Something amazing is coming out from the Ferrari’s factory
Top management at Ferrari confirmed Dino’s release in 2018 amidst speculation. The Italian automaker plans to fit the Dino with a V6 engine, however, there is minimal information about the engine. As it is with other Ferrari models, the Dino is expected to be fast and exciting. The history of the Dino started in the 60s and 70s when Ferrari developed the Dino brand for engines With less than 12 cylinders. Models under the Dino label existed from 1968 to 1976. One of the notable cars under the Dino brand from this era is the Ferrari 246 GTS. Ferrari has resurrected the Dino brand again, and car enthusiasts will wait with undying expectation.
Ferrari Dino 2018 Interior:
The usual Italian quirks observed in other Ferrari models will not an exception in the Dino. For instance, the controls for the indicators, windscreen wipers and headlights will all be on the steering wheel. The hand/emergency brake will be in the same odd location, next to the driver’s door as seen with other Ferrari models. The materials used on the various surfaces will be of high quality. The seats, steering wheel and all surfaces including the dashboard will be covered in hand stitched leather. Storage compartments within the cabin will be behind the seats and on the door panels. The Dino will seat two with no rear seating.
Ferrari Dino 2018 Exterior:
The 2018 Dino features bold elegant curves as observed on most modern Ferrari models. The car will have Led headlights and taillights. A lowered hood will enhance its sporty look. The car will also feature double exhaust pipes. Being a sports car, the Dino will ride low with little ground clearance to lower the center of gravity at high speeds. The engine will be at the back, at the front, there will be storage for luggage under the hood.
The 2018 Ferrari Dino will have a V6 engine, however, there are claims the car is based on the Ferrari 458 Italia. There are claims the Dino will have a 3.0-liter engine that will produce over 500 horsepower. The Dino is expected to reach 60 mph in 3.3-3.5 seconds. Word has it that the engine will be similar to the one in the Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio. However, the Alfa Romeo Engine generates only 503 horsepower, the Dino will have much more. The Dino’s engine is being designed to match Porche’s 911 GT3 RS engine. The engine will give Ferrari an upper edge against rivals such as the McLaren 570S, Aston Martin Vantage, and the Mercedes AMG GT.
Gas mileage of the 2018 Dino will be similar to other rivals in the same segment. For instance, the Ferrari Italia 458, 2015 model has an estimated gas mileage of 17 mpg on the highway and 13 mpg in the city. The other car that can give better reference values is the Alfa Romeo Quadrifoglio since the Dino will have a similar engine. The Quadrifoglio has much better fuel economy than the Ferrari 458 Italia at 24 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. From the above comparison between the Alfa Romeo and the Italia 458, the Dino may have 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.
Ferrari Dino 2018 expected price and release date:
While every Ferrari fan is waiting for this supercar to release as soon as possible, but it won’t be available to buy until next year. It is expected to be available for orders in the 1st quarter of 2018. There is no information on pricing yet but be ready to shell out a lot of money for this one.