Ferrari 488 Specs

March 31st, 2020 by

Ferrari 488 Pista on the track
The Ferrari 488 represents a new chapter in the history of Prancing Horse V8-powered supercars. It takes its inspiration from a classic Ferrari model designation — the 308 GTB and F40 — and the Ferrari 488’s specs showcase its world-class capability. As a return to the classic naming convention, there’s a nod to the past; but with up to 661 horsepower, this track-focused supercar blazes a trail into the future.

Ferrari 488 GTB Specs

  • Engine: Twin-Turbo 3.9L V8
  • Horsepower: 661 hp @ 8,000 rpm
  • Torque: 561 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000 rpm
  • Top Speed: 205 mph
  • Acceleration: 0 – 62 mph in 3.0 seconds

The 488 GTB, standing for Gran Turismo Berlinetta one-ups the 308 GTB from which it takes its name with a twin-turbo 3.9L engine — an engine used throughout the 488 lineup, and which has been named International Engine of the Year on multiple occasions.
Parked Ferrari 488 GTB

Ferrari 488 Spider Specs

  • Engine: Twin-Turbo 3.9L V8
  • Horsepower: 661 hp @ 8,000 rpm
  • Torque: 561 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000 rpm
  • Top Speed: 205 mph
  • Acceleration: 0 – 62 mph in 3.0 seconds

The 488 Spider takes everything amazing about the 488 GTB and adds an F1-inspired double spoiler and a power hardtop, allowing you to enjoy the wind in your hair whether you’re on the track or cruising the highways from St. Louis to Indianapolis.

Ferrari 488 Pista Specs

  • Engine: Twin-Turbo 3.9L V8
  • Horsepower: 710 hp @ 8,000 rpm
  • Torque: 568 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000 rpm
  • Top Speed: 211 mph
  • Acceleration: 0 – 60 mph in 2.85 seconds

Pista means “race track” in Italian, so it should come as no surprise that the 488 Pista is a performance-focused special series edition of the 488 GTB. Enhancements include increased power output, aerodynamic improvements such as an F1-syle S-duct, and improved top speed and acceleration.

Ferrari 488 Pista Spider Specs

  • Engine: Twin-Turbo 3.9L V8
  • Horsepower: 710 hp @ 8,000 rpm
  • Torque: 568 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000 rpm
  • Top Speed: 211 mph
  • Acceleration: 0 – 60 mph in 2.85 seconds

A convertible adaptation of the track-focused 488 Pista, the 488 Pista Spider adds a power-folding hardtop to let you embrace the outside world while you’re behind the wheel of a truly world-class supercar.

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