That didn't take long. As soon as the Ferrari 599 Spyder post went live this afternoon we started hearing from multiple sources that Ferrari did indeed preview a 599 "Roadster" in Monterey a few weeks ago and that the letter posted on Luxury4Play is authentic. It shouldn't be that surprising, after all, we did a post predicting the unveiling a while back.
Chris Harris and the Ferrari 599 GTO on track – Click above to watch videos after the jump
Ferrari California with two-tone paintjob for Goodwood 2010 – Click above for high-res image gallery
EVO reviews the Ferrari 599 GTO – Click above to watch video after the jump
The Ferrari 599 GTO tears up the tarmac - Follow the jump to watch the video
Ferrari 599 GTO at Mugello – Click above to watch the video after the jump
Ferrari 599 GTO presented at Modena's Ducal Palace Military Academy – Click above for high-res image gallery
Ferrari 599 GTO – Click above for high-res image gallery
The Ferrari 599 Gran Turismo Omologato – or something that everyone has given that moniker to – has been snapped in varicolored glory outside the Ferrari factory in Maranello. Taking turns in red-and-black, blue and black the car is disguised in the same way as the previous surreptitiously-caught 599 that everyone wants to be a GTO.
Few letters hold the same lore for Ferrari fans as G-T-O. Pontiac muscle-cars aside, the letters were first used on the iconic '60s-era 250 GTO. The 288 GTO followed two decades later and laid the ground for the F40, the first in the modern age of Ferrari supercars. Now the name is set to come back again on an extreme version of the 599 GTB
Ferrari 599XX - click above for hi-res image gallery