A new video is out showing a Ferrari F50 GT race car storming Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
The view is from the driver’s seat and the sound made by the car’s naturally aspirated V-12 is intoxicating. You’ll want to turn the volume all the way up for this one.
Many readers may not be familiar with the F50 GT. That’s because the project was canceled before the car ever saw competition.
Back in 1995, Ferrari launched the F50 as the successor to the F40. A year later, Ferrari developed the F50 GT race car and partnered with motorsport engineering firms Dallara and ATR to build the first three examples. The car you see in the video is one of those three.
The F50 GT was developed to compete in the BPR Global GT Series, which was designed for race cars derived from