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Fifteen Ferrari 599xx and four FXX at the Nurburgring

Today, at Germany’s Nurburgring circuit, three days of testing got underway with fifteen Ferrari 599XX and four FXX, the amazing laboratory-cars of the eponymous development programme, taking to the track for some free practice sessions.

Coming together at this special event is the present and the future, represented by these non-homologated sports cars and the Maranello company’s past, in the shape of some of the single-seaters that have written their part in Scuderia Ferrari’s Formula 1 history. Ten of these will be in action in Germany, run by the F1 Clienti Department of Maranello, taking turns on the circuit so that their owners can experience the excitement of driving on of the most famous tracks in motor sport.

Among these rare jewels are the F190 raced by Nigel Mansell in the 1990 Formula 1 Championship, the 412 T1 with which Gerhard Berger won the 1994 German Grand Prix, the F300, which was the forty fifth car built by Scuderia Ferrari for the 1998 season, driven to six wins by Michael Schumacher and the F2001, with which the German champion won nine races. Also present, the more recent F2007, which took both World titles for the Scuderia.

I was cutting wood so was unable to attend but my Missus managed to get 1 good shot of the Ferrari for me Thank you Jane x

Nurburgring Photos on Multiple days in April.

I havent had chance to update the photoblog as much as I would like so heres a list of what days I have missed:-

12-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Evening Nurburgring Photos at Pflantzgarten2 CLICK HERE

13-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Evening Nurburgring Photos at Pflantzgarten CLICK HERE

15-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Evening Nurburgring Photos at Flugplatz CLICK HERE

16-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Evening Nurburgring Photos at Flugplatz CLICK HERE

17-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Evening Nurburgring Photos at schwalbenschwanz CLICK HERE

18-04-2010 Nurburgring TF – Full Day TF including the Scumrun charity rally CLICK HERE