The Ferrari 365 GTB Earns Nickname Daytona
Replica Ferraris Replace Real Ones
For the premier season, Miami Vice producers ask Ferrari North America for a couple of Daytona cars but Ferrari declines. The production company’s solution is to have Tom McBurnie build two Ferrari bodies over Corvette chasses. Sadly, the only real Daytona appears on screen in the pilot episode for a brief 10 seconds.