Warm still mornings are an ideal time to drop in at Singha Park, where you can catch the sunrise from the basket of a hot air balloon. It’s an invigorating start to the new day as we soar, watching the panorama of breathtaking landscapes unfolding below.
Back in the Portofino M, new adventures beckon. We drive slowly through Singha Park’s incredible Cosmos flower fields, marvelling at the vibrant sea of pink, purple and orange petals that surrounds us.
Switching to Sport mode on the Manettino, we power west to the secluded mountain hideaway of Doi Chang to refresh ourselves with a cup of hot, aromatic locally-produced organic tea, enjoying the serenity of the valley below.
From here, our journey takes us north to Choui Fong Tea. With the top down, we breathe the delicate scents of the hillside plantation and savour the cool gentle breeze. The sheer joy of driving these mountain roads emphasizes the versatility and agility of the Portofino M – it truly is a car for all life’s journeys.
Our final stop on our escape from the hustle and bustle of city life is a man-made creation. Wat Rong Khun, or “The White Temple” is an intricate masterpiece, rebuilt with hints of the classic Lanna style to a design by Thai artist Chalermchai Kositpipat. It’s easy to become hypnotized by the temple’s beauty as we gaze across the still waters that surround it, but it’s time for us to move on.
It's been a day full of unforgettable moments – each enhanced by the versatility and dynamic driving pleasure of the Portofino M.
Start the day waking up with an unrivalled ocean swim of coastal Victoria and the beginning of a stunning open-air journey. The Portofino M effortlessly glides across the beautiful roads of the coast, with its impressive seascape, vigorous winds and powerful waves crushing nearby.
The Portofino M then glides through Melbourne CBD, stopping for an exceptional local coffee in preparation for the next journey onto the outskirts of regional Victoria, ready to drift through the exotic green forests of the region. Sports mode pushes the Portofino M to new limits, proving that no road is too challenging to visit the vast and beautiful locations across the world.
Our journey takes us to the island Ibiza. Martin Solveig, very famous international DJ, brings us in his own travel, discovering his secret Ibiza.
Composed by amazing seaside and very natural landscapes, the island is well known for its beautiful roads and very secrets spots.
Departing from a beautiful modern and luxurious architect house Martin Solveig decided to rediscover “his island” at the steering wheel of the Portofino M. With the beautiful sound of the V8 and the perfect versatility of the car, the famous DJ enjoyed a lot the twisting roads of the Salins and in the center of the island. At the rhythm of his music, turn after turn he was dreaming this travel would never stop.
Along the day, Martin Solveig loved to open the roof to discover the blue sky and having the sensation of freedom with the sun shining while he was enjoying the beautiful view on the sea. He decided to stop to drink a coffee and enjoy the view of the Portofino M taking some rest on the beach while the sea was peaceful in the background.
His travel, bring us also in a beautiful typical white village where the time seems to be stopped. He enjoyed also a lot the landscape of a vineyard crossing some typical roads to discover and enjoy the very good chassis of his car.
Unspoilt, naturally stunning landscapes and seascapes with stretches of sand to rival those abroad.
Perhaps one of the most spectacular parts of the NC500 is the Wester Ross section to the west of Inverness, from Ullapool to Applecross and then Strathcarron. It is a land of breathtaking landscapes, secretive hill lochs, mist shrouded mountain peaks and Mediterranean style beaches.
The Ferrari Portofino M is the perfect companion for this once-in-a-lifetime journey along the NC500, with its elegant proportions as a coupe or a convertible, and with a V8 soundtrack and GT performance that allows maximum enjoyment of this stunning landscape.
But sometimes you will want to stop and just absorb the incredible scenery along the route, while the Portofino M rests, contented even in itself for being part of this journey with you, and for creating memories that will last a lifetime.
The rugged cliffs of this island nation are an art form that has been sculpted by nature. We follow the twisting coast roads, enjoying the 620cv of power from the Ferrari V8 engine. Handling and grip is made even more accessible with the control provided by the Portofino M’s five-position Manettino.
