As new leaks or rumors about next Ferrari 488 will get more power and speed than LaFerrari. Ferrari is working on a track focused 488 GTO (as leaks) which will be a hardcore version of 488 GTB.
488 GTO is will be the fastest Ferrari on the streets, faster than company’s latest flagship LaFerrari. It’s going to the most powerful Ferrari V8 engine ever made and it will the highest power increase in any car.
Leaks also featured that more carbon fiber will be used inside the car, on the dashboard and other some other interiors.
Ferrari 488 GTO will get the V8 engine which will able to produce 700 bhp which will make this supercar the most hardcore V8 supercar. And torque also increasing substantially on the standard car’s 561ib ft. and It will be 10% lighter and 20% more aerodynamic than the 488 GTB. Even car’s alloy wheels will become 40 percent lighter because it will be from aluminum.
The filing confirms that the engine will be Ferrari’s powerful and award-winning 3.9 liters with the twin turbo V8 and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.
This hardcore 488 will be the replacement of 458 Speciale and will directly take on Porsche 911 GT2 RS which is most powerful factory version 911 ever.
GTO is going to follow the track of past special versions of Ferraris, 360 Challenge Stradale, 430 Scuderia and 458 Speciale, and it is calling succeeder of 458 Speciale and like that versions, it will probably have stripes.
So far we know, 488 GTO is the special version of 488 GTB with more power and speed and it will put back LaFerrari, less weight, most uses of carbon fiber ever in any Ferrari, Lamborghini Huracan Performante and Porsche 911 GT2 RS are the main rival of this hardcore supercar.
Officially these all things may confirm when a company will reveal it and probably it will happen in March in Geneva Motor Show.