Amati Arno Ferrari Racer 31" Classic Ship Model Kit

Item Number AM1604

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$385.99

2 in stock

Description

At the beginning of the Sixties Nando Dell’Orto, the famous motorboat racer, decided to put a 12 cylinder Ferrari engine on a 3 point hull prepared by the Cantieri Timossi shipyard. The hull was designed for inboard races (class 800 kgs). The engine was prepared by Rinaldo Tinarelli, who was known as “the wizard” , the structure of the hull was made of wooden joists covered with marine plywood. The engine fairing and the stern fin, both colored in Ferrari red and with Ferrari markings, became a symbol of power and aggressiveness.

Wooden model ship kit includes all wooden laser cut structure; double planking in plywood and mahogany; already made fairing and stern fin ; steel dashboard and details; resin exhaust system and rudder.

Scale 1:8 – Total Length 31″

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Historical Information

At the beginning of the sixties, Nando Del'Orto, a famous motorboat racer, decided to put a 12 cylinder Ferrari engine on a 3 point hull prepared by the Canieri Timossi shipyard. The hull was designed for inboard races (class 800 kgs). The engine was prepared by Rinaldo Tinarelli, also known as "the wizard". The structure of the hull was made of wooden joists covered with marine plywood, adding to the sleek design we see today. Both engine and stern were colored in Ferrari red and decorated with Ferrari markings, making the vessel a clear symbol of power and agressiveness.