It may well occur to one of the best of us. You are simply lounging round one Friday afternoon and suppose to your self, “you understand what? I feel I am going to take the Ferrari F40 for a spin.” As you do. Sadly, for this poor proprietor, Ferrari Friday was fairly actually wrecked. It occurred in Queensland, Australia and movies and images of the crash shortly made the rounds on the web.
The injury is intensive, and it seems like there is not a single physique panel that was left intact. In accordance with The Drive, the proprietor was taking the automobile on one ultimate shakedown earlier than placing the automobile up on the market the very subsequent day. Apparently, it was the primary time the automobile had been pushed in 5 years, and previous tires are in all probability a part of the explanation for the crash. Driving something on previous rubber is a nasty thought, however the F40 is a notoriously difficult automobile to deal with, particularly when the two.9-liter twin-turbo V-Eight comes on enhance. If there’s a silver lining right here, it is that each the motive force and passenger walked away from the crash unhurt. However the identical can clearly not be mentioned for the F40.
To make this large purple capsule even more durable to swallow, some have reported that the F40 was uninsured on the time of the crash. That signifies that not solely did this driver write off practically $2 million USD price of legendary Ferrari, however that the proprietor will even must pay out of pocket to repair the damages—if he chooses to repair it in any respect. And as if all of that wasn’t sufficient, in response to an Australian news outlet, the motive force was issued a ticket for “not being answerable for the car.” That is one helluva strategy to begin your weekend.