Wondering what is the Ferrari 458 Challenge? Well, this model is a competition version of Ferrari 458 Italia. This competition model is capable to develop 570 horsepower. This model benefits from many features unseen or partially unseen on competition models. We are talking about the E-Diff system that can adapt in case of dry or wet circuit conditions, special 19-inch wheels, improved suspension and more.
Brembo ceramic brake discs were used in order to provide more safety and performance. The mass of the model was reduced using lightweight materials such as the well know carbon fiber. The gearbox was also improved to provide more accurate respondings.
The model was tested on the circuit and Ferrari claims that this model is 2 seconds faster than Ferrari F430 Challenge. Ferrari also announced that the ground clearance was reduced by 30 mm, giving the model a more aggressive look. Here are some official renderings for Ferrari 458 Challenge.