The Ferrari GTC4Lusso was officially introduced at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. In the same year, the Ferrari GTC4Lusso T was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show in October.
This four-seat grand tourer is a successor to the Italian carmaker’s previous model, the Ferrari FF. Its name was derived from the Ferrari 330 GTC and the Ferrari 250GT Berlinetta Lusso. The number four is an ode to the vehicle’s number of seats. Lusso equals luxury in Italian while GTC is an acronym for Gran Turismo Coupes.
In the Philippines, it premiered in June 2018 at a posh event held in the Grand Ballroom of Okada Manila.
Both variants of the Ferrari GTC4Lusso measure 4,922mm long, 1,980mm wide, and 1,383mm tall. Its body is perfectly tapered and streamlined. It is designed with two modern passenger doors, a roof spoiler, a gracefully slanting roof, and tailgate with hatch vibes. Its front is fitted with running LED lights complemented by a big and efficient air dam with the company’s famous insignia. The back features their signature rounded quad lights and a wide rear diffuser.
The cabin of the Ferrari GTC4Lusso is spacious with a posh aura. Highlights include leather stitched, carbon fiber, brushed aluminum detailings, configurable information cluster with digital displays, multifunction steering wheel with controls,14- way power adjusted with four-way lumbar support driver’s seats, heated front seats, dual-zone, and climate control.
For long and out of town trips, it provides a generous cargo space that measures 15.9 cubic feet, good enough for four to five pieces of luggage.
If you opt to level up the interior of your grand tourer, you may avail of the Ferrari Personalization Program. They offer a wide array of leather in different shades that will match your preference.
Technology and Safety Features
Providing entertainment is a 10.25-inch touchscreen with Bluetooth and USB connectivity. At the back, passengers are spoiled with an 8.8 display with access to the media, navigation system, etc.
In terms of safety, it is loaded with features such as a setup for advanced traction and stability control, pair of front and side-impact airbags, seatbelt pretensioners, rear-view camera, front and rear parking sensors, adaptive headlights, forward parking camera, and more.
Platform & Chassis
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso is a front mid-engine, all-wheel-drive vehicle with a three-door shooting brake body style. The Ferrari GTC4Lusso has the same layout but it is a rear-wheel drive.
Both are fitted with MacPherson Strut suspension at the front, and a multi-link suspension at the rear.
Engine & Drivetrain
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso is equipped with a 6.3-liter V12 engine that produces 680 horsepower with 697 Newton meters. It is paired with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and can run at a maximum speed of 335 km/h.
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso T is powered with a 3.9-liter twin-turbo engine that emits 602 horsepower and a torque of 760 Newton meters. It is also matched with seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and can run at a maximum speed of 320 km/h.