The Limited Edition Ferrari Guitar by Blackbird

 - Nov 20, 2009   Updated: Jun 14 2011
References: blackbirdguitars & materialicious
Blackbird Guitars a San Francisco guitar company worked with Ferrari to create this carbon fiber Ferrari Guitar. This ultra-exclusive musical instrument was sold internationally at Ferrari stores and is a suped-up version of Blackbird's high-performance travel guitar, the Rider.

The Ferrari guitar is signed by F1 drivers Philipe Massa and Kimi Raikkonen and features an elegant Maranello Red interior, accented red A string, and Ferrari Scuderia emblem.

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