A deployment of men and resources on a scale never seen before, a tremendous will to win and two top drivers make Ferrari a good bet for the 1990 Formula 1 World Championship.
34 Ferrarimania An international obsession

Giorgio Terruzzi


Whenever a Ferrari accelerates out onto one of the world's circuits, the fans are there to greet it. Particularly in Italy, support for the Cavallino takes on the atmosphere of an unrestrained carnival.
40 Art Brush-stroked in red

Gino Rancati


The legend of Ferrari, as interpreted by the artist Silvio Pasotti. This enormous canvas depicting key figures and events set in Palladio's Olympic Theatre was a major feature of a recent exhibition devoted entirely to the story of the Cavallino.
46 Ferrari Gallery Ferrari Gallery
50 Profile An English rose at Maranello
Brenda Venor

Gavin Green


Throughout her long career at the Ferrari Racing Department, Brenda Vernor earned the respectful role of 'mother' from many of the world's top Grand Prix drivers.
55 Auctions Monaco auctions

Nick Dixey


Some spectacular Ferraris are coming under the hammer at Monaco this year.
56 News A 348 goes racing
Maranello Challenge
The Maranello Challenge series of races for Ferraris proved to be a great success in 1989. This year the series has again attracted the sponsorship of Pirelli and, more importantly, for the spectators, the entry of a Ferrari 348 tb from David Cottingham's DK Engineering.
58 History and Events Racing to win on two wheels

Ezio Pirazzini


In the 1930s, the famous Scuderia Ferrari was intensely active, with English motorbikes and Italian riders they won some prestigious titles.
60 History and Events The motorbikes of the Scuderia Ferrari
Motorbikes

Brizio Pignacca


61 History and Events The importance of begin called Ferrari
Motorbikes

Franco Varisco


62 History and Events Cagiva - Ferrari engineering
Motorbikes

Enrico Minazzi


64 Profile An exchange of courtesies
Ferrari & Lancia

Gino Rancati


Famous successes were achieved as a result of the informal exchanges of information between two great companies, one in Maranello, the other in Turin.
70 Profile Floyd and Ferrari - the reluctant collector b
Nick Mason

Nick Dixey


A conversation with Nick Mason, international rock star, successful historic car racer, collector and enthusiast of the machines from Maranello.
76 Buyer's Guide Buyer's Guide
Nicola Cutrera
86 Photo Choice F40 mon amour ...
The passions aroused by ownership of a Ferrari F40 manifest themselves in extreme ways.