In 2008, Ferrari stepped up their game by making the California the first Ferrari model with a V8 front engine. Now, this year Ferrari has done it again, with the introduction of the new 2015 Ferrari California T. This is the first supercharged model in the Ferrari lineup in 25 years, and it is a welcomed sight for car enthusiasts around the world. Ferrari made a bold statement by introducing the new California T model as the being its sportiest, most beautiful, and versatile model on their lineup. This promise alone caught the attention of everyone at the Geneva auto show this year, who were hoping to catch a glimpse at just what the new California T had to offer. Initial reviews show that the auto experts have not been disappointed.
As a sport car model, naturally the first place to look it under the hood. The new 2015 Ferrari California T offers a 3.9-liter, turbocharged V8 engine with a dual-clutch transmission. This engine gives this sports car a strength of 553 horsepower, with 557 lb./ft. of torque. This very impressive powertrain pushes the California T to accelerate from zero to 62 miles per hour, in an astonishing 3.6 seconds. Its high-quality stability and traction control features combined with the new carbon-ceramic braking system provide a smooth and stable ride on the highway or in the city.
While performance is always important, it is the mere look at the car that attracts attention, and attention this car will get. The stunning new exterior design is more elegant and stylish than previous California models. It is longer and sits lower than the previous models, but this only enhances its overall look. The flat front grille proudly adorning the Ferrari horse, the scalloped front hood vents matched with stylish rear vents near the wheel, the stunning angular headlights, the wraparound taillights and side flanks that are reminiscent of the Testa Rossa’s pontoon-style fenders. These features give this 2015 Ferrari California T a look all its own that is evidently noticeable.
Despite the overall stunning look of this new sports car, the retractable hardtop roof may be the highlight of the car, at least for anyone who likes to drive with the wind in his/her hair. By simply pushing a button, this hardtop can be quickly folded down and tucked into the trunk compartment in under 15 seconds. The hardtop truly only adds to the overall appearance of the California T.
As a luxury sports car, Ferrari was sure to create a luxurious, yet functional interior. One step inside this 2×2 cabin, will tell you that this is a luxury model. With all-leather seats and a gorgeous two-tone dash and multi-functional steering wheel, this car is meant for those who like pampering. Both the driver and front seat passenger will find that their seats are fully adjustable and equipped with a driver memory system. One addition to the dashboard that is sure to get attention is the Turbo Performance Engineer display that let you monitor your turbo performance. The car also comes equipped with Apple’s new CarPlay infotainment system.
The new 2015 Ferrari California T is so impressive there is not a whole lot not to like about it. Ferrari went out of its way to make a new and improved California model that is certainly deserving of attention this year. In addition, the manufacturer has been able to reduce the CO2 emissions by about 15 percent, which even makes this new model environmentally-friendly. The only downside may be its $200,000 plus price tag, but it is a luxury sports car.
If you are on the market for a new sports car, that performs, as well as, it offers elegance and luxury; the new 2015 Ferrari California T is the right model for you. Even if you have never considered a Ferrari before, the California T has so much to offer, you do not want to miss it. It is a sport car worthy of a closer look.For more details please visit Exotic Car Rentals in Miami Beach, FL.