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2009-05-24 14:24:36

Jenson Button was dominant Sunday in winning the Monaco Grand Prix, his fifth victory in six Formula One races this season. He crossed the finish line 7.666 seconds ahead of teammate, Rubens Barrichello, giving Brawn GP its third one-two finish in 2009. The Frome, England, native grabbed the pole position during Saturday's qualifying and broke away from the field on Sunday's first lap. He relinquished the lead briefly by pitting just twice during the 78-lap race. With his victory, he became...

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2009-05-13 14:05:12

Renault has joined Ferrari in pulling out of the Formula One auto racing series because of a potential $60 million budget cap in 2010, the BBC said. Ferrari officials were reported to be reconsidering Wednesday, about 24 hours after their decision, because it said on the F1 Web site first quarter results for 2009 were in line with the record levels reached in 2008. Ferrari added the sport's governing body FIA (Federation Internationale de l'Automobile) is making decisions of a serious nature...

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2009-05-04 21:50:00

A Ferrari used in an action sequence for Nicolas Cage's movie The Sorcerer's Apprentice jumped a New York curb, hit a pedestrian and knocked over a lamppost. Access Hollywood said the falling lamppost injured a second person in Manhattan's Times Square early Monday morning during a filmed car chase between a black Ferrari and a silver Mercedes. A stunt driver lost control of his car and hydroplaned onto the sidewalk. Members of the New York Police Department Movie/TV Unit were on site, as...

2009-04-13 18:19:00

Exclusive eBay Auction Offers Chance to Bid on Mika Salo's Brand New Ferrari F430 Scuderia and Take on World Famous Cross Country Drive Alongside the Risi Competizione Driver SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- World Class Driving, the preeminent authority in experiential driving, is proud to partner with Risi Competizione Driver Mika Salo to create the ultimate experience for one lucky enthusiast looking to take on the 2009 Gumball 3000 Rally. With five percent of the proceeds...

2009-04-12 11:46:10

Italian male model Fabio wrecked a Ferrari belonging to World Class Driving while driving the sports car near Calabasas, Calif., sources allege. Unidentified sources said the 50-year-old model allegedly took a turn too fast on Mulholland Drive, lost control and struck something off the road, TMZ.com reported Sunday. Specific details regarding what he struck in Saturday's accident were not reported, but TMZ.com said the Ferrari sustained front and back end damage to its right side. Fabio,...

2009-03-23 14:10:00

Powerful V8 Dominates ALMS Opener and Shows-off in the Ferrari Challenge Series Opener ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ferrari F430 opened strong in Florida over the weekend with dominant finishes in the season opener of the American Le Mans series at Sebring and fast paced action at the start of the Ferrari Challenge series at Homestead. The 2009 ALMS series kicked off at Sebring, FL where the #62 Risi Competizione Ferrari of Pierre Kaffer, Jaime Melo and Mika Salo...

2009-03-17 13:33:30

Formula One officials in Paris changed the way they determine a driving champion, letting race victories, rather than a points competition, choose the winner. The International Automobile Federation's World Motor Sport Council made the change Tuesday, scrapping a system in which the driving title was decided by points awarded on a sliding scale according to race finish. Now, the overall champion will be the racer who wins the most grand prix, the council said. If there is a tie in the number...

2009-03-03 21:30:09

A 21-year-old man has been arrested in Aldeburgh, England, for allegedly busting up a Ferrari Enzo belonging to Jamiroquai front man Jay Kay, police said. The Scotsman reported the car, which is worth about $1.4 million, sustained a smashed-in driver's side window and windshield early Tuesday outside the Brudenell Hotel in Suffolk. A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is in custody at Lowestoft police station, said a spokeswoman for the Suffolk Police. Jay...

2009-01-19 17:48:00

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferrari is pleased to announce the opening of its new dealership in Florida: Ferrari of Tampa Bay. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090119/CLM055-a ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090119/CLM055-b ) The 27 thousand square feet new facility, made possible by an investment of $9 million, is the first in North America carrying Ferrari cars only. This important opening represents the pinnacle of a larger...

2008-12-18 17:43:55

Italian automaker Ferrari drove a different circuit in 2008 than other car companies, claiming its best year ever in sales, earnings and profits. Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo said the company was due for a strong year in 2009 because, there will always be someone crazy enough to buy a Ferrari, ANSA news agency reported Thursday. Today, I'm sure we can still find 6,000 crazy enough to buy our annual output, he said. Ferrari's parent company Fiat, however, is struggling and may have to...