With the retractable hard top down, the Portofino M’s vibrant exhaust note echoes around the karst plateau. We power over bridges, relishing the thrill that open-topped driving provides. Taking a break, we turn the engine off, put the roof up at the touch of a button, and enjoy perfect silence.
The people who live in the mountains have cultivated a quiet, respectful way of living, using each of the Earth’s elements to create traditional crafts. The Portofino M reflects this harmony between nature and human ingenuity – every moment of driving pleasure provides a chance to reflect on the value of time well spent.
We return to the starting point of our voyage, taking a moment to rediscover the car’s sculptural, flowing design. With the flowing curves of a Grand Tourer and the open-air driving pleasure of a Spider, the versatile Ferrari Portofino M is truly a car for all seasons.
Our next stop led us to one of the most beautiful places of the area, where we took the time to appreciate and rediscover the singular architecture, vestige of traditional and modern styles. Quickly lapped by the Ferrari’s spirit, we turned on the race mode in the small winding mountain roads to enjoy the performances and true potential of the car in this exceptional playground. A small detour bring us the luxurious Ilkahöhe forester's lodge, from which we can enjoy a stunning and relaxing view on the lake. Our journey ended at one of the most iconic building, the Andacht monastery.
Come discover the Portofino M, a Ferrari truly perfect for every occasion.
Join this voyage of rediscovery through a coral cay archipelago with a breathtaking convertible GT to smell the salty air and feel the ocean breeze. The escape begins at Baker’s Cay, a hotel in Key Largo with incredible snorkeling and watercolor sunsets, before a trip over the historic Seven Mile Bridge that extends between the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico.
“Roads are made for journeys, not destinations.” This saying perfectly fits the experience of driving the Ferrari Portofino M, as this latest evolution of the Prancing Horse GT 2+ Spider sets out on a voyage of rediscovery in Yantai.
Nestled on the coast of the Shandong Peninsula, where the Bohai and Yellow Seas meet, the awe-inspiring landscape of Yantai offers the perfect backdrop to highlight the dual nature of the Portofino M – both are enchanting. A pure sporty coupé with its top up; a genuine spider with its top down: this superb model shows its striking all-around versatility.
The journey starts by the Bohai Sea, with storm clouds rolling in, peals of thunder, and flashes of lightning.
Just as the most skillful captains hone their reputations in storms and battling the elements, the Ferrari Portofino M proves its capabilities for smooth and confident cruising even in harsh conditions such as wet roads and high winds.
The natural elements touch one’s innermost being, awakening deep feelings and memories. Excitement always accompanies the distinctive sound of the Portofino M engine. The journey becomes a private experience rather than merely a trip between two points.
As the wind and waves grow louder and the trees bend beneath the power of the storm, the Portofino M shows its sporty character and dependable driving capability on slippery roads.
Suddenly, the rain stops and a ray of light pierces the clouds – the sun always shines more brightly after a storm.
The top of the Portofino M opens up as the sky clears, enabling a more tranquil driving experience and offering personal contact with nature, adventure, and freedom.
Heading towards the countryside, elegantly gliding on two-lane roads, the Portofino M glows as the perfect companion confidently exploring the majestic outdoors.
The rich baritone exhaust reverberates across the vast plateau and rolling mountains, as the Portofino M switches to the Sport Mode of the Manettino.
The car cuts through the undulating hills, and the engine purrs and roars in triumph as it conquers new peaks, with its 620cv maximising the thrill of being behind the wheel.
As the sun sets behind the mountains and twilight falls over the land, the Portofino M heads toward the Yellow Sea coast of Shandong’s northern shores, closing its top in defiance of a new tempest approaching from the turbulent sea. The Portofino M is ready to weather the next storm.
With idyllic scenery and often punishing weather that show the raw power of nature in coastal areas, Yantai is the perfect place to put the Portofino M through its paces. It is also the ideal complement for this exquisite piece of engineering, mirroring the strength of the driving experience.
