Tag: Ferrari

Ferrari sees E10 cutting 20hp from F1 racing power

Ferrari sees E10 cutting 20hp from F1 racing power

February 2, 2022 |

In Italy, Racer reports that the head of Ferrari F1 racing estimates that the switch to E10 this season will result in a loss of 20 horsepower for those running on conventional internal combustion engines. Last season, Ferrari introduced a hybrid model which it says won’t be affected as much as conventional engines by the […]

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Racing ahead with biofuels – Bentley, BMW, Porsche, others embrace biofuels

Racing ahead with biofuels – Bentley, BMW, Porsche, others embrace biofuels

July 11, 2021 |

Bentley’s Continental GT3 Pikes Peak racecar proved to be fastest racecar running on renewable fuel at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2021, beating out all other sustainability-focused entrants (like Tesla’s Model S and an Acura NSX). Another car manufacturer, BMW, invested $12.5 million into Prometheus Fuels saying, “Prometheus will make drop-in replacement fuels that are […]

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0 to 62 in 3 seconds; Ferrari uses E85 to add 225 horsepower

0 to 62 in 3 seconds; Ferrari uses E85 to add 225 horsepower

January 18, 2012 |

In Italy, Ferrari is offering an E-85 upgrade to consumers for about $2,500 on top of the standard sticker price that also will boost the car’s power by 225 horsepower.  In the V12 engine, that’s a whopping 875 horsepower. The tuners who are doing the aftermarket flex-fuel adjustments say that the added horsepower can take […]

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