The new Ferrari 488 GTB supercar

In early February 2014 the Italian supercar manufacturer Ferrari presented a new coupe 488 GTB – its world premiere took place in March at the Geneva Motor Show in 2015. In fact, the new Ferrari 488 GTB is a modernized version of the model 458 Italia, which replaced aspirated to turbo. Outside the 488 GTB from all angles reminiscent of the source, but the differences are not accumulated so little. Front car got a new front bumper with larger air intakes and spoiler double. It catches the eye as other wings and boot lid, reissued side sills and large air vents in the rear wings. Foods lost original features of its predecessor with three tailpipes of the exhaust system in the middle. Exhaust 488 GTB for Ferrari with two round tailpipes and a diffuser developed more like a modification of the 458 Speciale. Audits have undergone and lights that have become all-LED.
The difference in the interior is not so essential. Inside 488 GTB slightly changed form of ducts and location of some buttons. In general, the architecture of all the key elements remain the same.

Specifications. Overall length of the Ferrari 488 GTB is 4568 mm, width – 1952, height – 1 213. The dry weight of the supercar is 1370 kg, and the weight distribution of the axes came to 46.5 53.5 to the rear. The company paid serious attention to the finalization of aerodynamics supercar, achieving reductions in drag to a value of 1.67 (best among all models of Ferrari) and increasing the level of downforce by 50% compared to its predecessor. Assist the active aerodynamic elements and the blown diffuser, an idea borrowed from the Formula 1 car. The Ferrari 488 GTB movement brings a new 3.9-liter V8 with two turbochargers, 670 horsepower outstanding (at 8000 rev/min) and 760 Nm (from 3000 rev/min) torque. From zero to a hundred Ferrari 488 GTB is accelerated for 3,0 seconds, and the mark of 200 km/h 8.3 seconds later overcome. after the start. The maximum speed reaches 330 kilometers per hour. For comparison, the 570-strong Italy with 4.5 liter V8 atmospheric accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h for 3.4 sec. According to the manufacturer, the new coupe rides circle on the test track at Fiorano in 1 minute and 23 seconds, which is 0.5 seconds. faster 605-strong version of the Ferrari 458 Speciale and two seconds exceeds the result of the usual Italian. Average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is claimed 11.4 l/100 km and emissions of carbon dioxide CO2 – 260 g/km. In addition, the Ferrari 488 GTB debuted upgraded version control system sideslip SSC2 (Side Slip Angle Control 2) to give the ability to automatically adjust the operation of the active dampers and gives the driver reliable handling when cornering at high speed. It is promoted as an electronically differential E-Diff and advanced traction control F1-Trac. Information on the date of commencement of sales and prices for the Ferrari 488 GTB yet. It is expected that an open version of the model will be presented in the fall at the motor show in Frankfurt 2015.

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