Video worth watching: Making the Ferrari F40
An inside tour of how the F40 was designed, developed and tested. Also watch Enzo Ferrari speak about the car.
The Ferrari F40 is one of the most iconic supercars in the world. Envisioned by the company’s founder Enzo Ferrari, the F40 was built to commemorate Ferrari’s 40th anniversary. Styled by Italian design house Pininfarina, the F40’s shape was purpose-built to reduce drag as well as improve aerodynamics. The car has a drag co-efficient (Cd) of 0.34 which is pretty impressive even now. It got a turbocharged V8 motor that develops 478PS and 577Nm, astonishing figures in those days, and even now. But what made the F40 a legend is the way the...
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