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19Bloomberg takes a ride with James Glickenhaus in the P4/5

Bloomberg recently sat down with James Glickenhaus as part of its Bloomberg Pursuits series. The 15-minute segment traces Glickenhaus' progression from movie director to money manager and finally to Ferrari collector and creator of the P4/5 Competizione. With plenty of interview footage with Glickenhaus himself, as well as a good long look at the man's $20 million car collection and a segment on his team's efforts at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring, the spot is a comprehensive look at not only

15Glickenhaus' Ferrari P4/5 Competizione seen and heard testing at Imola

The Glickenhaus team is hard at work on its Ferrari P4/5 Competizione. The machine was recently spotted getting a thorough thrashing around Imola, and YouTube user Marchettino was kind enough to grab a few clips of the terror in action.

16James Glickenhaus claims fastest lap by a Ferrari ever on the 'Ring

According to the timing sheets for the Nürburgring 24-Hour race, the now-hybridized P4/5 Competizione set a lap time of 6:51 during qualifying. That would make it faster than the "Production-Derived Sports Car" record of 6:58.16 set by the Ferrari 599XX in 2010, and the fastest Ferrari-powered vehicle to ever run the 'Ring.

4Pininfarina P4/5 Competizione going hybrid?

Race cars are going hybrid these days. Formula One racers store regenerated brake energy. Porsche packs a flywheel into the 911 GT3 R. Just the other day, Toyota unveiled its new TS030 Hybrid endurance prototype. And now even Jim Glickenhaus' one-off Ferrari-powered, Pininfarina-designed P4/5 Competizione is said to be getting a hybrid powertrain.

10Pininfarina P4/5 Competizione going hybrid?

Race cars are going hybrid these days. Formula One racers store regenerated brake energy. Porsche packs a flywheel into the 911 GT3 R. Just the other day, Toyota unveiled its new TS030 Hybrid endurance prototype. And now even Jim Glickenhaus' one-off Ferrari-powered, Pininfarina-designed P4/5 Competizione is said to be getting a hybrid powertrain.

22James Glickenhaus' P4/5 Competizione makes maiden track voyage

Glickenhaus Ferrari P4/5 Competizione – Click above for high-res image gallery

18New images of the P4/5 Competizione

James Glickenhaus' P4/5C takes shape – Click above for image gallery

16Video: Inside P4/5 Competizione - Part 1

The story of the P4/5 Competizione – Click above to watch video after the jump

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