NZFMR 1985 Ferrari 156
1985 Ferrari 156/85 V6 F1 Turbo 1500cc

The 1000-plus horsepower flame-spitting machines — 1985 model Ferrari 156/85s — were driven in their day by the late Michele Alboreto and Stefan Johansson in the 1985 Formula One grands prix, with Alboreto heading the points table for most of the year in his best...

1955 Ferrari 750 Monza 2999CC
1955 Ferrari 750 Monza

This ex works 1955 Ferrari Monza chassis number C0514M was one of two Monzas racing in New Zealand in 1957. It was brought here by British driver Ken Wharton to race in sports car races at the NZIGP meeting held at Ardmore in January 1957....

NZFMR 1952 Ferrari
Ferrari’s that raced in New Zealand

1954 to 1971 - And Where They Are Now? Enzo Ferrari’s ‘Prancing Horse’ Ferraris raced with success on race tracks in New Zealand. The 15 cars listed below were brought to New Zealand to race in the period 1954-1971; some left New Zealand straight after being...

NZFMR Ferrari GT 1966
Ferrari’s Mark on NZ Motorsport

Motoring writer Donn Anderson recalls some memorable Ferrari moments and events in more than 50 years of local motor racing ...

NZFMR2014 Chris Amon Ferrari
Chris Amon

Ferrari ‘Works’ Driver 1967-1969 by Michael Clark Istarted so well — Chris Amon’s Ferrari debut came at the Daytona 24-hour race in February 1967. He was paired with Lorenzo Bandini in one of Ferrari’s achingly gorgeous P4s. In another were the other two 1966 Ferrari works drivers,...

Ferrari Red NZFMR 2014, page 4
Jim Barclay’s Ferraris

I don’t own a Ferrari — but read on. As a schoolboy in the 1950s I had read about Ferrari drivers, including my hero and five-time world champion, Juan Manuel Fangio, as well as 1958 Ferrari driving world champion Mike Hawthorn and others. At that time...

2014 NZFMR Ferrari Festival
Ferrari Festival

For seven years from 2010, I was the Chairman of the New Zealand Festival of Motor Racing (NZFMR). The first NZFMR event was held in January 2010 at the then brand new Hampton Downs motor racing track, located just off State Highway 1, between Auckland...