Ferrari has officially launched its fastest and most powerful car ‘Ferrari 812 Superfast’ in India at a hefty price tag of Rs. 5.20 crore. The sportscar is replacing the most popular Ferrari F12 Berlinetta in the country, the 812 Superfast is powered by the company’s first V12 engine. The 6496 cc displacement, 6.5-liter V12 engine is capable of producing 788 bhp of maximum power at 8500 rpm, with the peak torque of 718 Nm at 7000 rpm. It has a top speed of 340kmph. The Ferrari 812 Superfast also features a host of active aero in the front bumper, underbody and the rear diffuser along with a host of aero aids and carefully placed vents that help with downforce.
The body of the 812 Superfast is inspired by the F12 Berlinetta and based on the Ferrari Styling Center. The Superfast has a more aggressive look with sharp and smooth LED headlamps. It comes with its signature grill fitted at the front for better engine cooling and air flow. This time the car gets long extended bonnet at the front, while the rear profile gets the traditional tail light with the quad exhaust system. It also comes with muscular front bumper and wheel arches. The superfast flaunts Virtual Short Wheelbase 2.0 system (PCV), which is the fancy name of Ferrari for the rear-wheel steering system.
The cabin of the 812 Superfast is completely redesigned for a more sportier look. The steering wheel and its commands, the satellite pods on either side of it and the interplay of volumes and contrasting materials, are said to combine for creating create an extreme cockpit in which all of the various elements are angled towards the driver.