Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) The Future of Supercars Aligned with the Past

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) The Future of Supercars Aligned with the Past

$RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Chairman John Elkann said at the annual Concours d’Elegance event in Pebble Beach, California, that Ferrari will continue to expand its GT car lineup. However, it will be limited and not compete with the annual sales volume of Germany’s Porsche. Ferrari had strong financial results in Q-2 of Y 2019, as the company recently announced its […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Introduce New GT Car in November

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) to Introduce New GT Car in November

$RACE The unveiling of a new Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Supercar is good reason car fans to celebrate. Ferrari has announced that it will be expanding the offerings it has for easier-to-drive GT (grand touring cars). Word of the new GT offering came from Ferrari Chairman John Elkann at Pebble Beach Saturday. The executive also hinted that […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Continue to Limit Supercar Production

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Will Continue to Limit Supercar Production

$RACE Italy’s iconic luxury Supercar maker Ferrari NV (NYSE:RACE) will not expand production GT cars, and will not chase rival Porsche’s annual sales volume, Ferrari Chairman John Elkann told a group of classic car enthusiasts gathered the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance this weekend. He reiterated that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles ((NYSE:FCAU), of which he is also […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), the History of the ‘Dino’

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), the History of the ‘Dino’

$RACE FLASH: I do not expect to see another Ferrari wearing the Dino badge, but…? The ‘Dino’ badge was created by Fiat to market a affordable sporty car capable of taking on the Porsche 911. Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) V12s exceeded the 911 in performance and price. Enzo Ferrari did not want to diminish his exclusive brand […]

Ferrari Will Not Enter an Additional Factory GTE Pro Car at Le Mans 24 Hours this Year

Ferrari Will Not Enter an Additional Factory GTE Pro Car at Le Mans 24 Hours this Year

$RACE The iconic Italian Supercar manufacturer will be represented by its 2 regular World Endurance Championship entries run by AF Corse at the 2018-19 season finale on 15-16 June rather than the three Ferrari 488 GTEs it fielded last year. Ferrari GT racing boss Antonello Coletta said Satruday: “There will not be a 3rd official/factory […]

James Dean Lusted After John vNeumann’s Ferrari 500 Mondial

James Dean Lusted After John vNeumann’s Ferrari 500 Mondial

This 1954 Ferrari 500 Mondial Series I Spider, 1 of 12, will go to auction at Bonhams on 17 January in Scottsdale, Arizona The 500 Mondial is a very rare 1950’s Ferrari, and this example was admired by James Dean back in the day. The  1954 Ferrari 500 Mondial Series I Spider has an impressive pedigree […]

Giant German Automakers Facing 25% US Tariffs on its Cars

Giant German Automakers Facing 25% US Tariffs on its Cars

Giant German Automakers Facing 25% US Tariffs on it Cars $VLKAY, $BMWYY, $POAHY, $DDAIF European auto stocks extended losses on Tuesday after a German magazine reported that US President Donald Trump could impose tariffs on imported EU cars starting next week. Wirtschaftswoche cited “EU sources” as saying a US Department of Commerce investigation report was […]

Now You Can Order a Yacht From Car Maker Lexus

Now You Can Order a Yacht From Car Maker Lexus

Now You Can Order a Yacht From Car Maker Lexus $TM, $RACE, $HMC, $POAHY Deliveries of the Lexus LY 650 65-ft luxury yacht begin mid-2019 We’re way past the point where we think of carmakers as restricted to making just cars. For example: There is Aston Martin (LON:AML) that’s building luxury apartments in Miami. Porsche Design […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) at the Paris Motor Show $RACE The 2018 Paris Motor Show is one of the largest events of its kind in Europe, joining Geneva and Frankfurt on the continent’s automotive calendar. It happens at the  Paris Expo Porte de Versailles from Thursday 4 October to 14 Sunday , with 2 press preview days on […]

Mercedes Unveils EV SUV, Goldman Sachs says ‘sell’ Tesla

Mercedes Unveils EV SUV, Goldman Sachs says ‘sell’ Tesla

Mercedes Unveils EV SUV, Goldman Sachs says ‘sell’ Tesla $TSLA, $DDAIF, $GS Heavy pressure is bearing down on Elon Musk and Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). CEO Musk is shouldering a production Hell, cash crunch, the ‘420’ Twitter-induced drama, and now competition from 1 of the most powerful manufactures in the automotive sector is bring to market its […]

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury

Bentley’s New Continental GT is a Mix of Power, Style and Luxury $VLKAY It’s been a long time coming, but thanks to some co-development and co-operation from sister company Porsche, Bentley, a unit of Volkswagen (OTCMKT:VLKAY) has released its 1st new Continental GT in 15 years. Porsche’s contribution is not visible, but the new Continental […]

The 24 Hours of Le Man’s 2018

The 24 Hours of Le Man’s 2018

The 24 Hours of Le Man’s 2018 $RACE, $F The grid is set for this weekend’s running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Fully 23 former and current F1 drivers will take part in the 2018 Le Mans 24 hours race, including two world champions, Ferrari’s former lead driver Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button. Former […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), Some Details on the New Hypercars

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), Some Details on the New Hypercars

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), Some Details on the New Hypercars $RACE, $F Last week we learned that Le Mans will have a new Top Class in Y 2020, with prototype design and road car looks, but the degree to which the class would balance was not unclear. Today, we have more details on how this will look […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), An Electric Supercar is Coming

