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Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
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Ferrari California T (2014) vs Porsche 918 Spyder (2015): 37 facts in comparison

1. Has dual-clutch transmission

A dual-clutch transmission (DCT) is an automated manual transmission that allows the driver to control gear-shifts themselves or to let the computer decide. Upshifts are extremely fast, resulting in smooth acceleration, and due to the uninterrupted power flow it also has the benefit of increasing fuel efficiency.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
25% have it

2. weight

75.97kg lighter.
1.63t
Nissan Note Advance CVT (2015): 1.5kg
1.7t

3. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
89% have it

4. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
8
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 16
8

5. faster top speed

The fastest speed that the car can reach.
316km/h
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 447km/h
344km/h

6. faster acceleration (0-100)

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-100 kilometres per hour.
3.6s
Tesla Roadster: 1.9s
2.5s

7. Has smart key as standard

A smart key is a wireless key that offers several benefits over a traditional key. For example when you approach the car the doors will automatically unlock, and you can turn the engine on with the press of a button.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
52% have it

8. Has stolen vehicle tracking system

The vehicle has a tracking system that utilises GPS, allowing you to locate it in case it is stolen.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
25% have it

9. Has vertically-opening doors

Vertically-opening doors are useful for when parking in tight spaces, and are aesthetically pleasing.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
5% have it

10. shorter length

76mm shorter length.
4.57m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m
4.65m

11. width

246mm narrower.
1.91m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m
1.66m

12. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
36% have it

13. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
3.8l
SRT Viper (2014): 8.4l
4.6l

14. height

154mm shorter.
1.32m
Volvo XC70 (2015): 917mm
1.17m

15. Has fully independent suspension

This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
72% have it

16. Has height-adjustable seat belts

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
47% have it

17. Has air suspension

Air suspension offers a smoother ride than the traditional steel spring suspension. It is also often adjustable, allowing you to raise or lower it based on the type of driving you are doing.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
47% have it

18. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.67m
Toyota Tundra SR5 (2014): 3.7m
2.73m

19. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
32
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 64
32

20. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
78l
Ford Super Duty F-250 XL (2015): 132l
70l

21. better fuel economy (combined)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
10.5l/100 km
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015): 3.1l/100 km
3.1l/100 km

22. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Ferrari California T (2014)
Porsche 918 Spyder (2015)
89% have it

23. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
560hp
Hennessey Venom GT (2014): 1244hp
887hp

24. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
755Nm
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport (2013): 1250Nm
540Nm

25. faster acceleration (0-200)

The time it takes for the car to accelerate from 0-200 kilometres per hour.
11.2s
Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport: 6.7s
7.3s

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