Ferrari 458 Italia gets crashed in Washington DC image

A brand new Ferrari 458 Italia supercar has been recently crashed in Washington DC after its driver lost control of the wheel and slammed it into the guardrail.

Exotic supercar combined with the need for speed will sometimes assure you a spot into our “Car Crashes” section and sadly incidents like this one seem to happen on a daily basis. The most recent example in which an expensive supercar has been crashed is coming from Washington DC. The driver of this red Ferrari 458 Italia lost control of the wheel and hit the guardrail. Both occupants of the Italian supercar escaped uninjured, which is more than we can say about the ride.

As you probably remember, the Ferrari 458 Italia is the successor of the F430 and the model has been in production since 2009, when it was officially revealed, for the first time, during the Frankfurt Motor Show. The 458 is coming in two body styles, Coupe, the 458 Italia, and convertible, the 458 Spider. The model is taking its power form a 4.5 liter V8 engine, which is producing a total output of 562 HP (419 kW) and 540 Nm (398 lb-ft) of torque, which is mated to a 7-speed dual clutch transmission. The 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint takes 3.3 seconds and top speed stands at 325 km/h (202 mph).