Award collection for 458 Italia and California

Maranello, 27 January – This morning Ferrari CEO Amedeo Felisa accepted two awards for the 458 Italia and the California respectively from the German car magazine “Auto Motor und Sport”.

The award winners for “Best Car of the Year” are traditionally chosen by the readers of the prestigious magazine: the 458 Italia won the first prize in the

Category “imported sports car”, while the California dominated the “imported convertible ” category, confirming how much the German readers like the car after its victories in 2009 and 2010.

The success was repeated by the two cars from the Prancing Horse in Italy with the “The car I prefer” award from the readers of Quattroruote magazine, with the 458 Italia leading the group “Sports cars” and the California the most voted “Convertible” category. Furthermore the 458 Italia was awarded the title “Sports car of the year” in Switzerland by the car magazine “Auto Illustrierte”.