Monday, May 9, 2011

2012 Ferrari FF Review

The 81 th Geneva Motor Show hosted the opening of two major innovations rearing horse: The Revolutionary Ferrari FF, a four-wheel and four-seater with a V12 mid-front that the car is the most versatile and powerful Ferrari ever built and the 458 Sport Italia is HELE (Emotions High Low Emissions) system that cuts CO2 275 g / km.

The Ferrari FF awaited debut in Geneva after the huge backlog of issues and concerns created by the broadcast for the first time online customer Maranello.

The revolutionary Ferrari FF offers a new perspective on the topic of sports Grand Tourer. This is not only the first Ferrari to four wheel drive, but more importantly, a model who is from a major break with the past, effortlessly combined extreme performance sports car with the versatility and usability of a true GT and has a very innovative design.

Each area of ​​the FF Ferrari runs out of innovation, not least the engine, the first V12 GDI for coupling with the gear dual-clutch seven-speed F1. The V12 starts a massive 660 hp at 8,000 rpm and maximum torque of 683 Nm at 6000 rpm with 500 Nm and is available at just 1,000 rpm. This ensures that the performance figures of an extreme sports car with a 0-100 km / h in 3.7 seconds and covered a maximum speed of 335 km / h. Efficacy has also been strengthened considerably, with a fuel consumption now stands at only 15.4 liters per 100 km and CO2 emissions to 360 g / km, a reduction of 25 percent in the previous V12, due in part to the Hele (Emotions High Low Emissions), which includes Stop & Start technology.

Unique, Ferrari FF also ensure that the performance of the soil is very low retention factors, thanks to its patented Ferrari 4WD wheel drive. The torque is transmitted to the rear wheels, but the PTU (Power Transfer Unit) to ensure that enough, he also moved the front wheels, if necessary, the surfaces with low grip. Ferrari FF intelligently distributing torque to each wheel separately for four, thanks to the fact that all of the vehicle dynamic control (E-Diff and F1-Trac, and PTU) is integrated with the CPU.

exceptional sports driving is guaranteed by Ferrari transaxle architecture FF (front mid-engine with the gearbox in the rear) and the positioning of 53% weight in the rear of the car. Meticulous care is taken to reduce the engine (new works), body (aluminum alloys and new production processes) and a number of other components. The interior has also been reduced by using high-tech materials such as magnesium for the seats. Third-generation carbon-ceramic Brembo are now lighter and more durable with negligible wear in normal road use. All these innovations are combined to produce a report quite exceptional weight / power ratio of 2.7 kg / hp, a new benchmark for this type of car.

Designed by Pininfarina, Ferrari FF effortless lines reflect his signature uncompromising balance between sportiness and versatility. It can comfortably accommodate four seats in its spacious cabin and bodyhugging. The 450 liters of boot can be expanded to 800 liters that the rear seats folded down independently. This means that Ferrari FF offers more luggage space, not just any other car in its class but also many four-door sedans, too.

All aboard Ferrari FF is adapted to the needs and tastes of its driver with a choice of six exclusive colors and leather full grain aniline Frau is specially treated to enhance their natural sweetness. specification Ferrari FF exceptional increases in car entertainment for the four subjects. Features include a new rear seat infotainment system with two screens to watch TV and DVD and a 1280 watt, stereo system with 16-channel Dolby Surround Sound.

The three fabric filters in the stand in Geneva are joined by an Italy 458, the 599 GTB Fiorano sports HgTe with the package, and a Ferrari California in a sleek finish Blu Tour de France. The Ferrari California experiencing incredible sales success and is also the object model for the greatest number of requests customization Ferrari line-up. The V8 convertible is actually very popular in the special two-tone finish and three coats of paint option, with other combinations of national origin of the materials, colors and finishing solutions. The extraordinary success of the Ferrari California is demonstrating its enduring appeal and sophistication.


* Motor

Type O: 65 ° V12

or Total capacity: 6262 cc

O Bore and stroke: 94 mm x 75.2 mm

or Max Power: 660 hp @ 8000 rpm

o Maximum torque: 683 Nm @ 6,000 rpm

or specific power: 77 kW / l - 105 bhp / liter

No Maximum revolutions: 8000 rpm

Or compression ratio: 12,3:1

Dimensions and weight

O Length: 4907 mm

O Width: 1953 mm

O Height: 1379 mm

O Wheelbase: 2990 mm

O Front track: 1676 mm

or rear track: 1,660 mm

or Dry Weight: 1790 kg

O Weight: 1.880 kg

No weight distribution: 47% front 53% rear

No startup volume: 450 liters

Fuel tank capacity o: 91 liters

* Wheels & Tires

O front: 245/35 ZR 20 8.5 J x 20 "

O rear: 295/35 ZR 20 10.5 J x 20 "

return or (winter tires): 285/35 ZR20 10.5 J x 20 "

* Brakes

Front O: 398 mm x 38 mm

O Wheel: 360 mm x 32 mm

* Transmission and Gearbox

O 4WD (four wheel drive) and 7-speed dual-clutch transmission

* E-Vouchers

or Control 4WD (full integration of all controls: F1-Trac, E-Diff and UTP), ABS / EBD, ESC

* Suspension


* Performance

o Maximum speed: 335 kmh

O 0-100 km / h: 3.7 sec

o 0-200 km / h: 11 sec

or 100 to 0 km / h: 35 m

No power to weight ratio: 2.7 kg / hp

o consumption and emissions (combined cycle ECE + EUDC)

No consumption: 15.4 l/100 km

or CO2 emissions: 360 g / km