While based on the 599 GTB Fiorano with the same transaxle layout and engine type, this prototype is an extreme track car. Ferrari's engineers have carried out extensive work on the engine's combustion chambers and inlet and exhaust tracts. These modifications, combined with the fact that internal attrition has been reduced and the maximum revs have been boosted to 9,000 rpm, helped achieve the target power output of 700 hp at 9,000 rpm. Particular attention was also paid to cutting the weight...Read more Video: Schumacher drives Ferrari FXX around Magny-Cours
In light of the recent news that Ferrari is underway with the development of the successor to the Enzo, what better time to look back at the wickedly fast FXX, a post Enzo development monster. The man behind the wheel is none other than the legendary, Michael Schumacher with football superstar Zinedine Zidane in the passenger hotseat around the Magny-Cours circuit.Read more Ferrari Goes Green!
Ferrari has revealed a concept car that can run on E85 fuel, made from 85 per cent bio-renewable ethanol, which not only cuts CO2 emissions, but also boosts power and torque, to make the Ferrari F430 BioFuel clean, green and even faster! The new car, revealed at the Detroit International Motor Show this week (14 January 2008) is a result of Ferrari’s programme to cut fuel consumption and emissions of its cars by 40 per cent by 2012, which has also seen significant developments in aerodynamics...Read more