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Ferrari 488 Spider unveiled with 661HP, 203 mph top speed

Ferrari 488 Spider unveiled with 661HP, 203 mph top speed

While the Frankfurt Motor Show isn't until September, Italian manufacturer Ferrari decided not to wait until then to reveal the 2016 488 Spider. As the convertible version of the Ferrari 488 GTB, introduced back in February, the 488 Spider shares the same turbocharged V8 engine as its coupe sibling, offering 661-horsepower and a top speed of 203 mph. With the hard top on, the Spider may also look nearly identical to the coupe, but with its stunning design, that's far from a bad thing.

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LEGO Ferrari F40 immortalizes classic supercar in plastic

LEGO Ferrari F40 immortalizes classic supercar in plastic

While LEGO might not be made of plastic forever, Enzo Ferrari's masterpiece certainly will be. What we're seeing here is the new LEGO Creator-series F40 Ferarri (10248), all red and black with its own removable V8 engine. Luigi would be proud. This vehicle will be released to the general public on the 1st of August. For those of you in the LEGO VIP club, you lucky ducks, you'll be able to pick this beast up on July 15th - just a few weeks from now.

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Sebastian Vettel drives the Ferrari FXX K at Fiorano

Sebastian Vettel drives the Ferrari FXX K at Fiorano

Sebastian Vettel is an F1 racing champion and while most of us know him for his time spent at Red Bull; Seb has a new team for 2015. Vettel will be driving a Ferrari during the 2015 F1 season and hopefully this season will be better for the champ than last. What has to be one of the coolest things about driving for Ferrari is getting to climb behind the wheel of Ferrari's impressive road and track cars at the famous Fiorano test track Ferrari owns.

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Dubai Police car fleet is packed with power

Dubai Police car fleet is packed with power

Dubai is one of the wealthiest nations in the world thanks to the huge amounts of oil in the Middle East. Being such a rich nation, there are lots of very wealthy people and that means lots of very expensive cars. Dubai is so flush with cash that even its police force has some awesome cars. Here in the States the police use boring Crown Victorias, Dodge Chargers, or SUVs to catch the bad guys.

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FXX-K Ferrari kinetic-hybrid runs 1036bhp – track-only

FXX-K Ferrari kinetic-hybrid runs 1036bhp – track-only

Ferrari's research and development program vehicle FXX-K was made based on the company's first hybrid, and it's being shown off this week as a "completely uncompromising" design. They suggest that this vehicle is "unfettered by homologation requirements and regulations" as it will never be used in competition. Because of this, a super-exclusive group of "Client-Test-Driver" will be working in a special test program over the next couple of years. And it'll come in red, of course, with bright stripes and the number 10 across its sides, so you know it's a beast.

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Ferrari is going it alone

Ferrari is going it alone

Ferrari will be spun off and operated as a separate company, owner Fiat Chrysler has announced. Part of a restructuring plan that has already seen Fiat Chrysler list its own shares on the New York Stock Exchange, and acquiring the minority interest in Chrysler itself, according to company execs it's the "proper" way forward for the famous Italian marque. "The separation of Ferrari will preserve the cherished Italian heritage and unique position of the Ferrari business," FCA chairman John Elkann insisted.

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Ferrari F60America offers drop top styling and V12 power

Ferrari F60America offers drop top styling and V12 power

Ferrari has announced a new car that it has made for American customers called the F60America. The car will be a very limited edition automobile with only ten units being produced. Ferrari says that the new car combines the two "great passion" of its American clients- open-top driving with a V12 engine. The car has a V12 engine in a mid-front mount configuration and specific gear ratios chosen just for the car. The car has a strange, but attractive asymmetrical design inside.

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Ferrari FF CarPlay hands-on plus Pioneer’s Apple upgrade

Ferrari FF CarPlay hands-on plus Pioneer’s Apple upgrade

CarPlay is coming, and Apple's push to put iOS and Siri in the dashboard could be one of the most significant plays from the Cupertino firm since the iPhone itself. Breaking away from the multitude of different infotainment UIs, CarPlay pushes out a customized iOS interface instead, with familiar apps like Apple Maps, iTunes, and Messages, all controlled by voice. I spent some time in three demo vehicles - Ferrari's eye-widening FF, Chevrolet's latest Spark EV, and a beautiful classic Mustang - to see how CarPlay works.

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Moto G Ferrari edition masters the oxymoron

Moto G Ferrari edition masters the oxymoron

Motorola has introduced the Moto G Ferrari Edition, completely turning the concept behind the Moto G on its head. When the Moto G was launched, it was meant to be a surprising show of force on the part of Motorola’s teams of innovators. It was meant to be a device that, regardless of its extra-low price off-contract, would be a high-performer all around the world.

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