The rumourmills are at full capacity as we speak and the latest rumour is that the upcoming Ferrari 458 Roadster may be outfitted with a retractable hard-top!

With the addition of such motorized contraptions, it undoutedly adds weight to the whole car. But then again, Ferrari has been notoriously synonymous with weight-saving designs.

Irregardless of the California’s roof, Ferrari’s justification was that the use of a hard-top convertible mechanism proved to be¬†lighter than a fabric roof instead. However, it also means less drag and higher speeds.


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