Drag Race

Ferrari 458 Speciale Gets Humiliated by 458 Spider

Where did all that extra power and weight loss disappear to?

When the Ferrari 458 Speciale was launched last year, it promised to deliver outstanding performance, putting the 458 Italia (and certainly, its 458 Spider convertible brother) to shame. But despite its 597 horses, the Speciale in this video gets crushed by its heavier, and less powerful (570 horsepower), drop-top counterpart. The Speciale makes up for its initial lag later on in the race, but it still isn’t enough to put it back on its self-proclaimed pedestal.

Check out the Italian duo race with its surprising results:

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