Super Street Network

 |   |   |  Ferrari F1 Demo Draws Big Crowds In Jerusalem
Subscribe to the Free
Newsletter

Ferrari F1 Demo Draws Big Crowds In Jerusalem

Greg Emmerson
Jun 14, 2013

As part of the Jerusalem Peace Road Show, Ferrari took to the streets of Jerusalem to run a 1.7-mile course in front of 60,000 spectators.

The course ran through the inclined streets of the city and, although it was split into three separate sections, Giancarlo Fisichella was still able to reach 125mph in the Ferrari F60 F1 car. He did a total of ten runs and delighted the crowd with burnouts and simulated race starts.

"It was a fantastic feeling," said Giancarlo. "Driving in front of so many people in such a historic place was very exciting, as indeed was visiting the Old City this morning. It's been a truly memorable day for me."

The event was organized by the Jerusalem City Council and Ferrari was there at the request of Kaspersky Lab, one of the teams partners.

A second event on the following day saw three F430s and one 458 Challenge from the Ferrari Challenge run on the same course.

Scuderia Ferrari has committed to similar event already this year, previously staging demonstration runs in Rio de Janeiro and Warsaw, with another set for mid-July in Moscow.

Ferrari_f1_demo_2 Photo 2/2   |   Ferrari F1 Demo 2
By Greg Emmerson
1078 Articles

BROWSE CARS BY MARKET

MORE FEATURES

Flogging around the track to see if BMW and M have found their way back to driver focused cars.
Shane O'DonoghueMay 22, 2017
The latest chapter in the nine-year process of turning an ordinary station wagon into a competition-spec drift car.
Alex GrantMay 22, 2017
Volkswagen unveiled its enthusiast show fleet for 2017 in Savannah, Georgia this weekend. The wild concepts will travel the summer show circuit.
Ed TahaneyMay 22, 2017
Preview the 2017 Super Street Honda issue!
Bob HernandezMay 19, 2017
In honor of the original Golf GTI that debuted four decades ago, VW is spreading the GTI love to a new model.
Kelly PleskotMay 19, 2017
Sponsored Links

SEARCH ARTICLES BY MAKE/MODEL

Search
CLOSE X
BUYER'S GUIDE
SEE THE ALL NEW
NEWS, REVIEWS & SPECS
TO TOP