The Ferrari 812 Superfast is a Grand Tourer designed and manufactured by Italian car manufacturer Ferrari. The car was first unveiled at Geneva Motor Show on March 7, 2017. It is a 2-door Berlinetta, 2-door retractable hardtop convertible grand tourer designed by Italian automobile designer Flavio Manzoni ( Senior Vice President of design at Ferrari). The car has a front mid-engine with a rear-wheel-drive type layout. The design of Ferrari 812 is based on its predecessor F12 Berlinetta.
The Ferrari 812 is powered by a 6.5 liter F140 GA V12 engine with a maximum power output of 588 kW (800 cv) that is equal to 789 hp at 8500 rpm. With a bore of 94 mm and stroke 78 mm it produces an overall displacement of 6496 cc with a maximum torque of 718 Nm at 7000 rpm. The maximum engine speed is 8900 rpm with compression ration being 13,6:1. The car has a top speed of 340 km/hr ( 211 mph ).
As of 2018, The 6.5 liter F140 GA V12 engine is the most powerful naturally aspirated engine ever produced by any automobile company for any front mid-engine production car, according to the car manufacturer Ferrari.
Transmission system of Ferrari 812
The transmission unit for Ferrari 812 is manufactured by Getrag (Previously known as Magna PT, it is the world’s largest, German-based company that supplies transmission system to commercial vehicles. For Ferrari 812 Superfast the transmission system is a dual-clutch, 7 speed, F1 automated manual gearbox, same as of F12 but the gears 1 to 6 are much shorter. Shift times are 30% faster on the way up and 40% faster on the way down.
Interior features of Superfast 812
Ferrari 812 comes with a dual-tone dashboard with fully furnished high-quality premium leather seats which gives extra comfort along with the feel of driving. The driver seat is adjustable as per the requirement of the height. The interior of the Ferrari 812 Superfast is equipped with some high-tech technological features such as a tachometer, electronic-multi trip meter, digital clock, outside temperature display, and digital odometer. The luxury car is very tech-savvy in terms of its performance data & control.
Along with some extraordinary technical features the car is also equipped with entertainment features like DVD player, radio, integrated with 2DIN audio with front and rear speakers for the high-quality audio experience.
Exterior features of 812 Superfast
The exterior of the car is very appealing in terms of its looks design style and eye-grabbing color. Along with the stylish design which is inspired by the F12 design the car has many additional features like LED DRLs, four round tail lights, LED headlights & tail lights, integrated antenna, tinted glass, rear spoilers, and rear window defogger. The rearview mirrors can be electrically folded automatically along with adjustable headlights.
Performance of Ferrari 812
According to the car manufacturer Ferrari, the car has a top speed of 340 km/hr that is equal to 211 mph. And is capable of attaining the acceleration of 0-100 km in just 2.9 seconds, 0-200 km in 7.9 seconds & 100-0 km in 32.
Safety features of Ferrari 812
A high tech, stylish looking, a high-performance car is incomplete with high security 7 safety features. But Ferrari 812 superfast is an all-round complete pack of engineering because it comes with driver safety airbag, passenger airbag & safety side bags. Along with it for security, the car is integrated with central locking & door locks, front impact beams, traction control & tyre pressure monitoring system. Engine mobilizer and check warning system detect any fault in the engine. It is also equipped with crash sensors as an additional safety feature. The fuel tank is centrally mounted.
Fuel Consumption & CO2 Emission
|Low||25.2 1/100 Km||573 g/Km|
|Mid||15.2 1/100 Km||345 g/Km|
|High||14.1 1/100 Km||320 g/Km|
|Extra-High||15.1 1/100 Km||340 g/Km|
|Combined||16.1 1/100 Km||366 g/km|
Note: The fuel consumption & CO2 emission figures refers to the WLTP cycle.
The car price starts at $338,000 and depending on the color and additional features the price range varies. In India, the Ex-showroom price is 5.2 Cr.
Dimension & weight
|Kerb weight||1630 kg|
|Dry weight||1525 kg|
|Wheel Base||2720 mm|
|Front Track||1672 mm|
|Rear Track||1645 mm|
|Fuel Tank capacity||92 liters|