| || ||Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|23rd August 2014, 15:57||#1|
Distinguished - BHPian
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Trivandrum, KL
Thanked: 4,634 Times
2015 Ferrari 458 to go Turbo! Spotted Testing
Yes, the word from the vine is that the 2015 Ferrari 458, dubbed unofficially the 458M is to go with a 3.8-litre Turbocharged V8 instead of the present 4.5-litre NA V8. The horse count is also rumored to go up to 670.
The absolute first testmule has been spotted and now it visibly looks very similar to the current car except for the Speciale-esque dual exhausts.
|23rd August 2014, 22:43||#2|
Join Date: Dec 2013
Thanked: 164 Times
re: 2015 Ferrari 458 to go Turbo! Spotted Testing
This is indeed sad news for us Purists, looking at the California T , I wouldn't be Surprised if the Prancing horse losses its eargasmic exhaust note due to the Turbos but the power gain on the other hand is Welcoming News.
Hope they still retain the NA V8 and achieve better results ofcourse with an eargasmic exhaust note.
|The following BHPian Thanks #enzowho for this useful post:|
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Ferrari 488 GTB - The 458 replacement with turbo||deetjohn||The International Automotive Scene||24||2nd June 2016 22:22|
|The all new Ferrari 458 Italia!||theragingbull||The International Automotive Scene||102||24th September 2014 07:57|
|First Crash - Ferrari 458 Italia ! (Already??)||Scorcher||The International Automotive Scene||33||25th February 2014 21:01|
|Spotted at Bombay Cargo - Ferrari 458 Challenge (GT racecar)||dominator||Super-Cars & Imports in India||131||6th March 2013 20:02|
|Mclaren MP4-12C OR Ferrari 458 Italia||Stratos||The International Automotive Scene||43||10th May 2011 12:57|