2013 Ferrari 458 Speciale

The Ferrari 458 Speciale is a coupé designed by Pininfarina with 2 doors and a mid mounted engine which transmits its power to the rear wheels. The power is produced by a dry sumped naturally aspirated engine of 4.5 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It produces 597 bhp (605 PS/445 kW) of power at 9000 rpm, and maximum torque of 540 N·m (398 lb·ft/55.1 kgm) at 6000 rpm. It features dry sump-type lubrication. A 7 speed automatic gearbox transmits the power to the wheels. It weighs a stated 1395 kg at the kerb. It is said to be able to manage a maxiumum speed of 325 km/h, or 202 mph, and carbon dioxide emissions are 275.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2013 Ferrari 458 Speciale information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4571 mm
How heavy?
1395 kg
What size engine?
4.5 litre, 4497 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
605 PS / 597 bhp / 445 kW @ 9000 rpm
How much torque?
540 Nm / 398 ft.lb / 55.1 kgm @ 6000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 3 s
How fast?
325 km/h, 202 mph
What carbon dioxide emissions?
275.0 CO2 g/km

Ferrari 458 models

Ferrari 458 Speciale A -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet MR 7A 4497 cm3 605 PS 597 bhp 445 kW 275.0 CO2 1340 kg
Ferrari 458 Spider -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet MR 7M 4499 cm3 570 PS 562 bhp 419 kW 275.0 CO2 1430 kg
Ferrari 458 Italia -
2 door fixed-head coupé MR 7M 4499 cm3 570 PS 562 bhp 419 kW 307.0 CO2 1485 kg

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McLaren 625C -
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2013 Ferrari 458 Speciale data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2650 mm 104.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1679 mm 66.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1632 mm 64.3 inches
Length 4571 mm 180 inches
Width 1951 mm 76.8 inches
Height 1203 mm 47.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1395 kg 3075 lb
Weight distribution 42 % front
fuel tank capacity 86 litres 18.9 UK Gal 22.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.35
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.5 litre
4497 cc
(274.424 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 81 mm
3.7 × 3.19 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.16
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output 605 PS (597 bhp) (445 kW)
at 9000 rpm
Specific output 132.8 bhp/litre
2.18 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 540 Nm (398 ft·lb) (55.1 kgm)
at 6000 rpm
Specific torque 120.08 Nm/litre
1.45 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 14:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1509 kPa (218.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 562.13 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 3 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 10.7 s
Standing kilometre 19.35 s
Maximum speed 325 km/h (202 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 433.91 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
319.13 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
427.96 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.19 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.13 kg/kW
5.23 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions 275.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK) M
CO2 Effizienz (DE) G
chassis
Engine position mid
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9J x 20
Wheel size rear 11J x 20
Tyres front 245/35 ZR 20
Tyres rear 305/30 ZR 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 398 mm
Rear brake diameter 360 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 7 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID354090
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 43.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2013 Ferrari 458 Speciale added 2013-08-20.
Last modified 2015-10-24.