Can the F40 myth win in a straight line against the Ferrari 488 Pista and its twin-turbo V8? Video response!
We have become accustomed to regularly showing you videos in which the current competitors compete in a straight line. Today it is not about rivals but rather a generational showdown between the legendary Ferrari F40 on the one hand and the recent 488 Pista on the other.
Can the old one beat the young guard of the Maranello constructor? We must admit that this would be very surprising. However, as soon as the British flag – which serves as a checkered flag – is lowered, it is the F40 that comes out strongest from the starting line! Can she keep up the pace until the finish? Discover without further delay the video of this match between the F40 and the 488 Pista!
V8 biturbo vs V8 biturbo
Small point on the respective technical sheets. For the record, the Ferrari F40 receives a 2.9-liter twin-turbo V8 engine developing a power of 478 horsepower and a maximum torque of 576 Nm. With a weight of only 1,369 kilos on the scale, the exercise of acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h takes 4.1 seconds. A time that seems high in today's world of supercars …
Only 16 kilos of difference between F40 and 488 Pista
With its powerful 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8 engine (720 horsepower and 770 Nm), the Ferrari 488 Pista indeed delivers the same exercise in just 2.85 seconds … It must be said that the transalpine manufacturer has managed to limit the weight of its sporty at 1,385 kilos …
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