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Scuderia Corsa host VIP clients at Ferrari Challenge – Laguna Seca

By May 14, 2017 No Comments
2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Podium
2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca trophies

Beginning the 25th season of the prestigious Ferrari Challenge North America racing series, Scuderia Corsa celebrated a banner weekend of competition, heritage, and performance during the 2017 opener at Laguna Seca Raceway. The team worked with sister companies,  Ferrari South Bay and three other dealerships  located in California, to deliver in front of a local crowd by taking five podiums throughout the weekend.

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The highlight of the event was the racing debut of the new 488 Challenge car, the first car in the series to be equipped with a turbo engine and the most powerful car in Challenge history, thanks to 670 hp from the V8 3, 9-liter engine derived from the 488 GTB.

To top it off, the weekend was packed full of plenty of additional activities for Ferraristas to enjoy. VIP guests took in the racing action from the comfort of the spacious a hospitality suite located a top the hill, with a large patio overlooking the track. The hospitality suite gave guests the opportunity to share the experience with fellow Ferrari owners and racing enthusiasts while being wined and dined as only Ferrari can.

2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Behind the scenes
2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Giacomo Mattioli

Ferrari South Bay’s invited guests got, exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the Scuderia Corsa paddock where they were introduced to the drivers, cars, as well as Mattioli Automotive Group’s president, Giacomo Mattioli.

2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Client lapping session
2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca client lapping session

Ferrari owners who made the voyage to Monterrey had a special opportunity to drive their street cars on the famous “Corkscrew” during the client lapping sessions!

2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Concours
2017 Ferrari Challenge - Laguna Seca Concours

Ferrari also put on an impressive Concorso of historic and exceptional rare vehicles for attendees to admire.

To learn more about this and future events with Ferrari South Bay, email events@ferrarisouthbay.com, call (888)642-9252, or join our email newsletter.