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The Ferrari P4/5 (officially known as the Ferrari P4/5 by Pininfarina) is a one-off sports car made by Italian sports car manufacturer Ferrari but redesigned by Pininfarina for film director and stock exchange magnate James Glickenhaus. The car was an Enzo Ferrari but the owner James Glickenhaus preferred the styling of Ferrari's 1960s race cars, the P Series. The project cost Glickenhaus US$ 4 million and was officially presented to the public in August 2006 at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elégance. Several websites were allowed to publish images of the clay model in July 2006.
On March 2005 James Glickenhaus, stock exchange magnate and known car collector, was approached by Pininfarina who asked if he was interested in commissioning a one-off car. Andrea Pininfarina, grandson of...
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Tesla Model S electric-car racing series to launch next year "What the world needs," the site suggests, "is an old-fashioned race series based around high-power, long range electric race cars." And the sole plausible contender at the moment would be the Tesla Model S, with rated ranges of 240 miles and up. [...]
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Fiat Chrysler Idles a Car Factory While Its Jeep Plants Work Overtime FCA's Jeep SUVs are selling so briskly that the company can't make enough to keep up with demand -- while sales of its mainstream sedan models have slumped ... FCA will still need to sell small cars in order to meet tightening fuel-economy regulations. [...]
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Butterflies, model rail lines, art entice visitors to Philadelphia Flower Show Rushmore; the Santa Fe Historic Landmark District; Yellowstone National Park with an erupting Old Faithful; Natural Bridge, Utah; the Steamtown National Historic Site ... cars and modern railroad cars with Amtrak one of the sponsors of the display ... [...]
Top five tips for buying a new car “With so much information freely available on sites like carsales.com.au ... be it over-stocked at the dealer or factory, are the best models to chase. The trouble is, they’re not always the car you want to buy,” he clarifies. [...]
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Electric-car boosters offer Minnesotans a rebate The nonprofit, Drive Electric Minnesota, does not itself sell electric cars but has teamed up with a local Nissan dealer to offer a steep discount on the Leaf electric-car model. Consumers ... sign up on the nonprofit’s site typically receive the ... [...]
Bottom Line There seem to be as many used car sites as there are types of used cars, buyers, and sellers. Nonetheless, AutoTrader stands out above the rest due to its long history of selling used cars online and advanced search tools that make it easy to find the perfect car. For those looking for a simplified shopping experience, CarsDirect lets shoppers compare listings from local dealers without getting overwhelmed while Autolist offers the best mobile shopping experience. And when...
Britain’s cheapest new car, the Dacia Sandero, has just been crowned its best at the 2021 What Car? awards. The Sandero picked up Car of the Year for its 1.0 TCe 90 Comfort edition, despite costing less than half the price of its best-selling rival, the Ford Fiesta. A basic Sandero will set you back £7,995 new, compared to £16,385 for an entry-level Fiesta. What Car? editor Steve Huntingford said: “The Sandero’s price is scarcely believable when you consider that our expert testing has...
Car buying is, or should be, a calculated decision. A new car is a major purchase, one that can be fraught with mistakes if you don't do your homework ahead of time and keep your wits about you during the purchase process. Before you head out to the showroom, make sure you’re prepared. © Nestor Rizhniak/Shutterstock Couple look at a car at a dealership Top 8 car-buying mistakesBuying a car can be a tricky process; to get the best deal, avoid these common pitfalls....