The 488 Pista is equipped with the most powerful V8 in Ferrari History, but sometimes you could just do better - an example is the Ferrari 488 Novitec N Largo. It is more expensive, but it's worth it - Novitec adds additional 111 horsepower, yup, you read ...more
After the very amusing 488 Pista discussion, I have another delicious topic for you. The Picture above shows the notebook from Roland Kussmaul (taskmaster 993 GT2). This is his entry for the 993 GT2 run from 26.07.00 on the Nordschleife with Walter Röhrl.
"26.07.00 Fg 416 Nbrg trocken Walter R.Benzin 102 --> Steuergerät +6°Luftdruck 2,0/2,2Pirelli 225/285 auf 4 mm abgeschliffenStabi 5/3"
«Benzin 102 --> Steuergerät +6°» means they used 102 octane and ...more
Pictures are consistent with teaser video released by Ferrari earlier, and they do seem to be in familiar Ferrari launch-photo style.
Many publications are also referring to leaked performance data - specifically the engine power, which is said to be 720 metric horsepower - 50 more than standard 488 V8.