A 23-year old driver of the Ferrari 458 Italia has killed a pedestrian and crashed his ride into a Mercedes-Benz S-Class in Russia, after losing control of the wheel.
Larion Vuokila, the 23-year old driver of the Ferrari 458 Italia, is the son of Russian billionaire Alexander Zajonc, who will probably walk away with his freedom intact after this incident. The footage posted below is showing the aftermath of the crash and it contains some graphic images which some of you may find disturbing.
“In the evening on July 10 at the Minsk street in Moscow car Ferrari 458 Italia, driven by a 23-year-old Larion Vuokila, son of the former vice-president of the company “M-Video” Alexander Zajonc, death knocked down a pedestrian – 62-year-old retiree Nariman Gaynulov returning from the mosque with a prayer. Then Ferrari crashed into a Mercedes”, as the original report says, translated using Google.
As a small reminder, the Ferrari 458 Italia is a mid-engined sports car which is replacing the old Ferrari F430. The 458 Italia was officially presented to the public back in 2009, at the Frankfurt Motor Show and it’s powered by a 4.5 liter V8 engine, also shared with Maserati, which is producing a total output of 562 horsepower at 9,000 rpm and it has a peak torque of 540 Nm available at 6,000 rpm. 80 percent of its torque is available from 3,250 rpm. The engine is mated to a seven-speed dual clutch transmission and the Ferrari 458 Italia has been designed by Pininfarina.