Ferrari F430 Spider

Maximum Power
at 8,500rpm
Maximum Torque
4.3 Liter
V8 Naturally Aspirated
Maximum Speed

Years in Production: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009

The Ferrari F430 Spider is a highly innovative convertible designed with cutting-edge technologies. The open-air experience is attained with a fully automatic electric soft top that folds away inside a space above the engine bay, and the powerful mid-engine can still be viewed from every angle at all times. Yet another modern classic, finding a Ferrari F430 Spider for sale near Chicago is a golden opportunity for anyone who craves a unique driving experience.

Ferrari F430 Spider Specs

  • Engine: Naturally Aspirated 4.3L V8
  • Horsepower: 483 hp @ 8,500 rpm
  • Torque: 343 lb-ft @ 5,250 rpm
  • Top Speed: 193 mph


Ferrari F430 Spider Performance Features and Aerodynamics

The F430 Spider sports a naturally aspirated 4.3L V8 that produces 483 hp at 8,500 rpm and 343 lb-ft of torque at 5,250 rpm, achieving a top speed of 193 mph. That said, the performance of the F430 Spider has as much to do with its aerodynamics as with its engine and construction.

Pininfarina, Ferrari’s Head of Design, and Ferrari’s Gestione Sportiva F1 Racing Division worked together in creating the F430 Spider. The Spider’s all-aluminum bodywork and chassis have been strengthened, and two roll bars are integrated into the windshield for guaranteed safety. The historic inspiration for the dual-air intakes and contours on the front of the 430 Spider came from the legendary Ferrari 156 F1. The intakes with wing mirrors and twin mounting arms improve downforce and direct the air toward the underbody. The Ferrari Enzo was the inspiration for the rear styling. In order to achieve these meticulous aerodynamics, the spoiler was incorporated into the end of the engine cover, new larger rear intakes emphasize the aggressive muscular positioning, and a new rear diffuser is incorporated into the bumper.

Everything in the F430 Spider works together to generate airflow, increase downforce, and improve cooling of the transmission and brakes. The carbon ceramic discs provide incredible stopping power even in the most challenging situations. In order to attain maximum performance from the F430’s V8 engine, a light flat-plane crankshaft is used, allowing for sharper response to achieve higher revs and outputs.

The F430 also attained one of the world’s prime innovations for a production car with the integration of the electronic differential (E-Diff). E-Diff was initially developed for Ferrari F1 single-seaters. The E-Diff technology found on the F430 Spider ensures maximum stability and traction in all conditions by distributing drive to the wheels.



Ferrari F430 Spider Interior Design

The interior cockpit of the Ferrari F430 Spider features the newest technology. Comfort and luxury are easily achieved as a result of the slimmer central tunnel and larger cabin. The rev counter is displayed in either red or yellow and the inserts on the dash with personalizations of carbon-fiber or aluminum.

The dashboard has been completely redesigned and all controls are easily placed within reach. The F430 Spider’s steering wheel displays the manettino lever and the starter button. The manettino assists drivers in adjusting the electronics suspension, stability control and traction control to five settings:

  • Ice
  • Low Grip
  • Sport
  • Race
  • CST

Find a Ferrari F430 Spider for Sale Near Chicago

The Ferrari F430 Spider provides a thrilling open-air experience, and getting the chance to buy one is not to be missed. Even if you’re in Indianapolis or Milwaukee, we can help you acquire the F430 Spider you’ve been looking for. To inquire about how to purchase this unique supercar, contact Continental AutoSports Ferrari.

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