Ferrari has launched their 488 GTB in India at an ex-showroom price of RS 3.88 Lakhs ex-showroom India.
- 488 GTB’s launch took place at Ferrari’s Select Cars dealership in Delhi.
- They claim that all that power can be controlled by drivers of all abilities.
- 488 is the unitary displacement and GTB full forms to Gran Turismo Berlinetta.
- 488 GTB brings turbocharging into the range.
488 GTB is powered by a 3902 cc V8-90 degree turbocharged engine which churns out 670 hp of massive power at 8000 rpm and earth-shattering 760 Nm of peak torque at 3000 rpm. It is mated to a 7 gear F1 dual-clutch gearbox which features Variable Boost Management (it can distribute torque optimally).
In terms of performance, Ferrari claims a 0 to 100 kmph sprint in just 3 seconds whereas it takes only 8.3 seconds to reach that 200 kmph mark. The 488 GTB can register a top speed of over 330 kmph!
488 GTB measures 4568 mm in length, 1952 mm in width and is 1213 mm high and has a dry weight of 1370 kg.
Currently, Ferrari operates in India through two dealerships – one in Delhi and the other one in Mumbai. They already have the entry California T, 458 Spider and range topping F12 Berlinetta on sale.