The company originally sponsored drivers and manufacturered race cars before moving into production of street legal cars. In 1969 Fiat aqquired 50% of Ferrari, eventually expanding its stake to 85% in 2008. The company is best known for its inclusion in motor racing, in particular Formula One, where it has huge success thanks to drivers such as Michael Schumacher and Kimi Raikkonen.
The first Ferrari road car built was the 1947 125S, powered by a 1.5 L V12 engine, one of the most famous supercars ever built by Ferrari was the Ferrari F40, it was overseen by Enzo and launched before his death in 1988.
Ferrari has produced a number of concept cars and specials, some of which have been commissioned by wealthy owners. Examples of these include the Ferrari P4/5 and the Ferrari SP12 EC.
Ferrari still manufacture and sell a number of models including the Ferrari Calfornia, the 458 Spider and Italia, the FF (Ferrari’s 1st all wheel drive vehicle) and the F12 Berlinetta.
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