A Ferrari 360 Spider has recently caught fire after hitting another vehicle in Akron.
We have always said here on inautonews.com that where ever there will be exotic cars there will also be exotic car crashes and the latest example of such an unfortunate incident is coming all the way from the United States. According to the Italian supercar in question ran the red light and it was hit by another vehicle. The model than caught fire and the two young males in it fled the scene. None appeared to be seriously injured. The incident took place in Akron, OH.
As a quick reminder, the Ferrari 360 Spider is powered, in standard, by a 3.6 liter V8 engine, which is producing a total output of 400 BHP (300 kW), the same engine used on the 360 Modena, which is allowing the model to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 180 mph (189 in the 360 Modena). The supercar is 4,477 mm long, 1,922 mm wide and 1,235 mm tall, with a wheelbase of 2,600 mm long. The Ferrari 360 Spider has been replaced by the F430 Spider in 2009 and by the 458 Spider a few years ago.