Over 4 years in the past, Ferrari celebrated its fiftieth 12 months in Japan. To mark the event, the Italian marque releases the Ferrari J50. Primarily based on the 488 Spider however with a sleeker physique and a tad extra highly effective twin-turbo 3.9-liter V8.
Extra importantly, the Ferrari J50 is rarer than the common 488s, with solely 10 items produced for the Land of the Rising Solar.
Now, a kind of 10 items turns up on the market as a used unit on the official Ferrari vendor in Tokyo. Expectedly, it does come at a steep worth – ￥398,000,000 to be precise, or round $3.6 million with the present change charges.
The used unit on the market is available in Nero Daytona shade or metallic black in mortal converse. Regardless of the common-or-garden hue (in distinction to the yellow instance imported to Spain), the J50 did not lose its enchantment, trying so smooth with the altered look.
For the uninitiated, the J50 is not only a re-bodied 488. It additionally gained a further 20 horsepower (15 kilowatts), with the force-inducted V8 now producing 690 hp (514 kW).
The listed pre-owned J50 could also be expensive however a minimum of you continue to have till 2026 for its real upkeep service. It is at the moment positioned in Minato Metropolis in Tokyo, nonetheless armed with all the great issues the particular version Ferrari comes with; the recent set of tailored 20-inch solid rims stands as our favourite.
This pre-loved unit appears to be like comparatively new as effectively. That is as a result of, in its over 4 years of existence, it solely reached 692 kilometers (430 miles). Primarily based on the pictures posted by the vendor, this ultra-rare unit is trying actually mint.
Should you’re in Japan proper now and also you missed the possibility of getting this limited-run J50 previously, this is your probability.