Arrivederci, 488GTB: welcome to the Ferrari F8 Tributo

Arrivederci, 488GTB: welcome to the Ferrari F8 Tributo

That's pretty much all we know about the vehicle so far but if we had to put money on it, this is likely going to be the hybrid successor to the 488 GTB. And while Ferrari doesn't explicitly say it, the fact that it has the exact same specs as the 488 Pista hints that it could very well be the same engine.

Under the quintessential louvered Lexan engine cover, reminiscent of the legendary F40, lies a 3.9-liter twin-turbocharged V8, tuned to deliver 710hp and 568 pound-feet of torque, sent directly to the rear wheels via a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.

Designed by the Ferrari Styling Centre, the F8 Tributo is essentially a bridge to a new design language that will continue to emphasise Ferrari's key characteristics of high performance and extreme aerodynamic efficiency.

Canada opposition leader demands Trudeau quit over ethics allegations
I would strongly advise against it .' The prime minister said: "'No, no, no, we just need to find a solution'". Trudeau's longtime friend and principal secretary Gerald Butts has already resigned.

Ferrari F8 Tributo (Tribute in Italian) details have been revealed today prior to its grand unveiling at 2019 Geneva Motor Show next week. Will the next generation of mid-engine series-production Ferrari (after this one) get an all-new V8... or no V8 at all? That makes it Ferrari's most powerful V-8 series-production auto to date, and is said to be enough to rocket the Tributo to 62 miles per hour in 2.9 seconds and to a top speed of 211 miles per hour. Top speed is pegged at 340 km/h (211 mph).

So, the F8 Tributo houses the same 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 as that 488 - an engine Ferrari doesn't hesitate to remind us won International Engine of the Year Awards three years on the trot, and last year took the title of best engine of the last two decades. New brake cooling intakes up front help improve airflow.

The Ferrari F8 Tributo incorporates the latest version of Side Slip Angle Control with Ferrari Dynamic Enhancer, the latter of which here can be activated in Race mode for the first time. The smaller diameter steering wheel rim improves control, and the F8 Tributo's aero package is a track development. The S-Duct - again, another Pista refugee - has been redesigned for F8 deployment, adding 15 per cent to the overall increase in downforce over the regular 488. It features the same driver-oriented layout, although Ferrari stresses that every element of the dash, door panels, and center tunnel has been completely redesigned. You'll also find new round air vents and a 7-inch touchscreen.

Related News:

  • Cowboys' Gregory reportedly suspended indefinitely

    Cowboys' Gregory reportedly suspended indefinitely

    Mix those two together and let's just say America's Former Team should be looking for a new defensive end at the NFL Combine. The Cowboys are not expected to use their franchise tag on the 26-year-old as they are optimistic a deal can be reached.
    Australian cardinal challenges custody after child sex crimes conviction

    Australian cardinal challenges custody after child sex crimes conviction

    Pell's first trial on the charges ended September with a hung jury, with 10 of 12 jurors supporting his acquittal. As already expressed on other occasions, we have the utmost respect for the Australian judicial authorities.
    Trump Business Aides Under Microscope After Cohen Names Names

    Trump Business Aides Under Microscope After Cohen Names Names

    He said Mr Trump had not released his tax returns because he feared that public scrutiny would lead to an audit and tax penalties. In his third and final Capitol Hill session this week, Cohen will testify, starting at 9:30 a.m.
  • US Fed to announce plan on balance sheet runoff

    US Fed to announce plan on balance sheet runoff "fairly soon": Powell

    Asked in the interview released Monday if she felt Trump had a grasp of macroeconomic policy, Yellen said, "No I do not". In testimony to lawmakers on the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, he expressed optimism about the U.S. economy.
    Prime minister to be indicted for 'bribery, fraud'

    Prime minister to be indicted for 'bribery, fraud'

    Former prime minister Ehud Olmert served time in prison for corruption, but had already resigned by the time he was charged. The prime minister had moved up the parliamentary balloting from November, in part to forestall Mandeblit's decision.

    NC Rep. Meadows Moves To Postpone Cohen Hearing Moments After It Starts

    Mark Meadows pulled out Lynne Patton , who is reportedly Eric Trump's former party planner, to prove 45 could not be racist. She added, "I was not referring to you, at all, as a racist". "I think there was a better way of doing that".
  • Mike McCarthy involved in incident at HS basketball game

    Mike McCarthy involved in incident at HS basketball game

    McCarthy coached the Packers from 2006-18, leading the team to one Super Bowl title and nine playoff appearances. Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field.
    Klopp: Salah unplayable against Watford

    Klopp: Salah unplayable against Watford

    After the 0-0 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford, many Liverpool fans called for Mo Salah to turn things around. Alongside their Premier League title bid, the Blues are also chasing down FA Cup and Champions League honours.

