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17:55  07 march  2018
17:55  07 march  2018 Source:   driving.ca

Report: Ferrari 488 GTO Will be Faster Than a LaFerrari

  Report: Ferrari 488 GTO Will be Faster Than a LaFerrari Details appear to leak on Ferrari fan pageThe Ferrari 488 GTB is a very good driver's car. In fact, we recently declared it the Best Driver's Car. But just because it's already fantastic doesn't mean it can't improve. And if the latest alleged leak is to be believed, Ferrari has an updated version in the works that will take everything we love about the 488 GTB and make it even better. It's even rumored to be faster than the LaFerrari hypercar.

What is it? The 488 Pista (meaning “ track ” in English) is the successor to Ferrari ’s V8-powered special series — the 360 Challenge Stradale, 430 Scuderia and 458 Speciale — and it’s imbued with some serious technology.

Photo by Carscoop The introduction of the Ferrari 488 Pista has been closely related to leaks, with multiple such episodes finally being followed by an official online release. 3 wks ago: Ferrari fine - tunes the 488 with track - focused Pista version - Driving.ca.

What is it? The 488 Pista (meaning “track” in English) is the successor to Ferrari’s V8-powered special series — the 360 Challenge Stradale, 430 Scuderia and 458 Speciale — and it’s imbued with some serious technology. The mechanicals, adaptive dampers, dynamics, and aerodynamics were derived from the 488 GTE and 488 Challenge race cars. To improve performance it was put on a diet — it is 90 kilograms lighter than the 488 GTB thanks to the use of carbon-fibre in places like the intake plenum.

This Might be the Ferrari 488 GTO

  This Might be the Ferrari 488 GTO Leaked long before you were supposed to see itFor almost a year, we've heard rumors that Ferrari is developing a track-focused version of the 488 GTB. Nothing has been confirmed yet, but as much as we enjoy driving the regular 488, the possibility of a lighter, more powerful, hardcore version certainly has our attention. Supposedly, the new car, potentially called the 488 GTO, is scheduled to be revealed at this year's Geneva Motor Show, but it looks like a photo has already leaked.

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The name “ Pista ” is Italian for “ track ” and is a direct homage to Ferrari ’s unparalleled heritage in motor sports. This additional level of control further fine - tunes the 488 Pista ’s performance through, and powering out of, corners making the car’s handling even more effortless, intuitive and predictable.

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Why does it matter? The 488 Pista’s 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 produces 711 horsepower (up 50 hp) and 568 pound-feet of torque at 3,000 rpm. With a dry curb weight of 1,280 kg, the Pista has a power-to-weight ratio of just 1.8 kg of Prancing Horse per horsepower. The monster output brings a run to 100 km/h of 2.85 seconds and a top speed of 340 km/h! That is on par with the LaFerrari flagship.

To handle the speed the Pista gets a full compliment of electronic assistants including Ferrari Dynamic Enhancer. This new system adjusts the brake pressure at the calipers — think brake-based torque vectoring. Likewise, the Slideslip Angle Control system now has a drift mode. Factor in the 20 per cent improvement in downforce and you have a formidable missile.

Well This Certainly Looks Like The New Ferrari 488 GTO

  Well This Certainly Looks Like The New Ferrari 488 GTO Ferrari’s current mid-engined V8 sports car, the 488, doesn’t yet have an amped-up version like the 348 GT Competizione, 360 Challenge Stradale, the F430 Scuderia and the 458 Speciale that preceded it. And this latest teaser video definitely shows something.Ferrari’s current mid-engined V8 sports car, the 488, doesn’t yet have an amped-up version like the 348 GT Competizione, 360 Challenge Stradale, the F430 Scuderia and the 458 Speciale that preceded it. And this latest teaser video definitely shows... something.

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Ferrari fine - tunes the 488 with track - focused Pista version . A new track-ready Ferrari 488 designed to replace the 458 Speciale has been officially unveiled ahead of its Geneva debut, showing us the company's next top-tier supercar.

When will Canada get it? The Ferrari 488 Pista is heading to Canada — when is to be determined.

Should you buy it? The 488 GTB is a stunning ride with tenacious handling and blinding speed. The Pista takes the basics and amps everything up, including the glorious exhaust tone. All of this takes the Pista to the next level — I’ll have mine in Giallo Modena!

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