2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia Competitors

$230k super car, designed & built in Italy
578 hp 274 cu. in. V8

As well as being compared against other super cars and exotic cars, the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia is also often compared to sports cars, luxury cars, hybrid cars, mid-size SUVs and cars. The 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia's top rivals come from Nissan (such as the GT-R Black Edition and the Altima 3.5 SR) and Ferrari (such as the 599 GTB Fiorano and the California )

compared to super car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to other super car competitors include: it has standard paddle shifters (standard vs not available), is slightly sportier (5.3 lb/hp vs 6.3 lb/hp) and slightly shorter braking distance from 60mph (99 ft vs 105 ft).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs twin turbocharger).

2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition

2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition
$96,100

Significant advantages of the GT-R Black Edition (vs the 458 Italia )

  • GT-R Black Edition's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Faster 0-60 mph time: 2.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the GT-R Black Edition (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Sluggish performance: 7.2 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Less powerful: 530 HP @ 6,400 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM

common strengths of the GT-R Black Edition and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 2.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.05 g vs 1.02 g
arrow Compare the 2012 Nissan GT-R Black Edition vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano

2010 Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano
$326,730

Significant advantages of the 599 GTB Fiorano (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Better cornering ability: 1.08 g vs 1.02 g

Significant disadvantages of the 599 GTB Fiorano (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the 599 GTB Fiorano and 458 Italia

  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.0 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 1.08 g vs 1.02 g
  • Fairly powerful: 620 HP @ 7,600 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
arrow Compare the 599 GTB Fiorano vs the 458 Italia

2010 Porsche 911 Turbo

2010 Porsche 911 Turbo
$133,750

Significant advantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the 458 Italia )

  • 911 Turbo 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None

Significant disadvantages of the 911 Turbo (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Sluggish performance: 6.9 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Significantly less powerful: 500 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM

common strengths of the 911 Turbo and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.0 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 101 ft vs 99 ft
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.2 s @ 125 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
arrow Compare the 2010 Porsche 911 Turbo vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2012 Audi R8 GT

2012 Audi R8 GT
$198,050

Significant advantages of the R8 GT (vs the 458 Italia )

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the R8 GT (vs the 458 Italia )

  • None found

common strengths of the R8 GT and 458 Italia

  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.0 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 100 ft vs 99 ft
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2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera

2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera
$243,595

Significant advantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera (vs the 458 Italia )

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly longer braking distance from 60mph: 112 ft vs 99 ft

common strengths of the Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera and 458 Italia

  • Both cars are very sporty: 5.2 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 11.2 s @ Unknown mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Superleggera vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG
$187,450

Significant advantages of the SLS AMG (vs the 458 Italia )

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SLS AMG (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Sluggish performance: 6.3 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp

common strengths of the SLS AMG and 458 Italia

  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Both provide sporty handling: 6.3 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 100 ft vs 99 ft
arrow Compare the 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

compared to exotic car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to other exotic car competitors include: it is slightly more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 453 HP @ 7,750 RPM), slightly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 4.8 seconds), slightly higher top speed (201 mph vs 183 mph), slightly better cornering ability (1.02 g vs 0.9 g) and costs less ($230,675 vs $385,000).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs twin turbocharger), has slightly fewer seats (2 vs 4), doesn't have moon roof (not available vs standard), doesn't have power seats (optional vs standard) and doesn't have CD player (not available vs standard).

2010 Bentley Continental GT Speed

2010 Bentley Continental GT Speed
$213,995

Significant advantages of the Continental GT Speed (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Continental GT Speed's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • CD player comes standard
  • More seats: 4 vs 2

Significant disadvantages of the Continental GT Speed (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly worse cornering ability: 0.9 g vs 1.02 g
  • Slower 1/4 mile time: 12.9 s @ 106 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph

common strengths of the Continental GT Speed and 458 Italia

  • Fairly powerful: 600 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 195 mph vs 201 mph
  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
arrow Compare the 2010 Bentley Continental GT Speed vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Ferrari California

2010 Ferrari California
$196,450

Significant advantages of the California (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Rear spoiler
  • Optional premium radio
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None

Significant disadvantages of the California (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly less powerful: 453 HP @ 7,750 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Navigation system not available

common strengths of the California and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.5 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 193 mph vs 201 mph
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 100 ft vs 99 ft
arrow Compare the California vs the 458 Italia

