Sergio Marchionne indicated that the return of the brand Dino family Ferrari already decided and only remains to put date. Would use turbo V6 engines located in the central potion, with an output around 500 horsepower .
Y at the last April grew the rumor about the possible arrival of a market Ferrari access , which is locate below California and many claimed that the return of the brand Dino was just around the corner. Now the information comes from the head of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Sergio Marchionne , who he told reporters that Dino’s return is already decided and you just have to set a date.
Marchionne: “The return of Dino is already decided, just have to set a date”
The information comes from statements made by Marchionne to the British publication Autocar, indicating that the new access model would be very close to starting its development. In fact in Fiorano they were already hunted some test mules based on the 458 Italia, tested mechanical components. It is believed that Dino V6 turbocharged engines used , located in central position, pursuant to compete against products such as 911 or McLaren Porsche 570s.
The new Dino use propellers which are currently the Maserati Quattroporte and Ghibli , based on a block V6 biturbo 3.0-liter engine, with an output of 400 hp and 550 Nm of torque, which could exceed 500 horsepower with the magic touch Ferrari .
But Marchionne was commissioned to clarify that the intentions of the mark are not creating an economy car, but rather maintain the exclusivity based on limited production and provided below to customer demand and therefore in no way intentions are to degrade the Ferrari brand.
The last time Ferrari used an V6 in one of its production models, was in the Dino 246 GT which was manufactured until 1974. That same engine of 2.4 liters was also used in the Fiat Dino and Lancia Stratos .