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Eric Bana to Write, Co-Direct, and Star in Movie About Motorcycle Racer Mike Hailwood

There was a time in the 2000s when Hollywood seemed hellbent on making Eric Bana the next big thing. But the Australian actor has shrugged off those expectations and settled into the next phase of his career, most recently playing the title character on the TV series Dirty John. Now he’s found his next project, and it’s one he’s obviously passionate about: he’ll write, co-direct, and star in a film based on Mike “The Bike” Hailwood, a British grand prix motorcycle racer who was once considered ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Drama, Casting, David, Ferrari, Ducati, Ford, Judd Apatow, Deadline, True Story, Mike, Connolly, Bana, Robert Connolly, Eric-Bana

Vettel: Bit draggy Ferrari F1 car slower than we want on straights

Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari's new Formula 1 car is "a bit draggy", causing it to trail its rivals for straightline speed through pre-season testing
Tags: F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel

Barcelona F1 testing: Engine issue for Mercedes, Vettel time unbeaten

Sebastian Vettel remained fastest for Ferrari at the end of the penultimate day of 2020 pre-season Formula 1 testing, while Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton suffered a reliability setback on Thursday afternoon
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Mercedes Lewis Hamilton

Barcelona F1 testing: Vettel puts Ferrari on top for first time

Sebastian Vettel headed a disrupted second morning of the second Formula 1 2020 pre-season test, setting a 1m16.841s benchmark following a Turn 5 excursion which prompted a red flag
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Vettel

Ferrari: Mercedes claim F1 engine was turned down in week one wrong

Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto has dismissed suggestions from Mercedes that it was running its Formula 1 engine at a different level to its customer teams in testing last week
Tags: F1, Ferrari, Mercedes, Mattia Binotto

BREAKING: Steven Spielberg Departs Indiana Jones 5; James Mangold in Talks To Helm

BREAKING: Steven Spielberg departs Indiana Jones 5; James Mangold in talks to helm After years of time in development hell and Harrison Ford (The Call of the Wild) revealing a potential production start date in two months, Indiana Jones 5 has seen a surprise development as longtime franchise helmer Steven Spielberg (Ready Player One) has exited the project, with Lucasfilm currently in negotiations with James Mangold (Ford v. Ferrari) to take over, according to Variety. RELATED: Indiana Jone...
Tags: Movies, Matt Damon, Ferrari, Ford, Oscar, Christian Bale, Harrison Ford, Lucasfilm, Tom Cruise, Indiana Jones, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, Logan, Lawrence, Kathleen Kennedy, Harrison

Report: Steven Spielberg Won’t Be Directing ‘Indiana Jones 5’

"Ford v Ferrari" director James Mangold may replace Spielberg for the fifth installment, Variety reported.
Tags: News, Ferrari, Ford, Indiana Jones, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, James Mangold

Steven Spielberg Won’t Be Directing ‘Indiana Jones 5’: Report

"Ford v Ferrari" director James Mangold may replace Spielberg for the fifth installment, Variety reported.
Tags: News, Ferrari, Ford, Indiana Jones, Spielberg, Steven Spielberg, James Mangold

Whicker: Sorrow and laughter merge in Loyola Marymount’s commemoration of Hank Gathers

Hank Gathers would be 53. “I can see where he would have played 10 or 12 years in the NBA, maybe averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds, something like that,” said Paul Westhead, his Loyola Marymount coach. “After that, he’d be a broadcaster, or maybe doing comedy.” “There’s no question he’d be in the comedy clubs,” said Bo Kimble, Hank’s brother in arms at Hank’s Hutch at Dobbins Tech High in Philadelphia, and then USC and LMU. “He just had a knack for it. If you see Dave Chappelle today, that’s wh...
Tags: Sports, Denver Nuggets, LSU, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Ferrari, Ford, Portland, Nba, Long Beach, College sports, Ncaa, Philadelphia, Michigan

Steven Spielberg Won’t Direct ‘Indiana Jones 5,’ James Mangold in Talks to Replace (EXCLUSIVE)

After a long development process, Steven Spielberg is handing the directing reins on “Indiana Jones 5” to another filmmaker for the first time in the franchise’s 39-year history, Variety has learned. Sources say, while a deal hasn’t closed, “Ford v Ferrari” director James Mangold is in talks to take the job. Mangold has been put […]
Tags: News, Ferrari, Ford, Harrison Ford, Indiana Jones, Steven Spielberg, Indiana Jones 5, Mangold, James Mangold

