The famous American professional basketball player, Kobe Bryant, has been recently pulled over by the police after he was talking on his cell phone while driving the Ferrari 458 Spider.
Usually when writing about celebrities and their cars we are used to being ironic but there is no irony here because we have all went through this probably at least once in our lives. According to the guys at Kobe Bryant was pulled over by the police for talking on his cell phone while he was driving. Our source says that he received a ticket. Here’s a tip, next time when you’re driving you convertible Ferrari through Los Angeles, all eyes will be on you, including the cops’.
As a quick reminder, the Ferrari 458 Spider has been officially presented to the public last year, during the Frankfurt Motor Show, and it’s powered by a 4.5 liter V8 engine which is developing a total output of 570 horsepower at 9,000 rpm, with a peak torque of 398 lb-ft available at 6,000 rpm. The unit is mated to a dual-clutch seven-speed F1 transmission and the 0 to 62 mph takes just 3.4 seconds. Top speed is 198 mph and the price in the United States has been set at 257,000 USD.