Ferrari is offering on its official online store a carbon fiber chess set priced at no less than 1,525 EUR.
Ferrari is offering on its official online store a carbon fiber chess set priced at no less than 1,525 EUR (2,012 USD).
Many car manufacturers are making some serious extra money by selling officially licensed products and one example is Ferrari which has a comprehensive online store. Among the numerous products available, you will notice this handmade chess set which costs 1,525 EUR and is made from carbon fiber covered in wood.
Built in Italy, the chess set features carbon fiber and fiberglass playing boards while the chess pieces are made from black and red varnished wood. As you would expect, the knight piece is derived from Ferrari's prancing horse. There's also an enameled metal Ferrari shield on the front and the set comes bundled with 16 black and 16 red pieces for playing draughts.
For those willing to spend more, there's a Ferrari 500 F2 handmade reproduction model built in 1:1.8 scale which costs a whopping 11,180 EUR (14,750 USD).