Steven Spielberg No Longer Directing ‘Indiana Jones 5’; James Mangold Might Take Over Instead

There’s a shake-up regarding Indiana Jones 5: Steven Spielberg is out, James Mangold is possibly in. Spielberg will no longer direct the fifth entry in the adventure series, and is instead planning to hand the franchise over to Ford v Ferrari director James Mangold. The decision to depart is entirely Spielberg’s, and he’ll still be involved as a hands-on producer. But does anyone really want a new Indiana Jones movie without Spielberg’s direction? Very few movie news stories leave me flabber...
Tags: Movies, Ferrari, Ford, Sequels, Harrison Ford, Indiana Jones, Spielberg, Steven-Spielberg, Variety, Kathleen Kennedy, Dan Fogelman, Crystal Skull, Mangold, David Koepp, James Mangold, Indiana-Jones-5

Ferrari will start season behind Mercedes - Binotto

Ferrari will start the season behind rivals Mercedes, team boss Mattia Binotto said as Formula 1's final pre-season test started in Spain.
Tags: News, Ferrari, Mercedes, Mattia Binotto, Mercedes Binotto

Formula 1 testing: Ferrari will start season behind Mercedes - Mattia Binotto

Ferrari will start the season behind rivals Mercedes, team boss Mattia Binotto said as Formula 1's final pre-season test started in Spain.
Tags: Sport, Ferrari, Mercedes, Mattia Binotto, Mercedes Mattia Binotto

Ferrari previously considered Mercedes-style dual-axis F1 steering

Ferrari has revealed it previously considered introducing a Mercedes-style dual-axis steering system on its Formula 1 car, but decided against it because it was uncertain about its legality
Tags: F1, Ferrari

Ferrari considered DAS-style system in the past

Ferrari has revealed that it considered running a Mercedes-style DAS system on its own car in the past, but decided against it because it felt it would not be legal.
Tags: News, Ferrari

Ferrari restricts factory access/travel in response to coronavirus

Ferrari has restricted all non-critical business travel and is limiting access to its factory in response to the developing coronavirus situation in Italy
Tags: F1, Ferrari

Ferrari identifies cause of F1 testing engine failure at Barcelona

Ferrari has discovered the cause of its engine failure in Formula 1's first test in Barcelona last week and it says the problem is "not a cause for concern"
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Ferrari

Automoblog Book Garage: Speed Duel

Speed Duel chronicles the dangerous world of land speed racing in the 1960s.Two stark yet commanding personalities emerged in Art Arfons and Craig Breedlove. They cheated death and pushed every limit possible as they battled for the top records.Our Book Garage series showcases what every enthusiast should add to their library.  Images taken from Speed Duel: The Inside Story of the Land Speed Record in the Sixties by Samuel Hawley, with permission from Firefly Books Ltd. ...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Hollywood, California, America, Ferrari, Ford, Korea, Autos, Ohio, General Electric, Topsy, East Asia, Herman, Goodyear, LSR

Binotto concedes Ferrari behind Mercedes and Red Bull in F1 testing

Mattia Binotto feels Ferrari is currently slower than rival squads Mercedes and Red Bull as the first 2020 Formula 1 pre-season test heads towards its conclusion at Barcelona
Tags: F1, Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes, Mattia Binotto, Binotto

Barcelona F1 testing: Mercedes fastest again, engine issue for Ferrari

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas set the fastest lap of Barcelona Formula 1 pre-season testing so far in the day three morning session, as Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari suffered an engine problem
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas, Barcelona Formula

Rare Rides: A Ferrari 365 GTC/4 Spider From 1972

The original and well-known Ferrari 365 was a V12 grand tourer in production from 1966 to 1971. Its primary successor — the 365 GTB/4 (Daytona) also made a name for itself in short order. Sitting in relative obscurity, however, was the Daytona’s ignored cousin, the 365 GTC/4. The Daytona entered production in 1968 and was […] The post Rare Rides: A Ferrari 365 GTC/4 Spider From 1972 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Ferrari, Autos, Daytona, GTC

Ford v. Ferrari movie cars coming to Detroit, Kansas City, Chicago in tour

Cars from the movie "Ford v Ferrari" will be showcased in Chicago, Kansas City and Detroit on a tour.         [Author: Detroit Free Press]
Tags: News, Ferrari, Ford, Detroit, Detroit Free Press, Chicago Kansas City, Detroit Kansas City Chicago

