Giacomo, owner of Ferrari Silicon Valley, gave a very brief speech to the crowd, explaning how Ferrari was celebrating their 60th anniversary with an around the world relay. Then, the highlight of the evening, Giacomo showed the last lap of the 55th annual twelve-hour Sebring race that was held March 17th. The last lap was won by Jaime Melo, the driver for the Risi Competizione No. 62 Ferrari 430GT, overtaking the No. 45 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR driven by Joerg Bergmeister and winning the race by .202 seconds.
Ferrari 430GT wins 2007 Sebring
About the Author: Lou Ann Hammond
Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a founding member of the Women's World Car of the Year #WWCOTY, and the Concept Car of the Year, and former member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year #NACTOY. She is a guest contributor for Via Corsa magazine and Vicarious magazine.