The Italian company has presented a special version of the supercar 488 Pista, which only participants of the motorsport program Ferrari will be able to buy
Ferrari Company presented a special version of the supercar 488 Pista under the name of Piloti Ferrari on the eve of the 24-hour Le Mans 24-hour marathon. The car can be purchased only by those customers who are involved in the motorsport program of the Italian brand.
Externally from the standard supercar, the Piloti Ferrari variant can be distinguished thanks to the Italian flag along the body, and also at the number “51”. He gives a reference to the car Ferrari 488 GTE, which won last year in the endurance race WEC in the team and personal classification.
The novelty also received a rear spoiler of unpainted carbon and a lining of air intakes from the same material. In the decoration of the salon, trimmed with alcantara, the theme is used with the Italian tricolor, which appeared on the seats, padded “petals” and rugs.
As for the technical component, it remained unchanged. Coupe Ferrari 488 Pista was presented in March at the Geneva Motor Show. In the design of the car increased the share of the use of composite materials, due to which the mass of the car decreased by almost 90 kg – up to 1280 kilograms. In addition, for the Ferrari 488 Pista developed a new body kit, which improved aerodynamic performance by 20%.
Ferrari 488 Pista equipped with an upgraded 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8 engine, developing 720 hp and 770 Nm of torque. A more powerful engine and a reduced mass will allow the 488 Pista coupe to accelerate from place to “hundred” in 2.85 seconds – 0.2 seconds faster than the 488 GTB.