Release of Ferrari racing version of the supercar 488 GTB will be after half years, according to Top Gear. Car competition in the GT3 category will be declassified at the end of 2016 and will be released on the track in 2017.
At about the same time as an option for the category GT3, the Italian supercar manufacturer will modify prepared to participate in monoserii European Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli.
Prepared for racing predecessor 488 GTB – the 458 Italia – had developed body kit, interior and lightweight polycarbonate instead of conventional glass, lowered suspension and a 570-strong “eight» 4.5.
Racing GT3-version of the Ferrari 458 won its class in the “Legendre Manet ‘championships FIA WEC and International Le Mans Cup, and also participated in the Asian and British competitions endurance.
Civil 488 GTB debuted in February. The model has a 3.9-liter eight-cylinder turbo engine capacity of 670 forces, and seven-speed robotic gearbox with two clutches. The first “hundred” supercar gathering for three seconds, and 200 mph – in 8.3 seconds.
In September, at the Motor Show in Frankfurt should be another version of the model – the open-top.