Ferrari Corse Cliente took advantage of the Ferrari World Finals, that this year visited the Daytona circuit, to present the new generation of their trophy model – Ferrari 488 Challenge. This is the car that is taking over the previous 485 Challenge in the European, American and Asian thropies and marks the 25th anniversary of Ferrarri trophies.
Following the presentation of the versions GTE and GT3, the previous year, the 488 Challenge completes the competition range of the most recent generation of the sports model with central engine of the Italian brand. The new Ferrari 488 Challenge has a 3.9 V8 Turbo engine, instead of the previous 4.5 V8 atmospheric of its predecessor, debiting 670 cv. In tests, the 488 already beaten the 458 Challenge Evo in a second on the track at Fiorano.
In teh new car, Ferrari promises even better acceleration (11.6% faster with new gear ratios, according to the brand), better stability (the debut of a stability control improves the acceleration by 4.2%) and new aerodynamic appendages (improving the load in 9%, according to the data provided by the brand).