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[9 Jan 2011 | 6 Comments | 19,430 views]
The Fastest Ferrari on Water

While racing has allowed manufacturers to demonstrate their engineering skill and provided a way for a long-line of sportsmen to get their thrills for over a hundred years, a similar technological struggle has taken place on water where endurance racing and a quest for speed records have been pursued. As car engines became more powerful and finely tuned during the 1930s, those same engines became attractive to designers of competition boats…