Ferrari California – the Italian company Ferrari car with bodywork convertible. He made his debut in autumn 2008 in Maranello and at the Motor Show in Paris.
This model is equipped with a traction control system F1-Trac, which debuted in the model 599 GTB Fiorano, the new multilink rear suspension and carbon-ceramic brake discs. The engine is a design adopted from the model F430. It is a V8, which is 4.3 dm ³ capacity, direct fuel injection and has a power of 460hp at 7500 rev/min. Fuel consumption has been reduced by 30 percent. Engine placed in front of the front axle and to maintain good weight distribution front the rear axle was a seven-gear (the so-called. transaxle system) works with double clutch. Emission is about 305-310 grams of CO2 per kilometer. Car is equipped with a traction control system developed in cooperation with Scuderia Ferrari F1 team and active suspension with adjustable dampers MRC (Magnetic Ride Control).
Floor plate and the body of the model are made of aluminum. Hardtop is made. It has a new multilink rear suspension and carbon-ceramic brake discs.
California model is produced with up to 6 000 units per year in the Ferrari factory in Maranello. For the purpose of increase in production, a new assembly line. The main market is the United States.
The offer includes 27 exterior colors, 12 shades of leather upholstery, three wheel styles and 5 colors terminals.
In the basic version accessorial car price is about 190 thousand. dollars.
After the presentation of the model’s California was so big that the next contract will be collected until 2011.