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Ferrari F40 LM in 1:18 Scale


The Ferrari F40 LM, short for Ferrari F40 Le Mans, is a highly specialized and rare variant of the iconic Ferrari F40 supercar. The F40 itself was introduced in 1987 to celebrate Ferrari's 40th anniversary and was designed to be a street-legal race car, incorporating cutting-edge technology and lightweight materials for maximum performance.

The F40 LM is an even more extreme version of the standard F40, modified specifically for endurance racing, particularly at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Here are some key features and details about the Ferrari F40 LM:

  1. Performance Modifications: The F40 LM underwent significant modifications to enhance its performance on the racetrack. The twin-turbocharged 2.9-liter V8 engine was tuned to produce even more power, often exceeding 700 horsepower. The car's lightweight construction, coupled with the increased power output, resulted in a significant boost in overall performance.

  2. Aerodynamics: The F40 LM featured revised aerodynamics to improve downforce and stability at high speeds. It had a larger rear wing, additional air vents, and a modified front splitter to better manage airflow.

  3. Weight Reduction: In pursuit of improved performance, weight reduction was a key focus. Many interior components were stripped out, and lightweight materials such as carbon fiber and Kevlar were used extensively. This reduction in weight contributed to the car's agility and overall speed.

  4. Suspension and Handling: The suspension was revised to provide better handling characteristics on the racetrack. Adjustable shock absorbers and a lowered ride height were often part of the modifications.

  5. Interior: The interior was stripped down to its bare essentials, with the removal of many comfort features found in the road-going F40. Racing seats, harnesses, and a roll cage were typically installed for safety.

  6. Racing Legacy: The F40 LM participated in various racing events, most notably at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. It competed in the IMSA GT Championship and other endurance racing series in the early 1990s. It gained fame for its distinctive and aggressive appearance, as well as its remarkable speed and sound on the track.

  7. Limited Production: The Ferrari F40 LM is incredibly rare, with only a handful of units ever produced. These units were often created by private racing teams or aftermarket companies, as Ferrari did not officially produce a factory-built F40 LM. Each car might have slightly different specifications depending on the modifications made by the team or company.

Due to its rarity, association with motorsport, and the iconic status of the Ferrari F40 as a whole, the F40 LM is highly sought after by collectors and automotive enthusiasts. It remains a symbol of Ferrari's commitment to high-performance engineering and racing heritage

We present the version with two round headlights and two seats, the model is a true masterpiece.For the back glass replica we made a steel mold,
so that the glass is replicated perfectly with the slots where it exits the enormous amount of hot air of the powerful engine.
Engine that is also replicated in every detail and visible from the rear grids, super detailed interior with special paint used to replicate the dashboard and belts in real tissue.
The model is produced in a limited edition of only 300 pieces.
All packaged on base in black alcantara with red stitching handmade.