At last year's Geneva International Motor Show, Ferrari unveiled a new model that is the evolution of the 458 Italia and his strength draws from the engine with a turbocharger. Although the era of turbo engines already passed time but the Ferrari 488 GTB it does not approve.
The 2016 Ferrari 488 GTB (Gran Turismo Berlinetta) has engine which is a centrally mounted V8 with two turbochargers - for the first time since the legendary F40, who was a 28 years ago. This is a brand new V8 engine - 90 ° Turbo, displacement of 3902cc, which develops 670 hp (492 kW) at 8000 rpm and a maximum torque of 760 Nm at 3000 rpm mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox and variable torque distribution system of torque. A top speed of over 330 km / h while acceleration 0-100 km / h achieved in 3 seconds. Fuel consumption is 11.4 liters / 100 km and CO2 emissions of 260 g / km.
The new generation of stability control and electronic shutter differential is improved the car's behavior, good agility delivers because of reduced mass - 1370 kg, and well distributed weight compared 46.5% front - 53.5% rear.
The new Ferrari 488 GTB exterior design partly benefited from the old model 458 Italia and yet some features borrowed from the 308 GTB and many parts of the body fit discreetly custom for a needs of powerful engine. In order to have a fresh look observed a bumpers and wheel arches that are sleek, redesigned diffuser, front and rear lights get a new look, while side air intakes round off the overall appearance.
The interior is of course extremely sports which did not suffer major changes, apart from the instrument panel, which has new features that are trimmed and show condition at all speeds, the ventilation holes are placed at an angle, integrated navigation and some switches have been reorganized.
The overall impression is more than excellent and it certainly will confirm and fans of Ferrari.