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Maranello
Comune
Comune di Maranello
The Prancin Horse, seembol o Ferrari
Maranello is located in Italy
Maranello
Maranello
Location o Maranello in Italy
Coordinates: 44°32′N 10°52′E / 44.533°N 10.867°E / 44.533; 10.867
Kintra Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Modena (MO)
Government
 • Mayor Lucia Bursi (Democratic Pairty)
Area
 • Total 32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Elevation 137 m (449 ft)
Population (31 March 2009)
 • Total 16,841
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Demonym Maranellesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 41053
Diallin code 0536
Patron saunt San Biagio di Sebaste
Website Offeecial wabsteid

Maranello is a toun an comune in the region o Emilia-Romagna in Northren Italy, 18 km frae Modena, wi a population o 16,841 as o 2009. It is best kent as the hame o Ferrari S.p.A. an the Scuderia Ferrari Formula Ane racin team. Maranello was hame tae coachbuilding firm Carrozzeria Scaglietti an aw, nou awned bi Ferrari.

Maranello haes been the location for the Ferrari factory syne the early 1940s, when Enzo Ferrari transferred operations frae the Scuderia Ferrari Garage an Factory in Modena, which haed been his base o operations datin back tae Scuderia Ferrari's days as a airm o Alfa Romeo, due tae bombin durin Warld War II. Initially the factory in Maranello wis a base not anerlie for Scuderia Ferrari but for Auto Avio Costruzioni an aw, the machine tuil manufacturin business stairtit bi Enzo to tide the company over while Alfa Romeo's ban on Enzo Ferrari makkin caurs bearin the Ferrari name wis in force. The public museum Galleria Ferrari, which displays sports an racin caurs an trophies, is locatit here an aw.

Its new library opened in November 2011, an wis designed bi Arata Isozaki an Andrea Maffei.[1]

Maranello is the stairtin point o the annual Italian Marathon, which feenishes in nearbi Carpi.

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  1. "New Town Library in Maranello by Arata Isozaki and Andrea Maffei". Dezeen. 16 December 2012. Retrieved 26 January 2013.