Ferrari 488 GTOthe special edition and supersportiva of the berlinetta of Maranello will be at the Salone of Geneva. GTO stands for Gran Turismo Homologated and is a mythical abbreviation for the Rosse. Only three cars previously used this title. The legendary 250 GTO, the most precious car in historythen the 288icon of the 80s and finally the 599.
The 488 GTO is on the launch pad. After the rumors of the last weeks and the prototypes that have been shot at Nurburgring confirmation has arrived. A document from the USA, from California to be precise. He found it AutoGuide: the list of the Ferrari 2018 for the market of the American state Where among the known models appears a “488 Special Series Coupé”.
The Special Series have always been the models in limited editionvoted for maximum performance. The Ferrari GTO will therefore be seen at the Geneva Motor Show and will be a model much sought after by enthusiasts. Like many others, the entire production will probably be booked even before the official presentation.
488 GTO, with 700 horses and KERS?
Faithful to tradition, the 488 it will be an extreme model in performance. With a low weight of approximately 100 kg compared to GTB and more power. Thanks to the energy recovery (the KERSas in F1) the 3.9-liter turbo V8 should reach about 700 horsepower. Making of the special series of the berlinetta a car as much fast as agile.