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), An Electric Supercar is Coming

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE), An Electric Supercar is Coming $RACE All Ferrari’s will have have a hybrid component by Y 2019 Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) the world’s Top preformer in the automotive sector has indicated that is will enter the EV (electric car) space. Tuesday, CEO Sergio Marchionne said at the Detroit International Auto Show that the iconic Italian […]

China’s Geely Motors Buys Lotus, Hopes to Compete with Ferrari

China’s Geely Motors Buys Lotus, Hopes to Compete with Ferrari

China’s Geely Motors Buys Lotus, Hopes to Compete with Ferrari $RACE, $GELYF, $POAHY Lotus has a new owner in Chinese automaker Geely (OTCMKT:GELYF), who’s declared ambition is to turn the struggling British sports-car maker into a rival of Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) and Porsche (OTCMKT:POAHY). A bit far-fetched in that Lotus sold less than 1600 cars globally last year, […]

Top Vintage & Classic Cars on Auction at Pebble Beach

Top Vintage & Classic Cars on Auction at Pebble Beach

Top Vintage & Classic Cars on Auction at Pebble Beach $BID, $RACE If you are a true Vintage and Classic Car buff, this may be your year. Official estimates for the Pebble Beach automobile auctions this week have set sales totals at $290-M, that down 14% since Y 2016. It’s the 3rd consecutive decliner since […]

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) FUV to Have Invisible Rear Doors

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) FUV to Have Invisible Rear Doors

Ferrari’s (NYSE:RACE) FUV to Have Invisible Rear Doors $RACE As we are learning daily now, it is not a question of if a Ferrari SUV, aka FUV, but when. What I am learning, is that Ferrari executives, designers and engineers are doing their best to keep the forthcoming SUV as “Ferrari” as possible. The latest […]

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2 $RACE Darren Turner gave Aston Martin Racing GTE-Pro class Pole for 24 Hours of Le Mans Thursday night with a record-setting time for a GTE car in the Circuit de la Sarthe’s current configuration. Mr. Turner’s lap of 3:50.837 in the No. 95 Aston Martin […]

Classic Ferrari Dino Tops Silverstone Auction Sales

Classic Ferrari Dino Tops Silverstone Auction Sales

Classic Ferrari Dino Tops Silverstone Auction Sales $RACE A Ferrari Dino headlined the recent Silverstone (UK) Classic Car & Motorsport auction when it pushed the bidding to almost £440,000. The superbly presented Dino Ferrari from Y 1974 had the rare, factory-fitted flared wheel arches and bidders in the room at Silverstone Auctions’ recent sale at […]

Experience Live Race Track Emotions With Ferrari, Porsche and MercedesAMG

Experience Live Race Track Emotions With Ferrari, Porsche and MercedesAMG

Experience Live Race Track Emotions With Ferrari, Porsche and MercedesAMG $RACE There are a growing number of private clubs around the world with race tracks where owner can unleash their power and hone their driving skills. Below is a list of places in North America and Europe where Supercar and HyperSupercar owners can put the petal […]

The Porsche Experience Center Los Angeles

The Porsche Experience Center Los Angeles

The Porsche Experience Center Los Angeles $POAHF Conveniently situated just minutes from Los Angeles International Airport, the Porsche Experience Center is near the intersection of 2 major Los Angeles-area traffic arteries. In a region famous for its beaches and car events, Porsche has created a destination whose singular focus is to bring to life the […]

Manual Transmissions are in the History Books at Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Manual Transmissions are in the History Books at Ferrari (NYSE:RACE)

Manual Transmissions are in the History Books at Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) $RACE There was a time when gated manual transmissions aka “sticks” were synonymous with performance cars, no more at Ferrari.   Ferrari is the latest automaker to retire the clutch pedal, a move that may seem like a gut punch to fans of stick shifts, […]

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works

An Electric Bull from Lamborghini is in the Works $VLKAY, $TSLA Over the past few years hybridized Supercars like the Ferrari LaFerrari, Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1, and Acura NSX have come to the automotive forefront, and now some manufacturers are looking to go all-electric.Even the most reserved brands are looking into it, with the […]

Salon Privé at Blenheim Palace Features a Host of Special Ferraris

Salon Privé at Blenheim Palace Features a Host of Special Ferraris

Salon Privé at Blenheim Palace Features a Host of Special Ferraris This year’s Salon Privé held at Blenheim Palace will home an exceptional lineup of cars, each set to go under the scrupulous “glass” of a team of esteemed judges. Opening on 1 September the event attracts car lovers from around the world. One entry likely […]

JD Power’s Rates Porsche Dependability and Quality Tops

JD Power’s Rates Porsche Dependability and Quality Tops

JD Power’s Rates Porsche Dependability and Quality Tops $POAHY Porsche (OTCMKT:POAHY) scores at or near the Top of most research on car dependability and quality. Porsche also sells fewer cars than almost any of the other brands considered in the surveys. In JD Power 2016 US Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, Porsche ranked […]

1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits

1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits

1st Time Buyers of EV’s and Hybrid Cars Eligible for Tax Credits US environmentally-conscious taxpayers can choose from a variety of vehicles powered solely or partially by electricity. Some of the cars on this list are “head scratchers”, as in the Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid base priced at $845,000 (pictured above), humm! In addition to the perceived ecological […]