New V-12 engine confirmed for subsequent Ferrari
Ferrari has developed a brand new V-12 engine for its subsequent mannequin launch, and judging by the wording of the automaker’s assertion the mannequin is none aside from the Purosangue crossover.
Ferrari mentioned a “game-changing” mannequin might be launched later this 12 months, and that this new “thoroughbred” might be powered by a brand new V-12. We’ll remind you that Purosangue in Italian means “thoroughbred.”
A brand new #Ferrari is coming. Born with out compromises, unmistakably Ferrari at coronary heart. Powered by our iconic V12 engine. Keep tuned… pic.twitter.com/ycMcTrVtgE
— Ferrari (@Ferrari) Might 4, 2022
Ferrari is dedicated to the V-12, and has described the engine as being a part of its DNA. Nevertheless, emissions guidelines will probably result in even area of interest gamers like Ferrari having to desert the engine in some unspecified time in the future, however within the meantime the engine will stay within the Prancing Horse secure. Do not be stunned if the brand new V-12 is smaller than Ferrari’s present 6.5-liter unit, although.
Ferrari added turbocharging to spice up energy when it downsized its V-8, although this is not anticipated to be the route taken with the V-12. As a substitute, search for Ferrari to depend on enhancements to combustion and certain some type of electrification as means so as to add energy to the 12-cylinder. There are rumors the hardcore 812 Competizione launched final 12 months as a sendoff for the 812 line may very well be Ferrari’s final V-12 mannequin with out electrification or turbocharging.
Teaser for Ferrari Purosangue debuting in 2022
The Purosangue is scheduled for launch later this 12 months. It should function a new entrance midship platform Ferrari has developed for its future grand touring fashions, like replacements for the Portofino, Roma and 812 Superfast. The platform enhances the brand new mid-engine structure that debuted within the SF90 Stradale and has since appeared within the 296 GTB, however not like that platform the entrance midship platform helps a mechanical all-wheel-drive system.
Past the Purosangue, Ferrari’s new V-12 is predicted to energy a successor to the 812 line. A take a look at mule for the brand new grand tourer might have already been noticed. Keep tuned.