Ferrari has unveiled the Roma, a 612-bhp entry-level convertible, which is set to become a new staple of the Italian marque’s lineup. The Roma, which has been in development for over a year, is set to become the latest addition to the brand’s range, combining classic design cues with the latest cutting-edge technology and performance.
The Roma, which is powered by a 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine, produces a whopping 612 bhp, making it the most powerful entry-level model in the Ferrari range. This power is transferred to the rear wheels through a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, allowing for lightning-fast gear changes and a 0-62 mph time of just 3.4 seconds.
The Ferrari Roma is also equipped with the latest in driver-assist technology, including a range of active safety systems and adaptive cruise control, as well as a range of driver-selectable driving modes. Inside, the Roma features a luxurious interior, with all the latest in-car technology, including a 10.25-inch infotainment system, integrated navigation and a 16-speaker audio system.
On the outside, the Roma features a classic Ferrari aesthetic, with a long bonnet, low roofline and signature grille. The exterior is finished off with a range of aerodynamic features, including a double-bump front splitter and a rear diffuser, which help to reduce drag and improve handling.
With its combination of cutting-edge technology, performance and classic Ferrari styling, the Roma is set to become the new entry-level benchmark for the marque. It’s a car that is sure to turn heads wherever it goes, and one that is sure to become a favourite of Ferrari fans.