Ferrari FF Winter Driving Program

Ferrari announced a new winter driving program for its customers in North America. The two-day event is designed to teach the owners how to handle their high-powered Ferraris in tricky conditions, and also to boast functionality and versatility of the new FF.

The FF is the first model in Ferrari history to feature four-wheel drive yet uses no ordinary four-wheel drive technology. The proprietary, lightweight Ferrari 4RM system enables the FF to retain sporty and dynamic driving characteristics while providing the added traction necessary in low-grip situations.

The course will be held on a purpose-built track in Aspen, Colorado. The highly technical course will allow students, under the close direction of Ferrari instructors.

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Ferrari press release:

Based on the PILOTA ON ICE programs offered in Italy, the Winter Driving Experience is Ferrari’s newest and most dynamic driving program. The two-day course, scheduled to launch in January 2012, was specifically developed with the FF in mind; to highlight the versatility and functionality of the all-new model. As always, the program is exclusive to Ferrari Owners.

The beauty and topography of Aspen offers the perfect backdrop for the custom-made snow and ice course that Ferrari will build to showcase the FF model’s potent abilities. The new GT debuts the Ferrari-designed 4RM all-wheel drive system, which enables the FF to retain the sporty and dynamic driving characteristics typical of a Ferrari while providing the added traction necessary in low-grip situations. Owners will conduct snow and ice driving exercises using a fleet of [8] specially prepared FFs. The cabin of an FF is an ideal environment from which to appreciate the car’s various attributes; the all-wheel drive system as well as its four-seat accommodations and premium luxury. The goal, as ever, is to elevate driver skill and comfort and to enhance a driver’s admiration of the all-season GT.

Students and guests lodge at the Little Nell Resort, Aspen’s finest boutique hotel and only minutes from the purpose-built track facility. The Aspen environment features countless family and winter activities like skiing, snowmobiling and even dog sledding. Information on guest services as well as questions on the program can be acquired through the Ferrari Concierge at 866-551-2828.

Program Specifications

  • $11,300 USD program fee
  • Two-day winter driving program training
  • [8] Ferrari FF vehicles
  • 10-12 students per program
  • Two-nights lodging at the Little Nell Resort, Aspen, Colorado
  • Champagne reception and two group dinners
  • Two group lunches at race track
  • Photo package
  • Event memorabilia

Guest Package Specifications

  • $950 USD guest fee
  • Two nights lodging with registered student
  • Shuttle transfers to/from snow/ice track from Little Nell Resort
  • All meals with registered student
  • Hot lap of snow/ice track with professional driver
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