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The Ferrari used in the film wasn't a real Ferrari, since it was too expensive to rent, they made three modified MG sports car,jordan shoes, with fiberglass covers. The MG sports car is a British sports car brand founded in 1924 The MG got its name from Morris Garages a dealer of Morris cars in Oxford, England.
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Only 104 of these Spyders were ever produced,red bottom shoes, hence the reason behind why the producers received several angry letters from car aficionados who believed that they had wrecked a real Ferrari in the film. The car that was parked to the left of the Ferrari was also a MG, a MG TC.
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