Ferrari F430: It’s All about the Quality
Ferrari F430 was launched by the legendary Italian automaker in the year 2004. This sports car made its debut at the 2004 Paris Auto Show. Later on, in the year 2009, F430 was replaced by 458 Italia.
F430 is powered by a 4.3-liter V8 petrol engine that’s capable of developing torsion of 343 lb·ft and massive power levels of 483HP. Ferrari has now increased the overall engine displacement to 20 percent when compared with the previous models. The overall engine weight was increased by 4 kg, and the dimensions were decreased for easy packing.
You can see that the crankshaft, piston, and connecting rods are completely new, while the 4-cylinder head, intake trumpets, and valves are based on Formula 1 engines in order to attain idyllic volumetric efficiency in the latest generation models.
F430 can reach a top speed of around 196 miles per hour and it can accelerate 0-62 mph in just 4 seconds, which is 0.3 seconds quicker when compared with the previous models. Aerodynamics of F430 is highly pioneering. Every component in the vehicle is perfected to deliver outstanding driving pleasure and performance.
The discs offer greater stopping power and the driver gets a feeling that he can control the car even in the most demanding situations.
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Technical Characteristics of Ferrari F430
Technical Characteristics of 2005 Ferrari F430 Spider F1 produced by Ferrari (IT).
|Body Type||Drop-head coupe (cabriolet; convertible) 2 doors / 2 seats|
|Front Track||1669 mm|
|Rear Track||1616 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||95 liters|
|Drive Wheels||Rear wheel drive|
|Steering||rack & pinion PAS|
|Fuel Supply System||n/a|
|Max Power||489HP (360 kW) @ 8500 rpm|
|Max Torque||465Nm @ 5250 rpm|
|Cam Design||DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)|
|Cylinders||8 IN V|
|Valves per cylinder||4|
|Standard Tyres||225/35 ZR 19 / 285/35 ZR 19|
|Number of gears||6|
|Acceleration 0-100 Km/h||4.1 seconds|
|Acceleration 80-120 Km/h||n/a|