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Offline carmooch


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  • Name: George
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Earlier this week, a video showing ousted Tunisian President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali's Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano dangling from the forks of an industrial truck made world headlines. But that wasn't the only car from Maranello to be targeted by the angry protesters. New videos and photos showing yet another Prancing Horse model being 'liberated' have now surfaced online.

This time it's a red-colored Ferrari California claimed to be owned by a member of the former Tunisian Preseident's family named Sofiane Ben Ali. In their mad rush, Tunisian rioters utterly destroyed the hardtop convertible relieving it from tires, badges and anything else that could get their hands on.

The looting seems to have taken place in the garage where the Ferrari was parked, meaning that no one took the Italian supercar for a spin, which is kind of sad (in a twisted way of course...). Scroll down for the video and photos.

http://carscoop.blogspot.com/2011/01/tunisians-destroy-ferrari-california.html

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Offline anotherforumuser

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Its repairable, doesnt look too damaged or like much was stolen... the next owner will probably put flat black wrap on it and black rims so they they'll only need to replace the windscreen to get the rat look.



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