2012 McLaren MP4-12C

2012 McLaren MP4-12C
$231,400

Significant advantages of the MP4-12C (vs the 458 Italia )

  • MP4-12C 's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • Leather comes standard
  • AM/FM stereo comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the MP4-12C (vs the 458 Italia )

  • None found

common strengths of the MP4-12C and 458 Italia

  • Fairly powerful: 592 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 205 mph vs 201 mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 3.3 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2012 McLaren MP4-12C vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Maserati GranTurismo S

2011 Maserati GranTurismo S
$126,400

Significant advantages of the GranTurismo S (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $126,400 vs $230,675
  • CD player comes standard
  • More seats: 4 vs 2

Significant disadvantages of the GranTurismo S (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly less powerful: 440 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Sluggish performance: 9.4 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp

common strengths of the GranTurismo S and 458 Italia

  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Power steering availability
arrow Compare the 2011 Maserati GranTurismo S vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom

2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom
$385,000

Significant advantages of the Phantom (vs the 458 Italia )

  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • CD player comes standard
  • Moon roof comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Phantom (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly lower top speed: 150 mph vs 201 mph
  • Significantly less powerful: 453 HP @ 5,350 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Significantly slower 0-60 mph time: 5.7 seconds vs 3.4 seconds

common strengths of the Phantom and 458 Italia

  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
  • Power steering availability
arrow Compare the 2011 Rolls-Royce Phantom vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2010 Maybach 57 Zeppelin

2010 Maybach 57 Zeppelin
$458,250

Significant advantages of the 57 Zeppelin (vs the 458 Italia )

  • 57 Zeppelin's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • More seats: 5 vs 2
  • CD player comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the 57 Zeppelin (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much more expensive: $458,250 vs $230,675
  • Significantly fewer gears: 5 vs 7
  • Sluggish performance: 9.6 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp

common strengths of the 57 Zeppelin and 458 Italia

  • Fairly powerful: 631 HP @ 4,800 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Power steering availability
arrow Compare the 2010 Maybach 57 Zeppelin vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

compared to sports car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to sports car competitors include: it has standard paddle shifters (standard vs not available), is significantly more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 305 HP @ 6,350 RPM), significantly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 6.4 seconds), significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph (99 ft vs 126 ft) and significantly faster 1/4 mile time (11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 14.8 s @ 94 mph).

However, on average it only has a naturally-aspirated engine (none vs supercharger), costs more ($230,675 vs $31,920), doesn't have moon roof (not available vs standard), doesn't have CD player (not available vs standard) and doesn't have leather (not available vs standard).

2012 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

2012 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500
$49,605

Significant advantages of the Mustang Shelby GT500 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Mustang Shelby GT500's Supercharger increases power output: Supercharger vs None
  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $49,605 vs $230,675

Significant disadvantages of the Mustang Shelby GT500 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.88 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 201 mph

common strengths of the Mustang Shelby GT500 and 458 Italia

  • Very powerful: 550 HP @ 6,200 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.0 s @ 112 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 104 ft vs 99 ft
arrow Compare the 2012 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Chevrolet Corvette

2011 Chevrolet Corvette
$49,995

Significant advantages of the Corvette (vs the 458 Italia )

  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $49,995 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Corvette (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Much longer braking distance from 60mph: 126 ft vs 99 ft
  • Significantly slower 1/4 mile time: 13.4 s @ 111 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph

common strengths of the Corvette and 458 Italia

  • Both cars have extraordinary top speeds for this class of vehicle: 205 mph vs 201 mph
  • Fairly powerful: 430 HP @ 5,900 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.4 s @ 111 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Chevrolet Corvette vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS

2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS
$31,920

Significant advantages of the Camaro SS (vs the 458 Italia )

  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $31,920 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Camaro SS (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much longer braking distance from 60mph: 129 ft vs 99 ft
  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Significantly lower top speed: 160 mph vs 201 mph

common strengths of the Camaro SS and 458 Italia

  • Fairly powerful: 426 HP @ 5,900 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 13.6 s @ 108 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 5.1 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2011 Chevrolet Camaro SS vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Dodge Challenger

2011 Dodge Challenger
$25,720

Significant advantages of the Challenger (vs the 458 Italia )

  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $25,720 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Challenger (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much lower top speed: 137 mph vs 201 mph
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.85 g vs 1.02 g
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the Challenger and 458 Italia

