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1999 Ferrari 360 Modena! A modern Modena!

The Ferrari Modena first arrived in the market a year before the turn of the century. People were impressed of its curves and computer controlled suspension. This makes its predecessors look outdated. In terms of technology, the car is said to be presenting new approach in terms of design. This features the manufacturer’s aluminum space frame chassis which is described to be modern and light. This is said to be 40% lighter compared to steel and 30% stiffer although it is said to be larger. According to reviews, Modena is synonymous to reliability. Its engine is more practical and reflected to lower maintenance costs compared to other models from Ferrari. Today the Modena has four models in its range that includes Modena, Berlinetta, F1 coupes and F1 spiders. Definitely this car isn’t exactly exotic but considered to be popular. Its sporty outlook can be seen and felt while driving this kind of Ferrari model.

Ferrari 360 Modena top

Ferrari 360 Modena top

Ferrari 360 Modena rear

Ferrari 360 Modena rear

Ferrari 360 Modena front right

Ferrari 360 Modena front right

Performance

The Modena got its name from the 3.6 liter engine. The corners are equipped with its five spoke 18 inch alloys that help deliver powerful and great performance. Because of its structure, this is prone to over steering and it offers flexible handling package. The most impressive thing with Modena is its power train. The 3.6 liter and v8 engine offers traditional power and its f1 inspired transmission is playing a huge role. It can reach 0-100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds. According to auto reviews, this car can get to a max speed of 304 km/h. The superb brakes go well with the whole package. In front and back it has 330 mm ventilated cross-drilled discs.

Ferrari 360 Modena engine

Ferrari 360 Modena engine

Interior

The interior is spacious and very nice. It is easy to get in and out. The visibility is great unless you are doing a reverse. For a big car, the storage is quite small. There is also a shelf behind the seats. If you are planning for a trip then better pack light as you will not have enough space on the trunk.

Ferrari 360 Modena interior

Ferrari 360 Modena interior

Ferrari 360 Modena seats

Ferrari 360 Modena seats

Exterior

As far as the design cue is concern, this Modena looks pretty amazing and nice to look at. It has a right amount of curves with bulging rear panels and greatly proportioned body. You will also love the air intakes. Some are located just below the doors so the brakes are being cooled. Another set is found in the rear which feeds the engine. Front area is getting air dams and wind controlling covers for the headlight. The rear part has quad exhaust and the tail lights are a true work of art. Compared to other traditional exotic cars, this car is pretty much practical. This incorporates ergonomics and it offers more space for luggage and other items.

Ferrari 360 Modena rear

Ferrari 360 Modena rear

Ferrari 360 Modena side

Ferrari 360 Modena side

Ferrari 360 Modena front

Ferrari 360 Modena front

 

Performance Dimensions
Engine: 90° V8 F131 3,6 ltr Length: 176.4 in (4,481 mm)
Displacement: 3586 cc (218.8 in³) Width: 75.7 in (1,923 mm)
Horsepower: 400 hp Height: 47.8 in (1,214 mm)
Max RPM: 8500 rpm Maximum Seating: 2
Torque: 275 lbf·ft @ 4750 rpm Wheelbase: 2,600 mm (102.4 in)
Transmission: Auto Luggage Capacity: NA
0-60 mph: 4,2 seconds
Top Speed: 189 mph (304 km/h)

 

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