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Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by Standardshifter » Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:11 pm

What do you guys think of it?

Getting some negative comments over on autoblog for example: http://www.autoblog.com/2009/07/28/vide ... ous-pipes/

Personally like it better than the 430, as well as the latest couple of Ferraris...
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by 94Corolla5Speed » Tue Jul 28, 2009 6:46 pm

That interior reeks of Honda S2000. With all the controls right next to the wheel, the font of the tachometer, and the Engine Start button.

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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by LHOswald » Tue Jul 28, 2009 6:48 pm

actually it reeks of pasta :)
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by ElectroGhandi » Tue Jul 28, 2009 11:38 pm

Yeah, the front looks exactly like a Lamborghini.

Italian supercars are overrated.
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by watkins » Wed Jul 29, 2009 12:03 am

Ive never had any particular attraction to Ferrari. Ive always been more of a Lambo guy.
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Post by 94Corolla5Speed » Wed Jul 29, 2009 12:57 am

paul34 wrote:I always found Lambo more about bling and less about purity.
There's a very fine line between purity and snobbishness. Ferrari owners seem to cross it more often than not.

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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by Caramel » Wed Jul 29, 2009 1:48 am

paul34 wrote:True. The owners generally don't know one way or the other. It's rare to find a purist Ferrari or Lambo owner who actually fully appreciates what they are driving.
Yup, went to an italian car show last week and man they don't know shit about cars some of them. I'll post up my friend's pictures when they get them up. (i only had a camera phone :\)
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Post by ElectroGhandi » Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:56 am

Who needs Italian supercars when you can have British prestige?

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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by watkins » Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:58 am

Uhh.... me?
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Post by ElectroGhandi » Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:00 am

What do you mean you. You have a Saab.
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by permabanned » Wed Jul 29, 2009 3:53 pm

get the f**k out of here with your ford tauruses :lol:
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Post by ElectroGhandi » Wed Jul 29, 2009 4:10 pm

o_O Ford Taurus?
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by Tups » Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:04 am

ElectroGhandi wrote:Who needs Italian supercars when you can have British prestige?
Yeah, who needs a small sports car when you can have a large pickup truck or an enormous SUV.

Seriously. It would've been more appropriate if you had posted an Aston Martin instead of a Jag sedan.
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by permabanned » Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:25 am

jags are for old people. astons are for james bond
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Re: Ferrari 458 Italia

Post by ElectroGhandi » Thu Jul 30, 2009 10:27 am

Not necessarily. You can get a pre-owned DB7 for $40,000.
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