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2012 Ferrari 458 Spider [w/video]

In Which We Fight The Urge To Name It "World's Best Car" When looking for exotic sports car thrills on public roads in the summer, it simply doesn't get any better than the Ferrari 458 Spider. How nice, too, that Italy's summer has gone on and on this year – it thoughtfully didn't end until the evening after our epic drive through the Apennine mountains. Our mostly sun-drenched route started at around 500 feet above sea level in Maranello, climbing to near 3,200 feet over Passo della Cisa, finishing the outbound portion on a deserted sandy beach in northernmost Tuscany. Then,... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
4.5L V8
Power:
570 HP / 398 LB-FT
Transmission:
7-Speed DCT
MSRP:
$257,000 base
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