Ferrari is going hybrid, but the V-12 will remain pure


Michael Leiters, Ferrari's Chief Technical Officer, hinted that the recently revealed F8 Tributo may be Maranello's last V-8 powered car without any electrified boost. “We’re at the limit of the performance,” Leiters told Top Gear. Leiters said that while the V-12 engines that form the core of the brand's identity will continue to be naturally aspirated, with no hybrid assistance, smaller displacement engines from the company will likely have both turbochargers and hybridization.

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