Ferrari California T detailed prior to Geneva Motor Show (Video)
Four weeks prior to the opening of Geneva Motor Show, Ferrari has revealed their new California T. As its very name suggests, this car will receive a new turbocharged engine and will make its first public appearance at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show in March while it will be ready for sale later this year.
California T, the sports model that epitomizes elegance, sportiness, versatility and exclusivity will be powered by a 3.9 liter turbocharged direct injection V8 engine. Performance is augmented with California T being able to accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in 3.6 seconds, 0.2 seconds faster than what its earlier counterpart was capable. Apart from this, top speed has been increased from 312 kmph to 316 kmph. The engine is greener on board the new Ferrari California T with CO2 emissions of 250g/km, a reduction of 15-20% as compared to its earlier counterpart.
California T sees various other updates in the form of improved steering response, new springs and Magnaride dampers besides a new F1 Trac traction control system and CCM3 carbon ceramic braking system offering 100 to 0 kmph braking distance of 34 meters.
Cosmetic modifications on board the new California T include a well designed front fascia, vented hood, larger grille and reshaped bumper design. Its hard top roof now retracts into its boot in a matter of 14 seconds. Interiors sport a 6.5” color display with infotainment system, a digital instrument panel and new center console. No indications on price have been revealed which could be made known prior to Geneva.