As fun as it is to watch these two battle it out in head to head races, pitting a Ferrari 488 GTB against a Porsche 991 Turbo S does also have some practical value. The result of this ½ mile drag race could very well determine which one a potential buyers looking for a top dog super car chooses. The video will also equip you with some great talking points for when you meet you buddies at the bar this evening.
And just to be clear, the Porsche 991 Turbo S in this drag race against the Ferrari 488 GTB is the new Mk II model with 580 horsepower. Granted, the GTB has 670 hp, but the Porsche is four-wheel-drive and benefits from one of the best transmissions in the universe. Let’s hit it:
This result can affect the decision of an unbiased buyer, but with brand loyalties are not going to care one bit. You could put the badge of their favorite brand on a mule and they would still argue that it’s better than the car from the rival company!