Guitar legend Eric Clapton stopped by Ferrari and asked them to build a custom, one-off car back in 2010. The Ferrari SP12 EPC — based on the 458 Italia — you see above was the result of 2-years of research and development. Click here for more pictures. Continue reading to hear the beast.

The big question on everyone’s mind, however, is what resides under the hood? Did Ferrari manage to shoehorn in the twelve-pot as hoped, or did it stick with the 4.5-liter V8 in the donor car? Hard to say, but sources point towards the latter.

[via Autoblog]