Ferrari World issue 9

November / December 1990

Language English language icon English
Dimensions softcover, 80 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 9, November / December 1990

Table of Contents

Page Section Description
1 Contents Contents
3 Editorial Editorial

Franco Varisco


Producing a magazine devoted entirely to the world of the Ferrari is no simple matter. It is a little like building a racing car, piece by piece.
4 Note Book Note Book
July 1990
6 Formula 1 In the driving Seat of the 641/2

Giorgio Piola

Giorgio Piola


How Prost and Mansell drive, how they change gear, how they brake, and what they read from the instrument panel of the Ferrari 641/2. The secret techniques of great drivers. The importance of the tyres, the steering wheel and the driving seat ... just three of the elements relevant to driving a Ferrari Formula 1 car to the limit.
14 Book Reviews Book Reviews

Daniela Zacconi


16 Profile High Fidelity
Frederico Giberti

Daniela Zacconi


Fifty years of service to Enzo Ferrari. No one has dedicated such a long time to the Prancing Horse as Giberti.
22 Feature The Magic Twelve
Ferrari 312 P

Francesco Marisco


In twelve races it achieved twelve victories, giving Ferrari its twelfth Sports Prototype World Championship. This legendary car had twelve cylinders.
30 Feature The Joy of Driving
Ferrari 312 P

Albert Obrist


36 Profile A Painter of moving light
Dexter Brown

Nicholas Dixey


Few artists can convey the impression of speed, even fewer can do so in an original style.
Dexter Brown has managed to stay in great demand yet is continually developing his technique.
40 Restoration An artistic workshop

Giorgio Terruzzi


In Vigonza near Padua, Dino Cognolato and his associates give new life to important and historic cars.
47 Club A song of engines
Ferrari Club Vedano al Lambro
The club founded few yards from the Monza Autodrome is about to celebrate its 25th birthday.
50 Formula 1 A Landmark reached

Gino Rancati


Ferrari is the first team to pass the mark of a hundred World Championship victories. A historic triumph for the only team to have taken part in every Formula 1 World Championship race since 1950.
52 Formula 1 A hundred Prancing Horses for a hundred Grand Prix

Piero Ferrari


55 Ferrari Gallery Ferrari Gallery
58 The Story of a Car The Balilla of the Scuderia

Franco Varisco


The story of a little Fiat Balilla which took part in a number of races in the 1930s under the colours of the Scuderia Ferrari.
62 Buyer's Guide Buyer's Guide

Nicola Cutrera


64 Style News Style News
67 Photo Choice Photography at 150 mph

Franco Varisco


For the first time a camera has been mounted on a Formula 1 car to show the Monza circuit corner-by-corner from the driver's viewpoint.