Presented racing coupe Ferrari 488 GTE and 488 GT3

Ferrari has introduced two new car, built on the basis of model 488 GTB. Car presentation took place at the festival of Finali Mondiali 2015 took place on the Italian circuit of Mugello. New racing coupe received designation 488 GT3 and the Ferrari 488 GTE.
Both versions are equipped with the same 3.9-liter turbocharged V8, which in standard 488 GTB produces 670 hp For the 488 GT3 Coupe unit derated to 550 “horses”. As for the version of the GTE 488, the engine returns to this modification was Ferrari 485 forces.
Both car built on an aluminum chassis and have a steel safety cage. In addition, they received a reduced clearance, and the adjustable rear wing and a massive diffuser.
The head of the sports department Ferrari Antonello Coletta believes that the Italian experts managed to significantly improve the car’s aerodynamics. For this indicator, the new coupe racing visibly superior to its predecessor in the face of 458 Evoluzione the Challenge Italia.
In the next five years the company plans to build about 150 Ferrari 488 GT3 cars and 488 GTE for participation in endurance WEC races, as well as a number of other events taking place in different countries.


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