May 26, 2011 With Ferrari 599 GTB launch in India today, Italian luxury car giant Ferrari officially entered in India. The inauguration ceremony was organized at Janpath, New Delhi. Ferrari 599 GTB in India is imported by Shreyans Group which is also official partner of Ferrari in the country. The Ferrari 458 Italia price is Rs. 2.56 crore (ex-showroom New Delhi) which is higher than other models which are launched i.e. Ferrari California and Ferrari 458 Italia. Also, with large number of luxury car manufacturing giants like Rolls Royce, Bentley, Bugatti, Porsche, BMW and Mercedes Benz already gaining market share in country, Ferrari India is expected to receive excellent welcome.
As we all know Ferrari cars are one of the finest cars in the world and with the grand opening of official showroom of Ferrari cars in India, the Italian giant again marked its presence in Asian automobile market. The GTB stands for “Gran Turismo Berlinetta”, named after celebrated Ferrari berlinettas ever built, and ’599’ is the displacement of the V12 engine divided by 10.
Ferrari 599 GTB specs illustrate that the two-seat coupe comes in one trim level. Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano features 4-wheel ABS, remote anti-theft alarm system, engine immobilizer as safety measure, dusk sensing automatic headlamps, xenon high intensity discharge headlamp, 2 front headrests for providing comfort to front seats occupants, Stability control, Traction control, electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD), emergency interior trunk release, front integrated headrests, tire pressure monitoring, heat insulating windshield, handy fire extinguisher and front and rear parking sensors.
In terms of looks, the Ferrari’s “Red Car” is impeccably designed and is an eye-turner for onlookers. The car comes fitted with alloy wheels measuring 20 x 11.0 inches with305/35R Y high performance tires. The windscreen of Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano comes added with variable intermittent rain sensing wipers and rear defogger.
The powerful and might engine of Ferrari 599 GTB features base engine of 6.0 L with double overhead cam (DOHC) cam shaft which is blessed with V12 cylinders producing a power of 611 hp @ 7600 rpm and distributing torque of 448 ft-lbs. @ 5600 rpm. Furthermore, the turning circle of car is 40.4 ft. and with 6-speed manual transmission Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano is capable of shooting from 0-62 mph in 3.7 seconds. The transmission is accompanied by Speed-proportional power steering which can be tilted as per comfort.
Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano reviews by expert states that interior of the cars blends perfectly with the standards of Ferrari brand. The Ferrari 599 GTB interior include heated passenger seat, 12 -way power front seats, front seats also encompass the power adjustable lumbar support and adjustable seat height system. The seats are coated with premium quality leather. Other features added in this powerful car are Dual zone climate controls - driver and passenger, trunk light, leather trim on center console, dash and doors, front reading lights, leather steering wheels, front floor mats and electro-chromatic inside rearview mirror.
The unique feature of Memorized settings for 3 drivers is something not available in large number of cars available all across the globe. The instruments added in this extremely luxurious car are clock, Tachometer, Trip computer, external temperature display and low fuel level warning system.
In terms of entertainment, Ferrari never let the occupant get bored. Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano comes fitted with element antenna for radio, Becker premium brand stereo system with 8 total speakers, AM/FM in-dash single CD player, CD-controller with CD/MP3 Playback stereo and Radio data system.
Since the Ferrari standards are known for delivering the blend of comfort and power within, Ferrari cars price also match those standards. The Ferrari 599 GTB price in India is expected to start at Rs3.37 crore.
Coming out of the Kahn Designs’ is the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano F1. The Kahn touch can be seen throughout, with new front and rear fascia, ceramic brakes, upgraded F1 gearbox, yellow brake calipers etc. ensuring an aerodynamically unique with exclusive nero daytona (metallic black) exterior.read more
Attention grabbing news is coming from the Italian car maker Ferrari, who has officially announced to make use of a hybrid system in their upcoming mid-engined flagship car to be unveiled in the year 2013. Just 2 years earlier Ferrari had unwrapped 599 GTB concept enveloping its Hybrid Kinetic Energy Recovery System at the legendary Geneva Motor Show. Also the newfangled HY-KERS powered V12 engine which was unveiled at the recent Beijing Auto Show 2012 has been trimmed for a mid-rear engine layout specifically designed for Ferrari Enzo’s heir; the car was spied testing two weeks back in Germany.read more