    U.S. economic growth continues to slow

    Fed Chairman Jerome Powell reaffirmed the US central bank's position in his testimonies before lawmakers on Tuesday and Wednesday. In addition, most manufacturing measures softened in January and February, and motor vehicle demand has eased.
  • Rami Malek's Oscar Speech Was Censored in China

    Rami Malek's Oscar Speech Was Censored in China

    But now, Malek's team has reportedly "successfully negotiated" to ensure the 37-year-old actor can film both Mr. JAMES BOND: New report in Collider says Rami Malek is in "final negotiations ' to play the Bond 25 villain ".
    Solskjaer admits his demands contributing to Man United injury pile-up

    Solskjaer admits his demands contributing to Man United injury pile-up

    Manchester United will be without three of their regular forwards when they visit Selhurst Park this week. United could be without nine senior players for Wednesday's Premier League game at Crystal Palace .
    Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro in India

    Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro in India

    Along with those two phones, the company also launched wireless Bluetooth earphones - Xioami Mi Sports Bluetooth Earphones Basic . Switching over from matte finish to the reflective glass design, may not or may not be an upgrade, depending on user choice.

Most liked

Damian Lillard and Kyrie Irving Duel In Boston
When the New Orleans Pelicans' season finally ends, the team has plenty of decisions to make. Being able to influence people with his work ethic and his passion for the game".

Jason Witten Comes Out Of Retirement To Rejoin The Dallas Cowboys
Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News reported Witten's contract with the Cowboys is for one year and $5m. I have no doubt at all that this news is bound to make Cowboys fans everywhere very happy.

Bryce Harper Contract Details Reveal He Royally Screwed Himself
Several reports indicated the team was still interested in Harper after signing Machado, but that no longer seems to be the case. - After over 100 days on the free agent market, Bryce Harper has made a decision to sign with the Philadelphia Phillies .

Giants Discuss 10-Year Contract With Bryce Harper
The Dodgers are not considering that kind of contract length but most believe LA is the preferred destination for Harper. Per Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area , the Giants and Harper's camp have taljked about a 10-year deal.

Amazon launches Project Zero to eliminate counterfeit products
Amazon added: "This provides brands with an unprecedented ability to directly control and remove listings from our store". Amazon says that automated protections will continuously scan its store and "proactively remove suspected counterfeits".

Harry Kane escapes three-match ban for his 'headbutt' on Cesar Azpilicueta
The result and the performance were very important, but the most important thing is that we were able to fight for the result. Pochettino is also waiting to hear from the FA over his punishment for an improper conduct charge.

Trump, Kim to meet for 2 hours on Day 1 : Yonhap
Kim, it said, has chosen his top aide, Kim Yong-chol, and an as yet unknown third associate. Trump flew into Hanoi on Air Force One late on Tuesday.

TikTok Slapped With 5.7 Million Fine For Collecting Data From Children
Additionally, as of Wednesday, TikTok users in the United States will be required to verify their age when they open the app . The TikTok case began with a referral from the Better Business Bureau's Children's Advertising Review Unit.

Well, Uh, Here's The New X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX Trailer
Michael Fassbender as Magneto , Nicholas Hoult (Mad Max: Fury Road) as Beast, and Tye Sheridan are back in Dark Phoenix . Game Of Thrones' Sophie Turner takes on the lead role in the film, as her character Jean Grey comes to the forefront.

Fury, Wilder rematch will have to wait, says WBC
Fury put pen to paper on a reported £80m deal with ESPN last week, which is understood to cover his next five outings. However, Fury is believed to have withdrawn from the fight in order to pursue an interim bout instead.

Iowa Men falter at Ohio State
Iowa has its home finale against Rutgers on Saturday before finishing at Wisconsin (March 7) and at Nebraska (March 10). Connor McCaffery appeared to protest after the second call and was called for a technical foul, the first of his career.

Convicted Cardinal Pell remanded in custody until March 13 sentencing
But now they say they will not be making any changes to the decor as Pell moves forward with his appeal. His lawyers have lodged an appeal on three grounds, including that the jury verdict was unreasonable .

Guaido's Return to Venezuela to Mark Brazen Defiance of Maduro
A resolution needs nine votes in favour and no vetoes by Russia, China, France, Britain and the United States to pass. Guaido crossed into Colombia on Saturday in preparation for efforts to move aid over the border to Venezuela.

Hospitalized: Luke Perry Suffers Massive Stroke at 52
Our heart goes out to the Riverdale star, as TMZ reports the 52-year-old suffered a massive stroke in Los Angeles on Wednesday. A rep for Perry confirmed he was "under observation at the hospital" but wouldn't confirm the reason for the hospitalization.

Brie Larson poses with mini Captain Marvel at movie's London premiere
Prior to Captain Marvel's release on 8 March, Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige spoke about the character essayed by Brie Larson . Another fan applauded Larson for "sitting on the floor in a ridiculously expensive dress to give a young fan an autograph".