Founded by Enzo Ferrari in 1929, as Scuderia Ferrari, the company sponsored drivers and manufactured race cars before moving into production of street-legal vehicles as Ferrari S.p.A. in 1947. In 2014 Fiat announced its intentions to sell its share in Ferrari, as of the announcement Fiat owned 90% of Ferrari. Throughout its history, the company has been noted for its continued participation in racing, especially in Formula One, where it has had great success. Ferrari road cars are generally seen as a symbol of speed, luxury and wealth. Continue reading for a rare look inside its Maranello headquarters in an extensive National Geographic documentary.
“Thanks to photographer Luca Locatelli, we now get a behind the scenes look at how each of these glorious automobiles is put together. As he toured the their Maranello, Italy based factory, Locatelli captured stunning photos that provide rare insight into the luxury auto maker. Ferrari’s headquarters is sleek and simple, with modern machines occupying much of the space,” reports Hi Consumption.