You may be surprised for seeing the air intake at front on the photo above and it is what you guessed:
Which simply means that the 550 is a car with really amazing handling...
Another important thing about the 550 is that it is fabulously easy to drive - given its power and size.
Power comes from a reworked version of the 456's V12 engine that produces 480hp that is more than enough to propel the car 60mph from standstill in 4.7 seconds and give it a top speed of almost 200mph!
Late 2000 saw the introduction of the amazing 550 Barchetta Pininfarina at the 2000 Paris Motorshow.