Maranello is a town in the province of Modena ( Emilia- Romagna) with 17,001 inhabitants (as of 31 December 2012). The city is known as the seat of the Ferrari factory and the eponymous Formula 1 team Ferrari.
In Maranello is the headquarters of the body wrought Scaglietti, which is now part of the Ferrari company. Ferrari fans will find in Maranello the Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari, a collection of the rarest and most valuable Ferrari. Issued many rare series models ( F40, F50, Enzo, and others) as well as some prototypes and lots of Formula 1 racing cars are ( Niki Lauda, Gerhard Berger, Nigel Mansell and Michael Schumacher ) in sports history.
At the entrance of Maranello, just before the sign, coming from the direction of Modena, is located on the right side of the Pista di Fiorano, the Ferrari factory test track of Fiorano.
- Michael Schumacher (born 1969 ), the most successful Ferrari racing driver, was in 2006 an honorary citizen of Maranello.
The pastor of Maranello ringing after every Formula 1 victory Ferraris the church bells.