The Pebble Beach Playlist

The Hunt For New Music: Pebble Beach is the automobile collector’s World Series–a one week cargasm with exhibits, concours, high-dollar auctions, tours, racing, and displays that every auto enthusiast should see at least once. The setting is magnificent (Carmel, California); the climate perfected; the hardware on display outstanding. You’ll need a week to take it […]

Ferrari 24 Hours at Daytona – Eleven Hour Report

(Note:This release is provided through the Press Service of Ferrari North America. It covers Ferrari racing activities in both GTLM–the Risi Comp class– and GTD)   ) * Pair of Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italias continue to challenge for GT-Daytona lead * Ferrari challenge in GT-LeMans end after leading class throughout the night January 25, […]


The Risi Competizione No. 62 Ferrari F458 Italia started sixth in GTLM class for today’s 53rd Annual Rolex 24 Hours race. Qualifying driver, Pierre Kaffer of Germany   Davide Rigon, third driver of the day, No. 62 Ferrari F458 Italia: How were you able to battle back and get back in the race? “To be […]

The Fast Track

  This piece on the Circuit of the Americas (COTA)was originally published in September 2013, in advance of the first races at the circuit. It is republished here for background on this weekend’s TUDOR Series and WEC races at COTA. What is most interesting about Circuit of the Americas from a track design/layout perspective is […]

Technical Specifications: Ferrari 458GT

  Dimensions and Weight Overall Length 177.87in Overall Width 80.15 in Height 45.67 in Wheelbase 104.33 in Front Track 67.71 in Rear Track 66.45 in Dry Weight 2745 lb Tires Front: 30/65/18” Michelin Rear: 31/71/18” Michelin Brakes Front: 14.96x 1.38 in. Rear 13.7 x 1.26 in Engine Type: 90 Degree Four Cam V8 Bore & […]