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Ferrari 360 Modena falls off hill in California

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Ferrari 360 Modena falls off hill in California

Ferraris are so good that even gravity loves them and since you can’t bring gravity to yourself, you must get yourself to gravity.

I’m still uncertain on the joke written above but considering the fact that Ferrari incidents happen almost on a daily basis, nothing surprises me anymore. The vehicle pictured above is a Ferrari 360 Modena which has fallen off a hill. The driver blamed the road salt left over from the last snowfall, but my guess is that he should have blamed his driving skills. The good part on this story is that the driver and passenger walked away, the bad part is that the supercar didn’t. The incident took place on Angeles Crest Highway, in Los Angeles, California.

The Ferrari 360 has left the production line 9 years ago and since then the Maranello based automaker has created the F430 and the 458 Italia. The supercar came in two body styles, Modena (coupe) and Spider (convertible). It had a rear mid-engine and rear-wheel drive layout, taking its power from a 3.6l V8 engine, with 400 HP (300 kW) and 373 Nm (275 lb-ft) of torque. The 360 Modena can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in just a little over 4 seconds and it has a top speed of 304 km/h (189 mph).

Source: Wrecked Exotics

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 - filed under Car crashes, Ferrari, News. Image credit: .
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