2018 Ferrari California T is here and mo might ask what is a T? well it is for Turbo! This car is a 2+2 GT convertible and it is a proud successor to the 2009 California model. The California T is pulling roots from the legendary California models from the 50s and 1960s. This car isn’t only popular in California because other people like it a lot and because of that just one third of California T will go to the U.S. while second and third goes to Europe and Asia.
The new design of the 2018 Ferrari California T is just awesome, it have a A F12 inspired two air exhausts on the bonnet. Also a F12 inspired large air intakes for the inter cooler and brakes. The 250 Testa Rossa inspired sweeping lines on the side is remaining the same. On the rear features new exhaust with four exhaust tips. It also have a very similar triple fence diffuser like that from the 599 GTO. The rear lights are slightly redesigned and bigger.
The interior design is very nicely done and with a lot of space this car overall look is quite beautiful. The seats and all other exposed parts are upholstered with genuine soft touch leather. The shape of the seats are sporty looking and they are done to provide both comfort and support. The low and slim design of the center console is giving the car spacious look and feel and it leaves a lot space for the legs. This car is packed with the latest technology and some of it is: touch screen with infotainment system, two-zone climate controls,navigation and radio (DAB).
2018 Ferrari California T Engine
The engine of this new 2018 California T is made entirely from aluminum. The California is powered with a powerful twin-turbocharged 3.9-Liter direct-injected V8 engine that is putting out 553 horsepower @ 7,500 rpm and 557 pound feet of torque @ 4,750 rpm. the acceleration is from 0-60 in 3.6 seconds and the top speed is 196 mph. EPA fuel efficiency of the V8 is 16 mpg city and 23 mpg highway. It also features ceramic Brembo brakes and inspired F1 traction control system. This engine is mated with 7-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.
2018 Ferrari California T Price
The price of the 2018 Ferrari California T is $202,723. Main competitors are: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, McLaren 650S, Mercedes-Benz SL-Class, Lamborghini Gallardo, McLaren 12C, Ferrari 458, Jaguar F-Type, Aston Martin Vantage and Audi R8.