Ferrari 458: Reasons Of Buying This Car

The Italian sports car manufacturers produced a midsized sports car which was named as the Ferrari 458 Italia which replaced another sport car Ferrari F430. At the Frankfurt motor show the 458 Italia was unveiled on September fifteen in the year 2009.

Features of the 458 Italia

Italia is engineered by a 270cu in 4.5L V8 engine. The engine is derived from the Masterati and Ferrari designed producing 419kw and 562 horsepower 570 Ps at nine thousand rotation per minute at redline and 540 mm 398 lb .ft at six thousand rotation per minute with eighty percent torque at 3250 rotations per minute available. The engine also features a setup which is very first for the Ferrari that is direct fuel injection in its road cars.

At 127 PS per liter the Ferrari 458 Italia held the title of the naturally aspirated petrol engine of the highest specific output which was the first in the manufacturing of the road car. This record was again raised to the 134PS per liter by the Ferrari 458 Speciale.

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Technical Characteristics of Ferrari 458

Technical Characteristics of 2009 Ferrari 458 Italia produced by Ferrari (IT).

Body Type Fixed-head coupe 2 doors
Weight 1485 Kg
Length 4527 mm
Height 1213 mm
Wheelbase 2650 mm
Front Track 1672 mm
Rear Track 1606 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 86 liters
Engine location n/a
Engine alignment longitudinal
Drive Wheels Rear wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System direct petrol injection
Max Power 570HP (419 kW) @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 540Nm @ 6000 rpm
CO2 Emissions 307 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 4499 cc
Bore 94 mm
Stroke 81 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders n/a
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 32
Compression Ratio 12.5:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes VeDi-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 8?J x 20 / 10?J x 20
Standard Tyres 235/35 ZR 20 / 295/35 ZR 20
Suspension Front I.DW.
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 7 speed manual
Number of gears 7
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 3.4 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City n/a
Road n/a
Mixt n/a