The Ferrari 458 Italia takes yet another international award

Maranello, 15 October – The Ferrari 458 Italia has been awarded the title ‘Best Exotic Car’ by Middle East Motor Awards, the most prestigious ceremony of its kind in the GCC, that took place at the International Automobile Show (IAS) in the UAE on the 14th of October 2010.

Judged by a panel of 12 respected independent motoring journalists from seven countries across the MENA region, the 458 Italia beat five other prestigious cars to take the Award which was presented by the President of the Automobile and Touring Club of the United Arab Emirates (ATCUAE) and Vice President for Sport on the FIA World Motor Sport Council, Mr Mohammed Bin Sulayem.

This latest recognition further underlines the international critical acclaim that the 458 Italia has received since its launch last September at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show.