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This number is about the 80th Anniversary of victory of the Maserati 8CTF at 500 Miles Of Indianapolis in 1939.
Manufacturer: Modena Planet
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Large format, with absolute quality paper and hard cover, as has been tradition for some years now, the classic “Yearbook” of the ” Pianeta Modena” is a true collector’s item, for enthusiasts and collectors, to be kept with pride and satisfaction in your library! Not only for the typographic quality, but also and above all for the particular and always exclusive contents, as well as for the great utility of always having all the contact details, telephone numbers, e-mails and websites, of the whole network that still contributes today to make Modena Planet a unique place in the world, with brands of the caliber of Ferrari, Lamborghini, Pagani, Maserati and Alfa Romeo.


Products specifications
Publishing Date 2020
Text Italian
Text English
Binding Hardbound
Pages 128
Colour Pictures 900
Size cm. 24x30
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