Leclerc: Lowly position on F1 test day one reflects Ferrari approach

Charles Leclerc says the Ferrari Formula 1 team has adjusted its approach to pre-season testing after finishing the opening day of 2020 running at Barcelona only 11th fastest
Tags: Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Ferrari Formula, Charles Leclerc


A movie about auto racing shouldn’t be slow. FORD V FERRARI felt longer than the 24hour Le Mans Race. How it won an Oscar for Editing I will never know.   I could take an hour out of that... [Author: By Ken Levine]
Tags: Ferrari, Ford, Humor, Ken Levine, By Ken Levine

The Ferrari GT Cross concept integrates the company’s racing DNA with SUV-design

The Ferrari GT Cross isn’t just a large, red SUV with the raging-horse logo on its front. It isn’t a Lamborghini Urus or Maserati Levante-styled SUV that dilutes their respective brands’ DNA to build something more conservative. It’s every bit a Ferrari. Styled as a raised coupe in the spirit of a classic GT Ferrari, the Ferrari GT Cross concept from Jean-Louis Bui (you may remember his Citroen SUV concept from a couple of years back) stays every bit true to the evergreen Ferrari racecar. The SU...
Tags: Transportation, Design, SUV, Automotive, Ferrari, Jean Louis Bui, Coupe, Maserati Levante, GT Cross, Ferrari GT Cross, Jean Louis BuiThis

Gardena is Shelbyville all over again at event celebrating ‘Ford v Ferrari’

Jeff Bucknum, stunt driver on the film Ford Vs. Ferarri, talks to the media at Carroll Shelby Enterprises in Gardena on Saturday, February 15, 2020. Car enthusiasts gathered to celebrate the home video release of Ford Vs. Ferarri. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG) Car legends and car enthusiasts gathered to celebrate the home video release of Ford Vs. Ferarri at Carroll Shelby Enterprises in Gardena on Saturday, February 15, 2020. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG)...
Tags: Business, News, France, Matt Damon, Cars, Sports, Sport, Things To Do, Automotive, Soccer, Porsche, Ferrari, Ford, Christian Bale, Honda, Local News

Ford v. Porsche: Le Mans, 1968

It's kickback Friday, when my thoughts turn from music to cars and racing. The 2019 film, Ford v. Ferrari, details the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans race in France, when American engineers built the Ford GT40 with the goal of beating the Ferrari racing team. To give you a feel of what Le Mans was like back in the '60s, here's a 30-minute documentary from the 1968 race, when the Ford GT40 went up against the Porsche team...          [Author: Marc Myers]
Tags: France, Porsche, Ferrari, Ford, Jazz, Ford GT40, Marc Myers, 24 Hours of Le Mans

YouTuber CaptainSparklez Seeks Sale High Above L.A.’s Sunset Strip

Lest anyone forget there are unfathomable amounts of money hauled in by YouTube’s leading superstars, Jordan Maron, better known to the global gaming universe as Ferrari-driving Minecraft master CaptainSparklez, has his sleek modern confection above L.A.’s perennially trendy Sunset Strip up for grabs at a mite under $4.9 million. The 28-year-old YouTube phenom, who occasionally […]
Tags: Youtube, Los Angeles, Ferrari, Influencers, Entertainers, Sunset Strip, Jordan Maron, CaptainSparklez, Rodeo Realty

Shelby’s Southern California legacy still in top gear

Jim Marietta began working for Caroll Shelby when he was 17, at his shop in Venice, CA. Marietta re-builds and sells the updated Mustangs for a cool $250,000.00. Marietta completely remakes the original cars with new suspension, steering and other components which make the vintage car a modern classic. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) One of Jim Marietta’s 98i Mustangs. Marietta re-builds and sells the updated Shelby Mustangs for a cool $250,000.00. Marietta completely...
Tags: Europe, Texas, Movies, News, California, Washington, France, Matt Damon, Cars, Los Angeles, Sport, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Ferrari, Ford

Ferrari's GTE Pro Shanghai WEC win reinstated after successful appeal

Ferrari's victory in the Shanghai World Endurance Championship round has been reinstated following a successful appeal against its exclusion from the race
Tags: Sport, Ferrari, Shanghai, WEC, Autosport, GTE Pro Shanghai WEC