Ferrari 458 GTC Revealed

December 11, 2010 at 8:39 pm

Ferrari revealed the first pictures of their new GT car based on the 458 Italia.

It’s called the Ferrari 458 GTC and recently had a two day shakedown at Fiorano test track in the hands of Jaime Melo, the Brazilian who competed in this year’s American Le Mans Series with the Risi Competizione team. Although there’s no details available on it yet, but boy does it look good!

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The car will report to duty next season and will be competing against rivals in different GT and endurance series all over the world.

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Antonello Coletta, head of the Ferrari Corse Clienti Department had this to say about the initial testing of the 458 GTC: “We are pleased with the feedback we have had from the engineers and drivers about the car.” Development is in its initial statges and this is just the third test the car has undergone at Fiorano. “Thanks to the good weather these past two day, it has been possible to gather more data than in previous sessions, which were run in snowy and rainy conditions.”

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