Rain or shine, the Ferrari Portofino M perfectly embodies luxury, elegance, performance, comfort and charisma, as well as the purest driving pleasure.
After a magnificent sunrise, we drove along the curvy roads along the lake and enjoy the fun of driving the Portofino M. It is not only the view of the lake that fascinates. In the background, the snow-covered mountains catch our attention while we enjoy the performance of the car. No matter how narrow and winding the roads are here, with the Portofino M we reach our next destination.
This is the famous Bürgenstock Resort, where we remember the great times with our friends and enjoy the breathtaking view of of the lake.
We then continue to Stansstad on the well-known Kehrsitenstrasse and enjoy driving with an open roof, bringing back that holiday feeling. For another incredible view, this time of the city of Lucerne, we head to Chateau Gütsch.
Finally, we plunge into the hustle and bustle of the city of Lucerne, past the Hotel Schweizerhof, where the Portofino M demonstrated again its remarkable versatility. Even in the city traffic, the driver experience perfectly the luxury and sportiness feelings of the car, which give you the opportunity to live your own story of rediscovery.
Our journey begins at Dubai Creek, steeped in history where we pay homage to where early 20th century life in Dubai was centred, helping the city’s economy to flourish and become the global icon it is today.
Travelling down the superhighway, Sheikh Zayed Road, one experiences both the evolution of the city and Portofino M, bursting with innovation – passing iconic buildings like Museum of the Future and the Burj Khalifa. The pleasure of ‘en plein air driving’ is magnified as we head towards the magnificent Al Faya desert and mountains, passing the grandeur of Sharjah Mosque. With the Retractable Hard Top down, the driver is immersed in the stunning surroundings that the journey has to offer, providing an unparalleled driving experience that no other car has provided before
Traverse the winding Highway 89A with the Ferrari Portofino M. Each turn marks a rediscovery of the sandstone canyons and red rock formations of Arizona’s stunning landscape, best experienced inside the sporty and elegant GT convertible. This drive begins in the shaded forests of Flagstaff and continues down to Sedona for the evening, with an early morning hike up the rocky formations. Locals believe Sedona is home to unique energy vortexes, powerful in nature and thought to heal and revive. With the added power of the Ferrari Portofino M, a solo journey on these winding roads becomes transformative.
What better place than the breathtaking landscapes of the Bernese Oberland? The car, thanks to its 5 position manettino was perfectly at ease in the playful twists and turns of the roads, allowing the driver to enjoy the pleasure of open air driving in comfort and style.The road, between green fields stretching out of sight to meet the snowy mountaintops, took us up to the Col du Pillon, from where visitors take the cable car to reach the Glacier 3000. After a stop at the luxurious Gstaad Palace, we concluded this journey at the Gstaad airport runway. The area’s exceptional landscapes were the perfect location to explore the potential and performances of the car, revealing its true visage: an exquisite combination of luxury and sportiveness.
The gleaming sunlight heralds the beginning of a new day.
After a yoga session and a cup of tea to release the tension from the night before, a special day starts behind the wheel of the Portofino M.
First, open-air driving along Heonhwa-ro is enjoyable and it feels like gliding along the sea.
The exhilarating engine sound of the Portofino M and the refreshing sound of waves create beautiful harmonies that fill the ears, presenting an unforgettable moment.
Next, the Portofino M speeds through the woods and valleys;
With an emotional and powerful experience, it offers perfect driving performance on any road.
After crossing the mountain gorge covered with fall foliage and taking a breather at the skywalk overlooking the Donggang River, a scenery like a topography of the Korean Peninsula appears.
A dash towards the peak unfolds a vast mountain ridge that touches the sky.
Giant pinwheels and an extensive ridge reveal a picture-perfect moment to be remembered.
Soon, it’s time to focus on the comfort of driving as the sun begins to set and the sky turns increasingly red.
The Portofino M, with its top closed as darkness falls, accelerates into the night and ends an extraordinary day. And the journey continues tomorrow.