New supercar Ferrari revealed before the premiereFebruary 20, 2018
At the disposal of the Japanese edition of Autocar were the first official photos and information about the new supercar Ferrari – the most extreme version of the model 488. The novelty will be called Pista, which in Italian means “track”.
The Ferrari 488 Pista will be equipped with an essentially modernized 3.9-liter V8 engine with two turbines, giving out 721 hp. and 770 Nm of torque – at 51 strength and 10 Nm more than the standard 488. Thus, the novelty will become the most powerful in the history of Ferrari car, equipped with an eight-cylinder engine.
The weight of the coupe is 1280 kg – 90 kg lighter than the usual version of the model. For the sake of reducing weight to the design of the car will expand the use of composite materials. In particular, the hood, roof, bumpers, rear spoiler, as well as some interior details, including the front panel, will be made of carbon fiber. In addition, the car uses a new body kit, due to which the aerodynamic performance will improve by 20%.
A more powerful engine and a reduced mass will allow the 488 Pista coupe to accelerate from place to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds – 0.2 seconds faster than the 488 GTB.
The premiere of the Ferrari 488 Pista will take place in early March at the Geneva Motor Show. Prices for supercar will start from about 300 thousand dollars.