Ferrari driving maniac goes to jail.

Bad day for a bad dude.

Unfortunately, this was in the news today.

Young mother Rebecca Carkagis died when her boyfriend Mark Dimech, 48, overcorrected onto the wrong side of a sweeping bend and smashed into an oncoming car.

The Standard

I’m all in favor of some spirited driving now and again but not at the cost of someone’s life. There is no excuse for that. Ever. I hope he enjoys his time in jail.… Read the rest

The new Portofino M

Ferrari Portofino M

Ferrari has unveiled an upgraded Portofino, the Portofino M. From what I can tell it is mostly a power upgrade which is always a good thing. In Italy they’ll sell for about 206,000 Euros which pretty much means about a bazillion dollars here in Australia but it is worth it I think.

Some people have criticized the Portofino (and now the M) as not being a “real” Ferrari which to me is very, very stupid. No, they aren’t gaudy hypercars, they are subtly designed GTs which I think are more desirable but that’s just me, you … Read the rest

This poor Dino!

A Ferrari Dino in search of a new home.

I love the Ferrari Dino, I think they are amazing which is why this one is so sad to see…

Very sad looking Dino for sale.

I hope the poor thing finds a good home!


Note:  It’s now up to $70,000! It will be interesting to see what it sells for.

P.S.  It has now sold for $70,000.  Hopefully it ends up being restored but man, that is going to be a big job.  Congratulations to all involved!… Read the rest