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Old 01-22-11, 12:09 AM   #31
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I guess I just really don't understand how this car is ugly besides the shooting brake design. Especially in comparison to the truly awful 612 Scagletti that it replaces.

What I'm wondering is, if this car was exactly the same except a coupe, would you guys all still think it was ugly? Do you guys think it's ugly BECAUSE it's a shooting brake, or because you don't like the ENTIRE design?
I don't like the 458 design that much, but this is like a 458 with an ugly hatchback rear end. It's not an issue of the "shooting brake" (a term which I loathe IMO, just call it a hatchback and be done with it); the issue again is that is is ugly and almost revolting.

Sorry, but IMHO, the 612 looks MUCH better than this.

In comparison, I like the Panamera design. Even the Rapide looks great compared to this. You can even compare the Z3 M Coupe which IMO looks better than this.

To me, this looks downright offensive, not just in terms of styling but in terms of TRADITION, and I'm not even that much of a Ferrari fan. I'm sure some big Ferrari fans probably feel insulted after having seen this abomination.

Design is subjective, it's not something you can objectively explain. While it is subjective, there ARE some designs out there however that the MAJORITY of people hate, and I think this may be one of those designs.
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Old 01-22-11, 12:19 AM   #32
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enzo is rolling over in his grave
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Old 01-22-11, 12:45 AM   #33
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Looks sick stop hating, I love the front especially
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Old 01-22-11, 12:49 AM   #34
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6.3-liter V12 and its 651 horsepower and 504 lb-ft of torque.

I freaking like this car. I would drive it for sure.
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Old 01-22-11, 07:17 AM   #35
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But would you think it's still ugly as a coupe?
I just can't see ANYTHING ugly or even controversial about the design besides the shooting brake and would love to hear thoughts on why the lower half of this design is so terrible.


you see, now that coupe is not ugly.

and yes, the hatchback is uglier than the coupe chop.

maybe it has to do with the shape we are used to seeing in a typical coupe.
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Old 01-22-11, 08:31 AM   #36
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Looks good from the front but the rear is just plain ugly.
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Old 01-22-11, 09:13 AM   #37
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I actually like it alot.....
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Old 01-22-11, 09:50 AM   #38
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are those images for real?
or just photoshops?
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Old 01-22-11, 05:44 PM   #39
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I thought Pininfarina no longer designs Ferraris as it is now done 'in-house'?
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Old 01-22-11, 07:58 PM   #40
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I'd rock that car in black with ill rims. I'd smoke in it all day.
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Old 01-22-11, 08:18 PM   #41
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from side angles it looks like like the Z4 M. not liking it so much, aside from the the power from the v12 and the classic ferrari red. most ferraris are wins in my book, but not this one.
Here are some side by side comparison pics

Ferrari's four-wheel-drive FF flagship four-seat fastback-webab-110001car.jpg

Ferrari's four-wheel-drive FF flagship four-seat fastback-thumbnailcara83na.jpg

Ferrari's four-wheel-drive FF flagship four-seat fastback-srp-209-13-04-20turn-207.jpg

Ferrari's four-wheel-drive FF flagship four-seat fastback-2007-hamann-bmw-z4-m-coupe-driver-side-1920x1440.jpg
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Old 01-23-11, 01:59 PM   #42
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i think fffferari has some ffff panamera sales envy.
it's hideous, just like the ones above except the last bmw one.
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Looks even worse in that color .

Also, what is it with this obsession certain automakers now have with the fish-style big mouth gaping grilles?


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Old 01-25-11, 11:27 PM   #45
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lol this car can't look good in any color
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