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Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta

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Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta
Ferrari
aka The Golden Ferrari
Production 2010
1 unit only
Class Supercar
Body Style 2-door, 2-seat Targa
Length 4731 mm
Width 1954 mm
Height 1300 mm
Wheelbase 2750 mm
Weight Weight - you get the point
Transmission F1 6-speed gearbox, RWD
Engine 6.0 litre (5999 cc) 65° V12
Power 611 hp (456 kW/620 CV) @ 7600 rpm
448 lb-ft (608 Nm/62 kgm) of torque @ 5600 rpm
Similar similar (competition)
Designer Designer (lead designer if it was a team effort)

The Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta is a one-off front mid-engined, rear-wheel drive sports car produced by the Italian sports car manufacturer Ferrari, based on the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano.

Edward Walson commissioned the car in 2008, asking Ferrari to build a modern interpretation of the gold covered Carrozzeria Fantuzzi-designed Ferrari built for the film Toby Damnit. This car represents the second car in Ferrari's Special Project program.

The P540 was revealed to the public on December 11, 2009, but had been spotted in spy shots several months previous to this.<ref name="autoblog.com">Template:Citation/core{{#if:|}}</ref>

See Wikicars' comprehensive Ferrari P540 Superfast Aperta Review.

Development

Designed by Pininfarina and built in Maranello, this car was designed to homologate with international safety and homologation requirements. Using finite element analysis and carbon fibre, the car's chassis was stiffened for the conversion to a convertible body style. Total time of development was 14 months.

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Engine and Transmission

Engine

The P540 features the Tipo F140C which is a V12. The engine displaces 5,999 cc and produces 620 hp (462 kW; 629 PS) at 7,600 rpm, and 448 ft·lbf (607 N·m) at 5,600 rpm.<ref name="ultimatecarpage.com"/>

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The Tipo F140C is mated to Ferrari's 6-speed semi-automatic 'F1' transmission.

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