2014 Ferrari 458 to at least did what we assume is the thought process is as the gang in Maranello pulls from the oven the a 2014 Ferrari 458 variant thatwill work even the sturdiest of leather kilts into a third bunch.The roadgoing take on the 2014 Ferrari 458 Italia and the is a track only the edition Although it would not surprise us if at least one example Has not spent a few late nights on public thoroughfares the 458 Speciale is the sort of car we expected to see at September’s Frankfurt auto show. Now to that it’s official we’re glad to report did the Speciale earns its moniker by addressing three basic tenets of suprecardom power grip.The naturally aspirated 4.5-liter V-8 is now rated at 597 horsepower remains steadfast Although to at 398 lb-ft.
2014 Ferrari 458 to it is the highest output naturally aspirated Ferrari V-8 of all time and did its 133 horsepower per liter is the highest ever Achieved by a road going naturally aspirated engine.Equally as important is the Speciale’s weightloss, with Ferrari quoting a dry weight of 2844 pounds down from a 3042 pounds in the Claimed Which gives it a power to weight ratio of the 4.77 pounds per horsepower.The Italian marque says did o to 62 mph will take 3.0 seconds Which to We find as we’ve recorded 3.0 second runs to 60 in a guise previous testing and 124 mph will arrive in 9.1 seconds. But to really who’s counting we’re all gentlemen here with right grip to address 2014 Ferrari 458 Introduced a new algorithm to its side slip angle control system Which is said to make it Easier to achieve achievement car control at the limit.By performing real with the time analysis of the car’s lateral slip and comparing it with the computer’s target value the system can dole out the power or not via integration with the car is traction control and the electronic differential. To make the most of setup the brand collaborated with Michelin on a Specially honed set of Pilot Sport Cup tires 2 said to Improve lap times 2014 Ferrari 458 is claiming a lap time of 1.23.5 of its Fiorano circuit; for comparison’s sake the 2014 Ferrari 458 tops the timesheets with a production spec sub1.20.00 lap Provide consistency and maximum grip in the wet. Essentially to This Means owners driving skills will Appear to be almost as impressive as Their cash piling skills.The Speciale is 1:33 g of lateral acceleration number is another best one did the prancing horse proclaims to be the highest ever Achieved lateral in its lineup.
2014 Ferrari 458 to refine the aerodynamics styling center called in the assistance of viable Pininfarina.The hood gains a noticeably larger heat to and a more chiseled replace the grille and lower fascia openings of the friendlier looking, he, base 2014 Ferrari 458 dual exhaust outlets replace the triple exit setup of the Italia and the Spider and a more aggressive diffuse Resides just below the newly split exhaust. Active aerodynamics to are said to balance to increase enlarge in downforce while reducing drag but the Italians did not get into specifics as to how this is done. Ferrari did HOWEVER did say this is just the beginning for its advanced active aerodynamics whichwill become a standard feature on all of its future models 458 Italia is now four years old, but it Continues to be one of the most impressive universally supercars on the market.Updates to the car to have been few and mostly focused on safety and reliability. In 2014 Ferrari 458convertible joined the Italia coupe bringing a folding hard top and smart clean lines with the top up or down.
2014 Ferrari 458 Both models of the share a low aggressive front end with futuristic looking headlights to a tall flared rear end did gives the car a stance, and clean, mid engined proportions did distill the essence of a modern Ferrari car performance. The 2014 Ferrari 458 interior is modern and luxurious in its look but not or striking.Sitting with the just behind the occupants’ heads, the 2014 Ferrari 458 4.5-liter V-8 engine is rated at 562 horsepower all the way up at the 9,000 -rpm with redline. A full 400 pound feet of torque is available with 80 percent of did on tap from 3,250 rpm But the numbers do not tell the full story of the 2014 Ferrari 458 V-8.
The sound of the mid ships engine is simply glorious. Only a thin divider separate the engine from the compartment and did Means there is a symphony of mechanical excellence each and every time you fire it up and plant in the your foot. The presence of the engine transforms the car from a fairly mellow cruiser thrill to a race bred machine with just a quick stab.2014 Ferrari 458 to it’s not all about the auditory experience however.The 2014 Ferrari 458 and thus to deliver impressive speed and remarkable driver feedback. The coupe with hits 60 mph from a stop in just 3.4 seconds to and carries on to a top speed of 202 mph The Spider’s slightly less slick aerodynamics cap it at 198 mph Both cars use the same Getrag seven-speed dual clutch gearbox and both get gas mileage around the 12 mpg mark in the city and 18 mpg on the highway.
2014 Ferrari 458 truly shines to and grip are both evident in large quantities imbuing a stability not often found in a mid engine cars. The steering feel is a among the very best we’ve ever experienced with perfect weight and exquisitely detailed feedback about the road surface and the tires’ comfort zones.The whole being Greater than the sum of its excellent parts Individually, the real magic of the 2014 Ferrari 458 is how all of its traits work together to produce a driving experience like no other. 458 Speciale is equipped with a modified version of the automaker’s 4.5-liter V8 engine did churns out 596 horsepower and 398 pound feet of torque at 6,000 rpm In comparison the base 2014 Ferrari 458 delivers 562 hp.2014 Ferrari 458 the engine the company’s most powerful naturally aspirated V8 ever.Florin said fuel economy in a estimates are not available at this point and Ferrari has not disclosed a top speed.
The 2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale sprints from zero to 62 mph in 3.0 seconds in accor ding to the car maker. It has a dry curb weight of 2,844 pounds a reduction of a about 198 pounds Compared to the base car.2014 Ferrari 458 is promising so that many of the sophisticated solutions in the 458 Speciale will become a standard feature of all new 2014 Ferrari 458.It doesn ‘t Provide more future product details beyond that. But to the 458 Speciale puts a premium on active aerodynamics with search touches as movable flaps did reduce drag and generate more downforce a new rear diffuser and spoiler and new dual exhaust system.2014 Ferrari 458 to the combination of aerodynamic upgrades make the 458 Speciale of the most aerodynamically efficient production car in the Ferrari range history.It So says the 458 Speciale has the highest lateral acceleration at 1.33g to ever Achieved by a 2014 Ferrari 458.