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While Ferrari models are hailed worldwide for impeccable interior style and exterior design, Ferrari models most notably garnered devout support worldwide throughout decades of unimpeachable mechanical craftsmanship yielding unmatched performance capabilities. Devoting countless hours to the development of advanced, immaculate engines, Ferrari upholds a legacy of producing innovative engines to power precision-designed vehicles with the advent of the new Ferrari turbocharged V8 within the Ferrari 488 GTB.

Performance Specifications

At 3.9-liters (488 unitary displacement, thus its name), the Ferrari 488 GTB utilizes an array of advanced engineering techniques to squeeze power from the smaller displacement engine. Exerting a staggering 670 horsepower and 560 pound-feet, the Ferrari 488 GTB surges down winding roads and city streets with effortless poise and a heavenly exhaust note pervading throughout the interior. Despite its inclusion of turbochargers, the engine response time indicates all but a complete lack of turbo lag with its 0.8-second engine response time, blasting the 488 GTB from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour in a mere three seconds!

Why the Ferrari 488 GTB Engine Surpasses Comparable Engines

As mentioned, the Ferrari 488 GTB's engine not only features a smaller displacement than engines with similar performance specifications (which results in a smaller, lighter engine construction), but outstrips comparable engines utilizing turbocharger technology with its veritable elimination of turbo lag. Additionally, an array of highly advanced sensors consistently work to finely tune the engine to deliver maximal performance, such as an ion-sensing system and multi-spark function. Additionally, construction of the engine and accompanying components utilize advanced materials, such as a low-density titanium-aluminum alloy for the turbocharger for lower inertia to optimize spool-up speeds. The 488 GTB's engine boasts an array of additional features and construction methods that set it apart from comparable engines - resulting in its upholding of Ferrari's mechanical supremacy over competing supercar manufacturers.

Discover the Power and Performance of the Ferrari 488 GTB at Boardwalk Ferrari

At Boardwalk Ferrari, a team of highly trained and knowledgeable sales professional stand poised to answer any questions an aspiring Ferrari owner or enthusiast may have regarding the impressive mechanical construction and performance specifications of the 488 GTB. Stop by our dealership to speak with a sales professional regarding the latest evolution of Ferrari craftsmanship, or give us a call to schedule a consultation at your earliest convenience!