Of late, some reports begin spreading online that the Italian sports car manufacturer, Ferrari, is going to introduce the facelifted and improved model of the Ferrari F12. Consistent with some data, the model might bear the name F12 GTO or Specific F12, began distributing on the internet. Now, Ferrari has technically reported that that the redesigned model will be unveiled at the Motor Show, which is to be held in Geneva in 2016 as a 2017 year model, and it is likely to be called as the 2017 Ferrari F12tdf.
The tdf in the name is the short form of Tour Delaware France. This new F12tdf is, in fact, the limited edition and it’s been introduced by Ferrari that only 799 units is likely to be manufactured. Nevertheless, this model will be constructed in a powerful way to compete strongly using its greatest rivals, such as 2015 model Lamborghini Aventador SV and the 2014-15 series Aston Martin Vanquish.
2017 FERRARI F12tdf CHANGES, EXTERIOR
The 2017 Ferrari supercar is expected in the future with a few external alterations to create it contemporary and attractive. Made by the Styling Center of Ferrari, the 2017 F12tdf can be recognized right away and it is distinguished by an incredibly strength and hostile design. All the outside things starting from their snout to the tail have now been modified.
Its distinctive design is completed with large fenders, larger rear spoiler, a small number of frivolous carbon fibre components, which has changed much of the standard 20-inch length aluminum-made wheels. The new F12tdf also functions tougher brakes, outfitted with the LaFerrari brake calipers, fine-tuned suspension and increased steering.
The front fascia of the vehicle comes with a redesigned fender and it comes with a T-formed air absorption with large channels at each end, new ports, carbon fibre made splitter and contest canards on the way to their sides. The rear portion comes with the exactly positioned fatigue pipes that are prepared from carbon fibre with large dark trims.
The new model F12tdf comes with a rear spoiler of length and height of 2.3 inches (60 mm) and 1.2 inches (30 mm) respectively. To make more downforce, the rake of its tailgate has been made more upright. The vehicle also comes with a restyled windscreen, which is now leaner and assumes the shape of the letter T. The new Ferrari F12tdf 2017 has been designed with the length of 183.30 inches, width of 77.20 inches and a height of 50.11 inches. The curb fat of the vehicle is 3119 lbs (1,415 kg), and the weight distribution between the front and the back part is in the proportion 46:54.
2017 FERRARI F12tdf INTERIOR
Maybe, at the first look, one may believe that there is nothing varied between the standard supercar and the next era Ferrari F12. But in fact, if it is observed strongly, it is likely to be perceived that the new vehicle comes with lots of modified inner elements. To start with, nothing within the new F12tdf is prepared from leather, excluding the steering wheel, which is extremely abnormal for Ferrari. Everything within the car is prepared from aluminum, carbon-fiber, high-class plastic or Alcantara.
Carbon fibre components are found through the duration of the 2017 Ferrari F12tdf interior room, commencing from home portions to the dashboard. The automaker has put a lot of effort with the intention of reducing as much weight as feasible and they actually changed the standard floor mats of the vehicle with designer aluminum sheets to achieve a considerable fat reduction. The cabin comes outfitted with dark Alcantara with yellow stripes.
2017 FERRARI F12tdf ENGINE
The 2017 F12tdf is 240 pounds (110 kg) light than the standard model that influences the speed to a great extent. It uses a V12 normally aspirated engine with the displacement of 6.3 litters that could generate 769 ponies of maximum energy @ 8,500 RPM and 519 lbs per foot of maximum torque @ 6,750 RPM. The new model F12tdf is coupled with the new model of F1 DCT gearbox with double clutch.
This immense sport coupe is competent to reach 62 mph from the stationary style within 2.9 moments and prime velocity of 210 mph, 1 mph less than the F12 Berlinetta from which the engine of the new F12tdf has been borrowed. The automaker has installed a fresh back-wheel-steering system, known as the Virtual Short Wheelbase, which assists the new F12tdf to become more secure on the street.
2017 FERRARI F12tdf PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
The 2017 Ferrari F12 tdf release date is expected to hit the dealerships for sale during the first or second quarter of 2017 with the starting price of $ 500,000.