The Joys and Pains of Being a Ferrari Owner


If there’s something you know about cars, then you know that Ferraris are one of the car kings. Truly, they’re masterpieces. If you’re obsessed with luxury cars, it’s only normal that one of these is your heart’s desire to drive.

Known for their use of race car technology, the promotion in their earlier days of V12 engines, and the right luxury balance. Ferrari’s beauty makes them the dream cars of many. Ferraris are as good as any other high-end car you might think of, but they are certainly in their own class. Before you purchase this luxury vehicle, here are some items to remember.

Part of a Community

Most Ferrari drivers are acquainted with each other, and you will become a member of this community when you buy one. Most Ferrari drivers know one another because it’s such a rare car brand. The difficulties associated with locating garages and car dealerships that specialize in catering to Ferraris is a possible explanation for this. Socially, Ferrari drivers often group together so you can expect to be invited to a few parties or social events. According to car experts from Ferrari of Newport Beach, the majority of Ferrari owners are repeat buyers mainly because of the group impact that owning one of these cars has. Since cars come with a community, it’s an unusual sight to see someone buying a Ferrari for the first time.

Speed, Power, and Sound

The main reason people love buying a Ferrari is because of the speed. They’re insanely famous muscle cars and sports cars that are known to have a powerful engine that tears the pavement up. Even the lowest-end Ferraris will end up having a great deal of power. A Ferrari’s distinctive sound is a lineup trademark on par with the iconic shade of red and the world-renowned prancing pony logo. One of the best aspects of getting this car is the joyous scream when a Ferrari engine roars to life. It’s an exciting car, and all it takes to drive is fun.

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Buying Gas Will Cost You

Ferraris are normally fitted with V-8 and V-12 engines, and no one has ever referred to a Ferrari as fuel-efficient, so you’re going to have to be ready for that. They seem to have big gas tanks as well. So let’s just assume that it’ll be a little different to get gas. This is possibly one of the reasons why Ferrari owners prefer to use their cars for leisure rides rather than commuting.


Both minor and major repairs tend to be costly, so be prepared to spend. Being a Ferrari owner means that you’ll get picky about where you get your car repaired and maintained. In fact, to have it fixed, you will need to go to a Ferrari dealer, and fixing it can be expensive. It can cost a few hundred dollars to exchange oil for a Ferrari. If you can deal with expensive maintenance, then you are ready to step into one of the finest rides you will ever own.


It is undoubtedly a lifelong dream of yours to own a Ferrari and these cars live up to the hype in every way. You can drive a high-end vehicle that most can only dream of if you decide that this is the right car for you. Take the time to enjoy it and remember to keep it as much as you can so that whenever you are, it is always ready to hit the road.

About Rob Fraser 1979 Articles
Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.