Italian luxury sports car Ferrari has released the first pictures and technical details of the model 458 Speciale for 2014. Compared to the standard 458 Italia, engineers from the model 2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale managed to get away from the engine an additional 35 horsepower.
2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale design
When we talk about the design of the Ferrari models, in the design of this model for the session with a studio Pininfarina. As a result, a series of stylistic interventions, such as front and rear aerodynamic elements that automatically adapt to driving reducing drag and giving the car a better grip. This is not the only improvement in this model.
The 2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale and a Side Slip Angle Control (SSC) system that controls the sideways drift and redistributes power between the drive wheels. With this solution has significantly improved the safety of this model. For best performance, the car is equipped with specially designed Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires, which provide maximum grip on wet surfaces, which also contributes to greater safety car.
2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale engine
When we talk about the powertrain should be noted that the famous 4.5-liter V8 now develops 605 hp (445 kW) at 9,000 r / min and maximum torque of 540 Nm. Ferrari says that in this way, this engine became the most powerful naturally aspirated engine in their production models, with almost 135 HP (99 kW) per liter displacement. Of course, this was reflected in the performance, and the 1,290-pound car is able to accelerate to mph in just 3 seconds, while top speed of 200 km / h is reached in 9.1 seconds. All this has contributed to that classifies performance of this model is really impressive and another thing to go in favor of it. 2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale visit round the Fiorano test track in 1 minute and 23.5 seconds, which is faster by 1.5 as compared to the model Italia.
2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale release date
Ferrari’s new car will debut at the Motor Show in Frankfurt in September 2013.