The Legendary Models

Author: Saverio Villa,Marco De Fabianis Manferto

Publisher: White Star Editions

ISBN: 9788854408470

Category: Transportation

Page: 212

View: 5232

Two books in one make this lavish, oversize volume a double delight for car fans! One covers the history and main stages in the evolution of the legendary Ferrari brand, while the other features incredible four-panel, foldout pages presenting 40 emblematic Ferraris. Incredibly rendered, these high-definition images show every detail of the selected models, while tables contain the cars' main specifications.


Die legendären Modelle

Author: Saverio Villa

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9788863122312


Page: 132

View: 6586



The Legendary Models

Author: N.A

Publisher: White Star Publishers

ISBN: 9788854411777

Category: Porsche automobiles

Page: 212

View: 9988

With an oversize section that brilliantly showcases 40 top models in high-resolution 3D renderings, Porsche is a must-have for every auto aficionado! With cars that perform beautifully and have unmistakable style, Porsche holds a special place in the heart of every car enthusiast. This breathtaking volume captures the company's milestones, from its origins to the brand's huge success. It includes a unique foldout section featuring the 40 most representative models ever created by Porsche, from the first 356 to the 911 of the 991 series.


Author: Rainer W. Schlegelmilch,Hartmut Lehbrink,Jochen Von Osterroth

Publisher: Hf Ullmann

ISBN: 9780841671553

Category: Transportation

Page: 399

View: 4530

A complete encyclopedia and history in one volume that delivers homage to the epitome of the "bella macchina," the beautiful machine: Ferrarinow updated and revised. Loved for their power, speed, and beauty, all under the sign of the prancing house, for years Ferraris have conquered the realm of automobile enthusiasts worldwide. This newly updated and revised edition pairs the competence of an accomplished motor sport historian and journalist with a kindred view through the lens of a camera, with the ultimate aim of conveying Ferrari's allure to both enthusiasts and novices alike. More than 500 illustrations and impressive photography convey unforgettable insight into the fascination of Ferrarisuspended between technology, sport, and passion.

Speed Read Ferrari

The History, Technology and Design Behind Italy's Legendary Automaker

Author: Preston Lerner

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760360413

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 6305

Motorbooks’ Speed Read series celebrates the world’s premier performance car manufacturer in Ferrari: The History, Technology and Design Behind Italy's Legendary Sports Car†‹. From the first complete car Enzo Ferrari constructed in 1940--the Auto Avio Costruzioni 815--to the masterpieces produced by Ferrari S.p.A. from 1947 to today, they’re all here. The Speed Read series breaks subjects into easily understood sections, Ferrari: The History, Technology and Design Behind Italy's Legendary Sports Car†‹ covers 50 aspects key to understanding Ferrari’s amazing history, from racing to production cars to design and technology to the personal histories of key figures. This book will make anyone an instant Ferrari expert! Accessible and compartmentalized sections illustrated with commissioned artwork come together to create a package attractive to neophytes, established enthusiasts, and those simply curious.


A Complete Guide to All Models

Author: Leonardo Acerbi

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9780760325506

Category: Transportation

Page: 404

View: 3008

For nearly 60 years, Ferrari has built the sports cars which fire enthusiasts' dreams. This book catalogs the Maranello factory's output: more than 180 designs are illustrated with both artworks and photographs. Organized in chronological order and subdivided into touring, sport cars, and Formula One single-seaters, each design has its own technical specification and a text that details the principle engineering and sports successes. The work is complemented by a listing detailing all the key victories in more than 50 years of racing.--From publisher description.

Ferrari. 25 years of calendar images. Ediz. multilingue

Author: Günther Raupp

Publisher: teNeues

ISBN: 383279283X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 222

View: 8112

Few brands conjure up the same status as Ferrari. Finely engineered for both beauty and performance, these evocative automobiles are true works of art a designed for the discerning, and priced for the privileged. This book of fine photography showcases the work of GA1/4nther Raupp, long linked to the prestigious marque. Mr. Raupp has photographed the Ferrari calendar for 25 years now. He lovingly handpicks his greatest work over the decades for this exciting showcase of legendary vehicles. Punchy, informative text leads us into thrilling shots that highlight the dynamism and fine detailing of each unique model.

Combat Aircraft

The Most Famous Models in History

Author: Riccardo Niccoli

Publisher: White Star Publishers

ISBN: 9788854410756


Page: 212

View: 7005

From the Gumman Hellcat and Boeing Flying Fortress to the Sopwith Camel, Mitsubishi Zero, and Ilyushin Sturmovik, Combat Aircraft presents the 40 most famous aircraft in history. These are the planes that had the greatest impact on the collective consciousness, and each one appears in 3-D renderings with detailed information. In addition, a 20-sheet book lets you see the machines in oversize foldouts. The engaging text leads you on a journey through time, and includes stories, curiosities, and anecdotes.


50 Ways Italian Genius Shaped the World

Author: Peter D'Epiro,Mary Desmond Pinkowish

Publisher: Anchor

ISBN: 9780307427922

Category: History

Page: 416

View: 7209

A witty, erudite celebration of fifty great Italian cultural achievements that have significantly influenced Western civilization from the authors of What Are the Seven Wonders of the World? “Sprezzatura,” or the art of effortless mastery, was coined in 1528 by Baldassare Castiglione in The Book of the Courtier. No one has demonstrated effortless mastery throughout history quite like the Italians. From the Roman calendar and the creator of the modern orchestra (Claudio Monteverdi) to the beginnings of ballet and the creator of modern political science (Niccolò Machiavelli), Sprezzatura highlights fifty great Italian cultural achievements in a series of fifty information-packed essays in chronological order. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Story of Ferrari

Author: Jim Mezzanotte

Publisher: Gareth Stevens

ISBN: 9780836845334

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 6611

Surveys the history of the Ferrari automobile and its designs, engines, and performance.

Ferrari, 1947-1997

Author: Rizzoli International Publications

Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 405

View: 3010

Celebrates the history of Italy's great automotive innovator in over 700 photographs, designs, and drawings.

Die geheimen Briefe des Mönchs der seinen Ferrari verkaufte

Author: Robin Sharma

Publisher: Pattloch eBook

ISBN: 3629320473

Category: Fiction

Page: 288

View: 643

Robin Sharmas neuester Geniestreich ist ein spirituelles Roadmovie, das an Elizabeth Gilberts "Eat Pray Love" erinnert, nur dass die Hauptfigur diesmal ein Mann ist: Jonathan, der Neffe von Julian Mantle, jenem Mönch, der seinen Ferrari verkaufte. Als der krank und alt wird, schickt er Jonathan auf eine Abenteuertour rund um den Globus – mit dem Auftrag, ein Leben zu retten. Die faszinierende Reise führt Jonathan von den Händlern am Bosporus zu den Hummerfischern nach Cape Breton Island in Kanada, von einem Mönchsorden in Indien zu einem Geschäftsmann in Shanghai, von einem Architekturwunder in Barcelona zu den buddhistischen Tempeln von Kyoto und an andere mystische Orte – bis Jonathan begreift, dass es sein eigenes Leben ist, das er damit rettet ...


The Red Dream

Author: Doug Nye,Pietro Carrieri

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9780760328279

Category: Transportation

Page: 244

View: 5930

Twenty of Ferrari's greatest race cars--from the Enzo to the F1/2000--with sumptuous photographs and a detailed account of the history behind each.