Ferrari 488 Spider

By: Finn Kelleher

The Ferrari 488 is an open top convertible, boasting a turbocharged V8 powertrain. A powertrain consists of an engine and a transmission, the transmission gets the power down from the engine and to the wheels to put the car in motion. The maximum speed is 203 mph. The car launches to 62 miles per hour in exactly 3 seconds. &-speed F1 dual-clutch transmission. This car houses 22.7 gallons of fuel. This car gets 18 miles per gallon when using premium fuel.

This car is part of engineering because cars are very mechanical. In particular, this car is supercharged. There is a process behind supercharging a car. One way is to force more air into the combustion chamber, after increasing the air, more fuel can be added to insure a greater horsepower. There is a lot of design and implementation of engineering in the production of automobiles and, in particular supercars.