Ferrari for sale in the Philippines
Ferrari is an Italian luxury sports car brand known for its performance and the quality of their vehicles. This automotive company is listed in Italy as a public limited company (Societa per Azioni or SpA). In the world of Motorsport, this brand sponsors the Ferrari Scuderia- one of the most successful teams in Formula One racing.
Enzo Ferrari, an Italian entrepreneur and motor racing driver, founded the company in 1947. Today, Ferrari produces road cars that are popular because of their speed, classy look and unique owning experience.
On March 2012, Autostrada Motore Inc. opened the first Ferari showroom in the Philippines, located at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. The dealership also has a factory certified service center in the facility. Autostrada is also the official importer-distributor of the Maserati brand in the country.
During the opening ceremony, the company’s first offering- the Ferrari 458 Italia- was unveiled to the public. This vehicle has a classic 8-cylinder engine, common to the Maranello-produced cars, but with an impressive fuel consumption and lower emission levels. Its engine can provide up to 562 horsepower and 540 Nm of torque.
Popular Ferrari models in the country
Before 2012, all Ferrari cars in the country were usually imported and sold through the gray market. Some of the earlier models of this company that made it into the Philippines were the Ferrari California, a grand touring sports car and the Ferrari Maranello, a grand Tourer coupe with two seats and two doors.
The newest California is a two door hard top convertible car which was released in 2009. It has a front mounted 4.3 liter V8 gasoline direct injection engine that supplies 454 horsepower. This car has a top speed of 310 kilometers per hour (kph) and can accelerate from 0-100 kph in 3.9 seconds.
On the other hand, the Maranello, which was released in 2002, has an FR layout with an updated design. Its 5.7 liter V12 gasoline engine provides an impressive 508- 533 horsepower, depending on its variant, and 588 Nm of torque. Performance-wise, it has a top speed of up to 325 kph and a 0-100 kph jump in 4.2 seconds.