Two Topless Prancing Horses
We knew a topless Ferrari 812 Superfast was coming, however now the corporate has revealed two new topless automobiles—the F8 Spider and the 812 GTS. The 812 GTS is the primary full-production front-engine convertible Ferrari for the reason that Daytona Spider about 50 years in the past. The F8 Spider is the drop-top model of the mid-engine F8 Tributo. Each are insanely stunning automobiles.
The F8 Spider
The F8 Spider has a two-piece roof that folds away in a mere 14 seconds. That is mid-engine drop-top motoring carried out proper. The place the F8 Tributo’s glass engine cowl was, the automobile will get some flying buttresses. The engine within the F8 Spider is hidden from view, however apart from an S duct on the entrance, the automobile is just about the identical because the F8 Tributo. In different phrases, beautiful.
In relation to the automobile’s mechanical and technical facets, there isn’t a lot completely different than the F8 Tributo. The F8 Spider will get a three.9-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. The engine makes 710 hp and 569 lb-ft of torque. The corporate claims there’s no turbo lag both, which means you’ll have energy on demand with out hesitation.
The automobile additionally will get issues like Ferrari’s Adaptive Efficiency Launch and Facet Slip Management which can be on the F8 Tributo. Now that the F8 Spider is right here, there’s just one query. Would you like a retractable roof or not?
The 812 GTS
In case you’re after a front-engine drop-top Ferrari, you then’ll love the 812 GTS. The automobile presents a convertible hardtop that retracts out of the way in which in simply 14 seconds. You may fold the factor at speeds as much as 28 mph, too. A few buttressed tonneau covers. The rear is the place many of the styling variations come. The remainder of the automobile is just about the identical because the coupe.
Constructed utilizing the 812 Superfast as the premise for the automobile, the 812 GTS presents a 6.5-liter V12 naturally aspirated engine that makes 787 hp and 529 lb-ft of torque. The Zero-62 mph time for the drop-top 812 is claimed to be underneath three seconds. The automobile will make it to 124 mph in simply eight.three seconds.
The 812 GTS has been designed from an aerodynamics standpoint to cut back as a lot undesirable noise as doable. This implies you need to have the ability to drive, hear the V12 scream, and smile all day lengthy.