Ferrari World issue 7

July / August 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 7, July / August 1990

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
1 Contents Contents
5 Editorial Fifty years ago ...

Franco Varisco


50 years ago, on the 28th April 1940, a car entirely built by Enzo Ferrari was entered in a race for the first time. Ferrari had only left Alfa Romeo a few months before and the Portello company had forbidden all involvement in competition for at least four years.
9 Note Book Note Book
March - April 1990
12 Formula 1 The red racing Cars at home

Giorgio Terruzzi

Le Barde


The Racing Department at Fiorano, the "Gestione Sportiva" in Italian, is where the famous single-seaters of the Prancing Horse are designed, built and circuit tested.
16 Formula 1 The stuf farm for Prancing Horses

Giorgio Terruzzi


19 Book Reviews Book Reviews

Daniela Zacconi


22 Feature Power and Speed
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona

Eugenio Zigliotto


Production of the Daytona started at the end of the 60's and it is one of the most beautiful cars ever to have come from Maranello. Luxurious yet fast, its big V12 was mounted up front, exactly where Enzo Ferrari wanted it.
22 Feature Clay Regazzoni, in love with his Daytona
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona

Gian Paolo Foletti


Gian Paolo Foletti, sports wirter in Lugano and commentator for Swiss television, talked about his entertaining and thrilling experience as a passenger at the side of his great friend, Clay Regazzoni.
35 Club From Mantua with love
From the birthplace of Nuvolari came the first Ferrari Club in the world
Ferrari World presents the story of the "Circolo Sportivo Ferraristi Mantove", the original enthusiasts club. We would like to hear from all Clubs worldwide, tell us about your inception, your history and, most importantly, your fourtcoming events. And don't forget to send us your club badges.
38 Profile The man in charge
Pier Guido Castelli

Christiano Chiavegato


Under his command are the men who design and create these sophisticated Ferrari Formula 1 racing machines.
42 Feature The Cavallino takes to the Water
Riva 32

Daniele Redaelli


Two great names have created a superb motorboat whose design uses technology and materials from Formula 1.
42 Feature The history of Riva
Riva 32

Daniele Redaelli


50 That was the Day ... Triumph in the rain
Brescia, 28/29 April 1956

Alberto Redaelli


Eugenio Castellotti's finest hour actually took 11 hours, 37 minutes and 10 seconds. This was the 1956 Mille Miglia.
50 That was the Day ... Courage and beautifule women to spare
Brescia, 28/29 April 1956

Gino Rancati


56 Collecting Rare and unobtainable

Franco Varisco


Created as toys and promotional objects, working or static, they have rapidly become sought-after collectors' items.
64 Ferrari Gallery Ferrari Gallery
68 History The Raging Panther
Ferrari 250 GT/E 2+2

Daniela Zacconi


In the Sixties the Rome Flying Squad used a Ferrari 250 GT 2+2; it is the only police force in the world to have used a car from Maranello.
75 Ferrari as seen by ... Ottavio Missoni
Passion for Ferari cars is share by people of every kind, every profession, every nationality and every social class. And each has his own way of thinking of 'Ferrari'.
78 Buyer's Guide Buyer's Guide

Nicola Cutrera


86 Photo Choice John Surtees' last race in a Ferrari
The Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps

F. Varisco