American company Add armorThe company that specializes in vehicle armor decided to demonstrate the development of its technology in the following ways Ferrari 458 Speciale (Video) He blocked and still maintained his performance.
Italian sports cars are equipped with a Light armor, ten times stronger than bulletproof steel, and 60% lighter.
In this way, it reached Type B4 shield, it means Can withstand bullets from guns, Although it cannot withstand the impact of AK-47 or high-power rifles.
With guard Ferrari’s weight has increased by 21 kg.But this is installed More carbon fiber parts inside and outside.
same, Capristo exhaust This further reduces the weight of the car, Let him increase the power of the 4.5-liter naturally aspirated V8 engine by 40 horsepower.
In tests conducted by AddArmor, the 458 Speciale managed to maintain its performance: From 0 to 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds Its maximum speed is 325km/h
Heavy vehicles are often slow, and slow targets are easy to hit. In situations where customers need protection, speed is always an advantage”, He claimed Jeff Engen,President.
The value of the armored version of the Ferrari 458 Speciale is $ 625,000, Which is twice the normal level.