With the Ferrari FF’s 6.3-litre V12 engine delivering 651 hp and the twin-turbo 5.0-litre V10 of the previous-generation Audi RS6 delivering 700 hp after being tuned by MTM, one may think the latter would breeze to victory in a rolling drag race between the pair.
However, the two were recently pitted against each other and despite the near-50 hp deficit of the Ferrari FF, it manages to cruise to victory quite easily which begs the question, why?
Well there are two key reasons why. First and foremost, the Ferrari FF weighs almost 200 kg less than the Audi RS6 and its seven-speed dual-clutch transmission also bangs through the gears faster than the RS6’s unit. The more you know…