The Ferrari Portofino has been launched in India at a price of Rs. 3.5 crore ex showroom (without options). It is the new entry level model for the Prancing Horse and it replaces the California T.
The new Ferrari Portofino will be powered by the 3.9 litre V8 Turbo engine that develops 591 horsepower at 7500 rpm and 760 Nm of maximum torque coming between 3000 and 5250 rpm. It goes from 0 to 100 kph in 3.5 seconds and has a top speed of more than 320 kph.
Up front, the Portofino gets a large front grille with large air intakes on either side of the front bumper. The car gets all LED headlamps. The outside edge of the headlamp hides an innovative air intake which vents into the front wheel arch and exits along the flank to reduce drag.
The rear feature single round tail lamps which are place more further apart than in the California T. conceals the rear volume housing the all-new RHT which features a more lightweight design and can be raised or lowered at low speeds. The Portofino comes with a retractable electronically operated hard top.
On the interior, the Portofino gets a 10.2 inch touch screen infotainment system, new air conditioning system that improves occupant comfort both with the top up or down, a new steering wheel, 18-way electrically adjustable seats with a new backrest design that boosts legroom for rear seat passengers, and the passenger display. When the top is dropped, the new wind deflector cuts air flow inside the cabin by 30% and also reduces aerodynamic noise.