Ferrari California: A Must Have Car

A grand sports touring car manufactured by the Ferrari known as the Ferrari California. The Ferrari California is a 2+2 two door hard top convertible. The Ferrari California is engineered by a gasoline injector which is placed in front mid 2600cu in 43. L V8 with four sixty PS which is 338 kW with 454 horsepower engine. The coupe stimulates the name California which was earlier used for the 1950s Ferrari GT 250.

The first sight of the Ferrari California

The Ferrari California was introduced to the world in the year 2008 at the Paris motor show. According to the rumors in the industry the Ferrari California was naturally begin the concept of the coupe for a Maserati, but the expenses that resulted to manufacture a coupe that led the fiat group to name it as a free so that high cost purchase can be easily justified. But the Ferrari denied the proposal. The Ferrari California represents a 4th model and a new range for the big company.

The Ferrari California sports car was manufactured in an entirely new line of production which was adjacent to the current factory located in Maranello. The current production line is producing twenty seven vehicles in a day and six thousand cars in one year.

Features of the California

It has a top velocity of 310 km per hour which is 193 mph and the acceleration is from 0-100 km per hour which is sixty two mph in three point nine seconds. Although one eighty kilograms that is three ninety seven lbs heavier and thirty PS twenty two KW thirty horse power engine which is less powerful than the F430 which has a midsized engine. The Ferrari California reaches the speed of the 60 mph that is ninety seven lm per hour in the same time as the coupe F430 do because of the dual clutch transmission.

Photo Gallery of Ferrari California

Technical Characteristics of Ferrari California

Technical Characteristics of 2008 Ferrari California produced by Ferrari (IT).

Body Type Drop-head coupe (cabriolet; convertible) 2 doors / 2 seats
Weight 1735 Kg
Length 4563 mm
Height 1308 mm
Wheelbase 2670 mm
Front Track 1630 mm
Rear Track 1605 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 78 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment longitudinal
Drive Wheels Rear wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System direct petrol injection
Max Power 460HP (338 kW) @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 485Nm @ 5000 rpm
CO2 Emissions 305.6 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 4297 cc
Bore 94 mm
Stroke 77 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 8 IN V
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 32
Compression Ratio 12.2:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes VeDi-S-ABS
Standard Wheels n/a
Standard Tyres 245/40 ZR 19 / 285/40 ZR 19
Suspension Front I.DW.
Suspension Rear I.MultiLi.
Transmission automatic
Number of gears 7
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h n/a
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 10.1 l/100km
Road 6.9 l/100km
Mixt 8.1 l/100km