The Satan have to be strapping on his ice skates: Ferrari simply launched the Purosangue, a 4-door, 4-seater SUV crossover.
We shouldn’t be shocked. Different sports activities automotive makers have embraced the SUV to nice success: The Cayenne (actually) saved Porsche from chapter; Lamborghini Urus helped drive the corporate’s value to ~$11 billion (5021 vehicles out of 8,405 delivered in 2021). That Maranello desires a few of that juice reveals how the trendy world of ultra-luxury playthings works.
The main points:
V12 6.5-liter 65° ENGINE
715HP (naturally aspirated)
528 lb-ft torque
0-62 = 3.3 seconds
Prime velocity: 193mph.
dual-clutch transaxle gearbox
4,482 lbs (dry)
49:51 weight distribution.
Suicide doorways (rear-hinged, 79-degree swing)
Purosangue, which implies thoroughbred in Italian, has been very nicely obtained by the automotive press: A Masterpiece, Elegant and sensual, Beastlier, Surprisingly fairly, and Slam Dunk.
It’s estimated that 3,000 models can be produced yearly at $394,890 apiece. When you’ve got not put a deposit down but, you might be SOL: All the first yr’s manufacturing seems to have been spoken for.
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