Another mysterious Ferrari check mule has been filmed on the Italian automobile producer’s Fiorano check monitor and if experiences show correct, it might be testing Ferrari’s new hybrid V6 powertrain.
It has been two years since Ferrari confirmed it was engaged on a hybrid V6 however in that point, solely a handful of reported prototypes have been spied placing this powertrain to the check. This specific check mule is probably going sporting a brand new structure from the corporate however has been adorned with a mishmash of exterior elements, most of which appear to have come from the 488 GTB.
The clearest signal that that is the hybrid V6 is the sound. The prototype sounds fairly muted in comparison with the three.9-liter twin-turbo V8 that Ferrari presently produces for the F8 Tributo. Additionally, the prototype has some mild camouflage and is sporting a set of enlarged aspect air intakes.
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Last month, a really similar-looking Ferrari check mule was spied in Maranello and had high-voltage stickers throughout the outside, indicating that it had a hybrid powertrain. Look intently and also you’ll discover this tester additionally sports activities these similar high-voltage stickers.
Ferrari has but to state what kind of displacement the hybrid V6 can have however it would most likely both by a 2.9-liter just like the Giulia Quadrifoglio’s engine or a 3.0-liter like Maserati’s new twin-turbo V6.
It additionally stays unclear what Ferrari mannequin will carry the hybrid V6 powertrain to the market with. The latest Ferrari available on the market is the Roma however it makes use of a 3.9-liter twin-turbo V8. The F8 Tributo continues to be comparatively recent available on the market and will persist with its V8 a minimum of till it’s changed.