This is a NOS Magneti Marelli ignition coil for Classic Ferraris
Used in cars like the 250 SWB, California and other “Colombo engined” cars. These include the famed 3.0 L Ferrari 250 racing, sports, and GT cars.
Still in its original Superpotente Sprint box.
Magneti Marelli S.p.A. is an Italian company which deals with development and manufacturing of systems, modules and high-technology components for the automotive industry. A subsidiary of Fiat Group, it has 34,000 employees and a turnover of 5.8 billion euro in 2012
Headquartered in Corbetta (province of Milan), the company includes 83 manufacturing plants, 12 R&D centres and 26 application centers in 18 countries.
Magneti Marelli was founded in 1919 as a joint-venture between Fiat and Ercole Marelli, and was named as F.I.M.M. – Fabbrica Italiana Magneti Marelli; the first plant was established in Sesto San Giovanni near Milan, Italy. The company started as a magneto and electrical equipment manufacturer.
Magneti Marelli currently deals with intelligent systems for active and passive safety of vehicles, as well as in the powertrain area.
The business lines include automotive lighting systems, body control systems, powertrain control systems, electronic instrument clusters, telematics systems, and computers, suspension systems and components, exhaust systems, and motorsport, wherein Magneti Marelli develops specific electronic systems for Formula One, Motorcycle Grand Prix and the World Rally Championship.
Sub-brands of the company include AL-Automotive Lighting, Carello, Cromodora, Cofap, Ergom Automotive, Jaeger, Mako Elektrik, Paraflu, Seima, Siem SpA, Veglia Borletti, Vitaloni and Weber.