Ferrari 488 Pista Prototype Drive | Pants-soiling straight-line performance

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Full-throttle acceleration in the Ferrari 488 Pista is genuinely terrifying. Wheelspin is a genuine threat at any road-legal speed — and when that happens, its rear end steps out with the same violence as the car accelerates. And that is saying something. The 488 Pista is diabolically quick. Like, hallelujah-hold-on-tight, praise-the-lord, scream-like-a-child and slap-yo-momma quick.

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Devel Sixty 6×6 SUV looks ready to survive the apocalypse

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Under the hood, there’s a 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel V8 making 720 hp and 737 lb-ft of torque.

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