Ferrari reveals the one-off SP12 EC built for Eric Clapton

Article by Christian Andrei, on May 25, 2012

It was not a secret that Ferrari was working on a V12-powered one-off model for Eric Clapton, right? Today the Italian manufacturer revealed the first photos with the new car dubbed the Ferrari SP12 EC (Eric Clapton). Built as as homage to Clapton’s career and his long lasting experience as a Ferrari owner, the SP12 EC was inspired by the 458 Italia. Eric Clapton also owned three Ferrari 512 BBs over the year and he was very attached to this model.

Unfortunately, we have no details regarding the specs of the car but we do expect them. Not from Ferrari, maybe from Eric himself. “Meticulous attention in terms of style and technology was paid to the proportions and architecture of the SP12 EC - which is part of Ferrari’s One-Off Programme – making this exceptional car even more significant. Just like music is created, applying the right notes in the right places to build a musical score, so was the creative process behind the SP12 EC. “ said the press release.

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