Ferrari’s most rapid rag-top arrives
Spider bait: Ferrari's Scuderia Spider 16M would set you back $675,250, if you could get one.
THE Scuderia Spider 16M is not the most expensive new Ferrari ever sold in Australia – that honour goes to the 60th anniversary Sessanta edition of the 612 Scaglietti coupe, which arrived here in May 2008 priced at a staggering $790,000. But with a recommended retail price of $675,250, Ferrari’s quickest ever convertible is more expensive than every other version of the Italian supercar-maker’s entry-level F430, as well as the ‘regular’ Scaglietti GT ($670,250) and even the Prancing Horse’s flagship 456kW 6.0-litre V12-powered 599 GTB Fiorano coupe ($650,300). ...continued