Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept

No, this isn’t a crashed UFO, but rather the ultra rare Ferrari 512S Modulo, a concept sports car designed by Paolo Martin of the Italian carozzeria Pininfarina. It was first unveiled at the 1970 Geneva Motor Show and is known for its extremely low and wedge-shaped body, with a canopy-style glass roof that slides forward to permit entry to the cabin of the car. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept
Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept
Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept
Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept
Ferrari 512 S Modulo Concept

All four wheels are partly covered. Another special feature of the design are 24 holes in the engine cover that reveal the Ferrari V12 engine which develops 550 hp to propel the Modulo to a top speed of 220 mph and from 0-60 mph in 3.1 seconds. In 2014, Pininfarina sold the Modulo to American entrepreneur and automotive aficionado James Glickenhaus who is restoring it to full operating condition.