An expensive Ferrari 458 Italia supercar has recently crashed in Taipei, Taiwan, after colliding with a motorcycle while turning.
According to wreckedexotics.com, the provider for these two images, the Ferrari 458 Italia has crashed with a motorcycle in Taipei, Taiwan, while turning, and the police haven’t determined yet whose fault was it. Where ever there will be exotic car there will always be exotic car crashes, this is what we’ve always said here on inautonews.com, and this latest incident is proving once again that this saying is true. Sadly we don’t have any more details about this crash and we don’t even know if the motorcyclist escaped unharmed, but judging by the looks of the Ferrari 458 Italia, that couldn’t ne possible.
As a reminder, the Ferrari 458 Italia is a mid-engined sports car which is replacing the old Ferrari F430, being officially unveiled at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. The Ferrari 458 Italia is being powered by a 4.5 liter V8 engine, shared with Maserati, which is developing a total output of 562 horsepower at 9.000 rpm and it has a peak torque of 540 Nm available at 6.000 rpm, with 80 percent of the torque being available from 3.250 rpm. The engine is being mated to a seven speed dual clutch transmission and the designer of the Ferrari 458 Italia is Pininfarina.