The last LaFerrari coupe ever made crossed the auction block December 3, setting records and raising some $7 million for charity.
The Florida sale was held by Ontario-based RM Sotheby’s in conjuction with Ferrari to help raise money for the National Italian American Foundation’s Earthquake Relief Fund.
The bidding war for the 949-hp hypercar lasted some 10 minutes before crowning at $7 million US, setting a new record for most expensive 21st-century car sold at auction.
- Take one 2017 Lexus IS sedan. Add 41,999 LED lights connected by a mile of wiring. You’ll end up with a LIT IS as bright as 100 100-Watt bulbs, and cool enough to star in a music video. (via Autoblog)
- Rolls-Royce just gave us its best look yet at its upcoming SUV – er, we mean “high-sided vehicle” – Project Cullinan, and we have to admit we’re kind of liking where it’s going.
- Podcaster, comedian, and car enthusiast Adam Carolla’s latest documentary film, The 24 Hour War, goes in-depth to explain the bitter rivalry between Ford and Ferrari that gave birth to the original Ford GT40 race car. Oh, we’re watching this. (via Apple)