This is the new Ferrari Monza SP1 and SP2 a limited-edition special-series cars, the first in a new segment called ‘Icone’. The single seater SP1 and two seater SP2 draw inspiration from the most evocative Ferraris of the 1950s and feature advanced sports car technology Ferrari currently offers.
Aimed at dedicated clients and collectors, the Monza SP1 and SP2 reference the iconic Ferrari racing barchettas of the past, not least the 1948 166 MM, which originally inspired the name ‘barchetta’, and the 750 Monza and 860 Monza.
Designed with the sole aim of winning, these uncompromising models helped build the Ferrari legend in the 1950s by delivering a slew of victories in the World Sports Car Championship.
The SP1 and SP2 features the most powerful engine Maranello has ever built, a 810 cv V12, they can sprint from 0-100 km/h in 2.9 seconds and 0-200 km/h in 7.9 seconds.
The architecture of the two cars is based on a monolithic form with an aerodynamic wing profile.
In the absence of a windscreen. Ferrari patented “Virtual Wind Shield” which has been incorporated into the fairing ahead of the instrument panel and the steering wheel.
The “Virtual Wind Shield” deviates a part of the air flow to maintain driving comfort.
As with racing models, the bodyshell of both cars is made entirely from lightweight carbon-fibre. The entire interior is trimmed in the same material.
Costing £2m each, the limited production run of 500 units has yet to begin, however the SP1 and Sp2 are laready sold out.