Feb 24, 2015
The Ferrari 488 GTB’s new 3902 cc V8 turbo has amazing power output, torque and response times. The engine unleashes 670 cv at 8,000 rpm along with 760 Nm of maximum torque in 7th gear, and a response time to the accelerator of 0.8 seconds at 2,000 rpm. These stats allow the 488 to accelerate from 0-124 mph in an astonishing 8.3 seconds.
The gearbox features “Variable Torque Management” which unleashes the engine’s massive torque smoothly, and the 488’s aerodynamics is also worth mentioning; it's 1.67 efficiency figure is a new record for Ferrari, Innovations on the car that contribute to this are a double front spoiler, base bleed side intakes and, at the rear, active aerodynamics coupled with a blown spoiler.
The Ferrari 488 GTB will make its world debut at the International Geneva Motor Show in March.