That is the same amount of torque you get from a Ferrari F12 Berlinetta and more than the Death Star before Luke “use the force” Skywalker blew it to smithereens. If we look back at the rivalry between cars, the performance family saloon battlefield has always been a little bit of a triple threat power fight. BMW’s M Division have given precision focused performance, while their Quattro fuelled rivals at Audi comforted us with four-wheel drive and a ton of grunt.
Some might know Mr Jay Leno as the host of another tonight show, but in the world of firing pistons and smoking tyres, he is known as the man with arguably the most amazing Garage. So what does a man do when he leaves a talk show and all of a sudden has a little more time to throw around? Well one, he shows off his amazing car collection, and two, he reviews and test drives/rides new, old, modified, concept cars and bikes for our YouTube viewing pleasure.
So, you have some spare cash lying around and you really like the already limited Ferrari 458 Speciale. I mean, what’s not to love, 4.5 litre V8 track ready beast that will devour most supercars on the track, and well on the road too. It is limited, so the chances of your neighbour having one is rather slim too. Remember that scene from Gone in 60 seconds:
To get the car to it’s predicated 270mph (435km/h) top speed, you have to engage what they like to call, “Predator Mode” – Enough said!