  • None found
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2012 Honda Civic Si

2012 Honda Civic Si
$22,975

Significant advantages of the Civic Si (vs the 458 Italia )

  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $22,975 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Civic Si (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much less powerful: 201 HP @ 7,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Paddle shifters not available
  • Sluggish performance: 14.3 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp

common strengths of the Civic Si and 458 Italia

  • None found
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2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG

2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG
$95,775

Significant advantages of the CLS63 AMG (vs the 458 Italia )

  • CLS63 AMG's Twin turbocharger increases power output: Twin turbocharger vs None
  • CD player comes standard
  • Much cheaper: $95,775 vs $230,675

Significant disadvantages of the CLS63 AMG (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much lower top speed: 155 mph vs 201 mph

common strengths of the CLS63 AMG and 458 Italia

  • Very powerful: 518 HP @ 5,250 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both provide sporty handling: 8.3 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
arrow Compare the 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

compared to luxury car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to luxury car competitors include: it is significantly sportier (5.3 lb/hp vs 11.4 lb/hp), is significantly more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 380 HP @ 6,400 RPM), significantly faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 6.8 seconds), significantly shorter braking distance from 60mph (99 ft vs 118 ft) and significantly faster 1/4 mile time (11.5 s @ 125 mph vs 14.5 s @ 98 mph).

However, on average it costs more ($230,675 vs $43,770), has much fewer seats (2 vs 5), has a much shorter-lasting basic warranty (none vs 4 year), has a much shorter basic warranty (none vs 50,000 mile) and has worse traction (rear-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive).

2012 Acura TL

2012 Acura TL
$43,770

Significant advantages of the TL (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs None
  • Power locks comes standard
  • Power windows comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the TL (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much lower top speed: 130 mph vs 201 mph
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 15.3 s @ 96 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
  • Much less powerful: 305 HP @ 6,300 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM

common strengths of the TL and 458 Italia

  • Both come standard with paddle shifters
arrow Compare the 2012 Acura TL vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V

2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V
$64,520

Significant advantages of the CTS CTS-V (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs None
  • Power locks comes standard
  • Power windows comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the CTS CTS-V (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Significantly worse cornering ability: 0.9 g vs 1.02 g
  • Significantly lower top speed: 179 mph vs 201 mph
  • Paddle shifters not available

common strengths of the CTS CTS-V and 458 Italia

  • Very powerful: 556 HP @ 6,100 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Both vehicles can hit high speeds: 179 mph vs 201 mph
  • Both cars are very sporty: 7.6 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
arrow Compare the 2011 Cadillac CTS CTS-V vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Lexus LS 460

2011 Lexus LS 460
$68,005

Significant advantages of the LS 460 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 4 year vs None
  • Power locks comes standard
  • Power windows comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the LS 460 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.8 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 14.5 s @ 98 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
  • Significantly less powerful: 380 HP @ 6,400 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM

common strengths of the LS 460 and 458 Italia

  • More gears: 8 vs 7
arrow Compare the 2011 Lexus LS 460 vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

compared to hybrid car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to hybrid car competitors include: it is much sportier (5.3 lb/hp vs 22.7 lb/hp), is much more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 122 HP @ 6,000 RPM), has significantly more gears (7 vs continuously variable), has better traction (rear-wheel drive vs front-wheel drive) and has smoother suspension (independent vs semi-independent).

However, on average it is not a hybrid car, costs more ($230,675 vs $20,115), has slightly fewer seats (2 vs 5), has a much shorter-lasting basic warranty (none vs 3 year) and has a much shorter basic warranty (none vs 36,000 mile).

2011 Toyota Prius Four

2011 Toyota Prius Four
$28,080

Significant advantages of the Prius Four (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $28,080 vs $230,675
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None
  • Hybrid

Significant disadvantages of the Prius Four (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much lower top speed: 112 mph vs 201 mph
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.82 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 18.0 s @ 79 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph

common strengths of the Prius Four and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 0.82 g vs 1.02 g
  • Both vehicles' brakes will do well under heavy use
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2011 Honda CR-Z

2011 Honda CR-Z
$20,115

Significant advantages of the CR-Z (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $20,115 vs $230,675
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None
  • Hybrid

