Montblanc has launched the Great Characters Enzo Ferrari Edition, which pays tribute to the life and legacy of Enzo Ferrari.
Enzo Ferrari was a racing driver who would become an entrepreneur and founder of the Scuderia Ferrari, which eventually evolved into the Ferrari car manufacturer we all know today.
Mont Blanc Other Ferrari they both share the same ethos which is a passion for craftsmanship and innovation. With that passion, Montblanc has created three different editions of writing instruments that tell the story of the founder’s life and work.
Ferrari racing cars are more decorated than any other brand, having participated in each Formula One World championship since its inception. To date, his Scuderia Ferrari it is also the most successful team in Formula One competition.
Great People Enzo Ferrari Special Edition
The design details of the special edition writing instruments evoke the achievements and character of Enzo Ferrari. The color of the precious resin of the cap and of the barrel is inspired by the characteristic red of Ferrari called “Rosso 70 Anni”. Two dates are engraved on the cone, one of which is the birth of Enzo Ferrari, and the other, his first win on a racetrack.
The Montblanc emblem at the top of the yellow resin pen represents the color of the city of Modena. Finally, the ring on the cap features an engraving that says “OFFICINA MECCANICA ALFREDO FERRARI”, a reference to the workshop and birthplace of Enzo Ferrari’s father.
Great People Enzo Ferrari Limited Edition 1898
1898 not only marks the year of Enzo Ferrari’s birth, but also represents the number of pieces that The Great Characters Enzo Ferrari Limited Edition 1898 pen has in stock. The pen features a metal cap and body that is inspired by the surface of the original Ferrari 125 S engine.The cone also has dates engraved on it. And it refers to the production of Enzo Ferrari’s first car at his factory in Maranello, as well as the date of his first ever victory for a Ferrari-branded car.
As evidence of the importance of Maranello, the ring on the top of the cap bears the address of the factory. The nib is in solid 18-karat gold and is also rhodium-plated. The pen is embellished with a steering wheel of the Ferrari 250 GTO, one of the most famous Ferrari cars, as well as the word “Commentadore”, nickname of Enzo Ferrari.
Great People Enzo Ferrari Limited Edition 98
In homage to Cavallino Rampante, this edition is limited to 98 pieces. The Prancing Horse was given as a personal emblem to Enzo Ferrari 98 years ago. The cap and barrel of this instrument are hand airbrushed lacquered in the official racing color of “Rosso Corsa”, a shade of red commonly used by Italian international car teams.
The cap is decorated with the number 29 to represent the year the Scuderia Ferrari was founded, as well as an engraving with the words “I am one who dreamed of being Enzo Ferrari” in Italian.
The shape of the first Ferrari racing cars is reflected in the dynamic clip design. It is also decorated with Enzo Ferrari’s motto “You can’t describe passion, you can only live it”. The base of the clip is lacquered in the same shade of “Rosso Corsa” red. Around the base there are six lines on each side representing a Ferrari V12 engine.
With this new edition, Montblanc celebrates the relentless passion that drove Enzo Ferrari to create one of the greatest brands in the world associated with prestige and victory.
The Montblanc Great Characters Enzo Ferrari Edition is available from November in Montblanc boutiques around the world and online. For more information, visit the Montblanc website here.
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