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Ferrari 488 – The Charming Car From Ferrari

Ferrari - Well Known Italian Car manufacturer. The company is well - known because of its cars which are unique in their designs. The Company has came up with their new sports - car. The Ferrari 488 is a mid-engine sports car. The car is an updated version of Ferrari 458 with notable exterior and performance changes. so, The car is powered by a 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine. The engine is capable of generating a higher power output than the 458's naturally aspirated engine. Ferrari 488 GTB is also  "The Supercar of the Year 2015" by car magazine Top Gear. but also "Best Driver's Car" by motor trend.

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ferrari 488 - Introduction

This car comes with a large air intake divided into two separate sections. Additionally, it also gets body-hugging seats along with a new interface and graphics for the infotainment system. the super car produces power from the twin-turbo 3.9-litre V8 engine good for 499 kW at 8,000 rpm. And 760 Nm of torque at 3,000 rpm. The 488 GTB is propelled from 0 - 60 mph in 3 seconds, The car has a top speed of 186 mph.

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ferrari 488 - Specification

So the car comes into the class of sports car. it comes with only 2 doors. The Production of this car was started in 2015. This car is still in production with various variants. The car is powered by 3.9 L Twin Turbo-Charged V8 Engine. This engine is capable of producing power of 449 kW at 8000 rpm and a torque of 760 Nm at 3000 rpm. The type transmission of this car is automatic with 7 gears. The caar has dual-Clutch F1 Gear Box.

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So The wheel type of the car is 5 Spoke Alloy Wheel with size of 20 inch. The fuel capacity of the car is 78 L and it gives mileage of 8.77 kmpl. The car is available in red, blue and 17 other colors. The body of the 488 has been designed to increase down force by 50% over the 458 while reducing aerodynamic drag. The car was designed by Flavio Manzoni and won the Red Dot "Best of the Best" awards for Product Design in 2016. The car has power steering. The steering type is Electric power steering.

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ferrari 488 - Variarnts

  • Ferrai 488 Spider - The Ferrari 488 Spider is a two-seat open top variant of the 488 with a folding hardtop, similar to its predecessor. Ferrari released pictures of the 488 Spider at the end of July 2015, and the car debuted at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2015.
  • Ferrari 488 Pista - On 6 March 2018, Ferrari unveiled the 488 Pista at the Geneva Motor Show. The Pista's design was influenced by the 488 GTE and 488 Challenge race variants. The car has received many mechanical and exterior modifications to make it more capable than the 488 GTB.
  • Ferrai 488 Pista spider - The convertible variant of the 488 Pista was unveiled at the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The Spider retains the same engine generating the same power output as the coupe and hence resulting in the same performance as the coupe counterpart according to the manufacturer. 

There were many other variants like 488 Pista Piloti Ferrari. Also There were some special models Ferrari J50. Ferrari 488 GTE and GT3 were motorsport models.

So, That's all about the ferrari 488 GT. Tell us your opinion about this car in the comment section below.

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