2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale First Drive: The Most Special Ferrari of All

2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale

We’re of the mind that all Ferraris are speciale. Yes, even the California. We take this observation to be self-evident and universal, a fact of life that even Lamborghini owners, Red Bull Racing fans, and Prius drivers accept and appreciate. But spend a meaningful amount of time in the industrial burg of Maranello and you’ll come to the disturbing realization that its denizens are cool toward Ferrari’s red-hot Italian sports cars. Pedestrians stare straight ahead as a barely disguised LaFerrari trundles past. At the hallowed Fiorano test track, an illuminated “GAS OFF” sign orders us to lift on the straight because a Ferrari at full bore is too loud for the neighbors to bear. READ MORE ››

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