Significant disadvantages of the CR-Z (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much lower top speed: 121 mph vs 201 mph
  • Much less powerful: 122 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.84 g vs 1.02 g

common strengths of the CR-Z and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good cornering ability: 0.84 g vs 1.02 g
  • Both vehicles have above average braking abilities for this class of vehicle: 122 ft vs 99 ft
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 16.4 s @ 83 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
arrow Compare the 2011 Honda CR-Z vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

compared to mid-size SUV competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to mid-size SUV competitors include: it is much more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 179 HP @ 6,000 RPM), is much sportier (5.3 lb/hp vs 18.8 lb/hp), much faster 0-60 time (3.4 seconds vs 8.9 seconds), much shorter braking distance from 60mph (99 ft vs 136 ft) and has standard paddle shifters (standard vs not available).

However, on average it costs more ($230,675 vs $23,285), has much fewer seats (2 vs 7), has a much shorter-lasting basic warranty (none vs 3 year), has a much shorter basic warranty (none vs 36,000 mile) and doesn't have roof rails (not available vs optional).

2011 Toyota RAV4

2011 Toyota RAV4
$23,285

Significant advantages of the RAV4 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $23,285 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard
  • Power windows comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the RAV4 (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much less powerful: 179 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Sluggish performance: 18.8 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Much slower 0-60 mph time: 8.9 seconds vs 3.4 seconds

common strengths of the RAV4 and 458 Italia

  • Both cars have extraordinary braking abilities: 120 ft vs 99 ft
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2011 Nissan Murano

2011 Nissan Murano
$47,200

Significant advantages of the Murano (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $47,200 vs $230,675
  • Power locks comes standard
  • Power windows comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the Murano (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much less powerful: 260 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Much longer braking distance from 60mph: 136 ft vs 99 ft
  • Sluggish performance: 17.1 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp

common strengths of the Murano and 458 Italia

  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 7.6 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
  • The {better}'s standard navigation system will ensure you never get lost again; optional upgrade required on the {worse}
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 16.0 s @ 91 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
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compared to car competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the 458 Italia compared to car competitors include: it is much sportier (5.3 lb/hp vs 18.1 lb/hp), is much more powerful (578 HP @ 9,000 RPM vs 177 HP @ 6,500 RPM), has much more gears (7 vs continuously variable), has better traction (rear-wheel drive vs front-wheel drive) and has smoother suspension (independent vs semi-independent).

However, on average it costs more ($230,675 vs $22,150), has much fewer seats (2 vs 5), has a much shorter-lasting basic warranty (none vs 3 year), has a much shorter basic warranty (none vs 36,000 mile) and doesn't have moon roof (not available vs standard).

2011 Honda Accord LX

2011 Honda Accord LX
$22,150

Significant advantages of the Accord LX (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $22,150 vs $230,675
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None
  • Much longer basic warranty: 36,000 mile vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Accord LX (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much less powerful: 177 HP @ 6,500 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.79 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 16.6 s @ 86 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph

common strengths of the Accord LX and 458 Italia

  • None found
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2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR

2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR
$29,190

Significant advantages of the Altima 3.5 SR (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $29,190 vs $230,675
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None
  • Much longer basic warranty: 36,000 mile vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Altima 3.5 SR (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Many fewer gears: Continuously variable vs 7
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.81 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much less powerful: 270 HP @ 6,000 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM

common strengths of the Altima 3.5 SR and 458 Italia

  • Both provide sporty handling: 12.3 lb/hp vs 5.3 lb/hp
  • Both posted zippy 1/4 mile times: 14.9 s @ 100 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph
  • Both vehicles have good 0-60 times: 6.5 seconds vs 3.4 seconds
arrow Compare the 2012 Nissan Altima 3.5 SR vs the 2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

2011 Honda Fit

2011 Honda Fit
$15,870

Significant advantages of the Fit (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much cheaper: $15,870 vs $230,675
  • Much longer-lasting basic warranty: 3 year vs None
  • Much longer basic warranty: 36,000 mile vs None

Significant disadvantages of the Fit (vs the 458 Italia )

  • Much less powerful: 117 HP @ 6,600 RPM vs 578 HP @ 9,000 RPM
  • Much worse cornering ability: 0.77 g vs 1.02 g
  • Much slower 1/4 mile time: 17.9 s @ 75 mph vs 11.5 s @ 125 mph

common strengths of the Fit and 458 Italia

  • None found
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