With Ferrari, “fast” might as well be part of the company name. Then there’s Superfast – or more precisely, the Ferrari 812 Superfast making its debut at this year’s Geneva Motor Show.
Its big V-12 capable of launching the sleek, rear-engined belle macchina from 0 to 100 kmh (62 mph) in a mere 2.9 seconds, the new model would seem to be classic Ferrari.
But there’s just enough of a nod to broader auto industry trends that could shake up some purists: the 812 Superfast marking the first time Ferrari has ever, gasp, used electric power steering. (more…)