Ferrari 458 Italia runs 11.22 @ 132.19 MPH at the Dragstrip

February 16th, 2011

We’ve just received the first real world timeslip and video of a new Ferrari 458 Italia tearing it up at Maryland International Raceway, MD. The new Ferrari super car powered by a normally aspirated V8 pumping out 562HP through a 7 speed dual clutch transmission ran a very impressive 11.22 @ 132.19 MPH. The run was done without using the Ferrari 458’s launch control system so it looks like we could see this Ferrari dipping into the 10’s as some magazines have reported. Take a look at the pictures, timeslip and videos below: Ferrari 458 Italia Drag Racing Timeslip Ferrari Read More

Video: McLaren MP4-12C vs Ferrari 458 vs Porsche 911 Turbo Drag Race

February 14th, 2011

Take a look at this video of a heads up drag race between the brand new McLaren MP4-12C vs Ferrari 458 vs Porsche 911 Turbo. The McLaren get’s the jump but still powers way ahead of the Ferrari and Porsche. The new McLaren MP4-12C is powered by a Twin Turbo V8 putting out close to 600HP through a 7 speed dual clutch transmission. Weighing in at less than 3,000 pounds the MP4-12C is set to be a benchmark setting super car.