Sunday, January 21, 2018

Ferrari 458 Speciale

The Ferrari 458 Italia is a mid-engined sports car which replaced the Ferrari F430. It was first officially unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. It was replaced by the Ferrari 488, which was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2015. The 458 Speciale (2013–2015) is the top performing 458 Italia. Power increased to 597 hp at 9,000 rpm. Electronic systems were updated too, introducing side slip angle control (SSC) to improve car control on the limit.

The 458 Speciale won Top Gear's Supercar of the Year 2013.
The 458 won many awards including "Car of the Year 2009" and "Supercar of the Year". Motor Trend awarded it the title of "Best Driver's Car" in 2011.