This weekend the Grand Prix of Tuscany will take place. In this test the most special anniversary for the team will be given Ferrari. The Italian team completes 1000 races within the Formula 1, and prepare a big party. The design of the car for this weekend will be special and will have a very emotional charge for the fans.
This Wednesday afternoon the special design was revealed for this 1000th race within the highest level of world motorsport. The team unveiled it after a series of images that showed a very special color, a little different from the usual red that fans are used to seeing. In addition, both Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel will wear special divers with the theme.
After meeting the car for this weekend, Piero Ferrari, vice president of the Italian company gave statements to different Italian media. “The 1000th Scuderia Ferrari Grand Prix is a very important milestone, so it should be commemorated in a special way,” said the businessman. The color of the car has a special history for the team.
“Even the look of the Charles and Sebastian car numbers will evoke the past, giving the impression of being hand painted on the bodywork, while the drivers’ overalls will also match the color of the car,” added Ferrari. , the only living son of the mythical Enzo Ferrari.
Why the color of this weekend?
This time, the Italian team will have a purplish color, a little different from the usual red. This is because this tonality had the first Ferrari Formula 1, in the Monaco Grand Prix of 1950, the debut in the category. In that race Liugi Villoresi was sixth and Alberto Ascari seventh. They were the best cars in the Maranello squad in the race, which was won by Argentine Juan Manuel Fangio.