This car is intense. Zero to 100kmh takes 2.85 seconds and even more violently the Pista gets to 200kmh in 7.6 seconds and tops out at 340kmh

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Ferrari 488 Pista: The fastest and most powerful V8, mid-engined Ferrari ever


It’s fair to say that every Ferrari should be special so whenever Maranello releases something a little more exceptional than the rest, we take note. The 488 Pista is already sold out so we’re lucky that we got the keys before anyone else.


Ferrari has turned to the digital world and embraced electronics with the new 488 Pista, the fastest and most powerful V8 mid-engined Ferrari ever and the result is quite special in a way cold, hard numbers can never convey.


Compared to the 488 GTB it’s based on, somewhat loosely we must add, the Pista lives up to its name with improved aerodynamics without increasing drag, lower weight without sacrificing the structure and more power without any perceivable turbo lag. [To be continued...]

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