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Ferrari 488 ‘GTO’ spotted, with 812 Superfast KERS prototype (video)

Jul 05, 2017

Ferrari has been spotted testing a mysterious prototype out on the Nurburgring. We know it’s wearing a 488 body, but some are predicting it to be the successor to the 458 Speciale, potentially adopting the...

Australian vehicle sales for March 2017 – HiLux storms ahead

Apr 05, 2017

The Australian VFACTS sales figures for new vehicle registrations for March, 2017, have been released. And for the second month in a row, total SUV sales have overtaken total passenger car sales (includes sports cars)....

Misha Designs plans epic Ferrari 488 GTB aero kits

Jan 27, 2017

Misha Designs has announced two stunning bodykit plans for the already-gorgeous Ferrari 488 GTB that give the prancing horse that FXX K treatment, at a fraction of the price. First up, the disappointing news; Misha’s...

Ferrari J50 special edition celebrates 50 years in Japan

Dec 13, 2016

Ferrari has revealed a unique special edition to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ferrari in Japan. It’s called, fittingly, the Ferrari J50. The J50 is based on the 488 Spider, featuring a 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8...

Ferrari 488 Challenge race car debuts with turbo V8

Dec 05, 2016

The track-based version of the Ferrari 488 GTB was unveiled today at Daytona, replacing the 458 Challenge. The 488 Challenge features a version of the road car’s 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 worked to 500kW. These improvements...

Ferrari 488 GTB laps Nurburgring in 7:21.63 (video)

Nov 11, 2016

A German publication has taken a Ferrari 488 GTB around the Nurburgring and recorded a time three seconds faster than the iconic Ferrari Enzo. With the European winter fast approaching, Sport Auto managed to sneak...

Ferrari 488 Challenge racer spotted testing at Monza (video)

Jun 30, 2016

Ferrari appears to be preparing a race-spec version of the new 488 GTB supercar, having been spotted testing in Italy only days ago. Pundits are alluding to the possibility of this being the next Challenge,...

Novitec turns up the turbo on the Ferrari 488 GTB

Jun 08, 2016

The Ferrari 488 GTB has received a power makeover from our friends over at Novitec Rosso, pushing output up to megacar-like 568kW. Engineers managed to extract another 76kW and 132Nm from the stock 488 GTB’s...

2016 International Engine of the Year Award winners announced

Jun 02, 2016

Cue the drumroll, the annual 2016 International Engine of the Year award winners have been revealed, with Ferrari snatching the crown from BMW and dominating the awards. That’s right, despite environmental and regulatory pressures, the...

Ferrari 458 MM Speciale revealed as one-off creation

Jun 02, 2016

Ferrari has gone all out with a one-off special called the MM based on its last true naturally aspirated V8 screamer; the 458 Speciale. The car is the handywork of Ferrari’s Styling Centre, as the...

Ferrari posts record sales in 2015; still capping production, no SUV coming

Feb 04, 2016

Ferrari has reported its yearly global sales figures for 2015, with sales up 6 per cent compared with 2014. Popularity of V8 models increased, while demand for V12 models dropped. The Italian company said in...

Stock Ferrari 488 GTB runs 10-second quarter mile (video)

Feb 03, 2016

What sort of quarter mile time can you expect from the new Ferrari 488 GTB? It seems it is a 10-second car, from the factory. Ekanoo Racing, the UAE-based tuning company that is responsible for...

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