On this episode of Ignition presented by Tire Rack, Angus MacKenzie heads to Italy to drive Ferrari’s newest mid-engine supercar, the 2016 Ferrari 488 GTB. The 488 GTB is the first turbocharged mid-engine Ferrari since the legendary F40, and the successor to Motor Trend’s 2011 Best Driver’s Car winner, the 458 Italia.
So it has some big shoes to fill. With 660-horsepower, the Ferrari 488 GTB promises plenty of performance. But can it top the thrilling handling and spine-tingling soundtrack that made the 458 Italia one of the all-time great Ferraris? Stay tuned to find out.
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