Ferrari 296 GTS Launched – Price | Engine | Features | Rivals

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Ferrari has introduced an open-top version of the 296 GTB in the Indian market, which has been named the Ferrari 296 GTS. The convertible supercar was introduced in the global market in April last year and has now been launched in India. The new Ferrari 296 GTS has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 6.24 crore. A 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 petrol engine has been used to power the Ferrari 296 GTS, along with an electric motor.


  • Gets adjustable rear screen to ensure comfort at high speeds
  • Performance identical to 296 GTB despite added weight
  • Has a 330kph top speed

The new Ferrari 296 GTS convertible has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 6.24 crore. In comparison, the Ferrari 296 GTB costs Rs 5.40 crore (ex-showroom). The Ferrari 296 GTS will compete with the McLaren 720S Spider in the market. Equipped with stunning looks and a powerful engine, this car has a lot in it that every sports car lover would love. Select Cars unveiled the new Ferrari 296 GTS at Andaz Hotel, Aerocity.

Look & Design

In terms of looks and design, the new Ferrari 296 GTS is quite similar to the 296 GTB. Minor changes have been made to the design to give a convertible roofline. The Ferrari 296 GTS has a retractable hardtop which is placed inside the engine compartment and can be opened or closed in 14 seconds at speeds up to 45 kmph. Being a luxury sports car, this car from Ferrari also gets a lot of features. While this Ferrari model has a long list of cabin features, the highlights of the 296 GTS are a clean dashboard layout with a digital instrument cluster, haptic controls and a new steering wheel.

Ferrari 296 GTS: Power and Performance:

Powering the Ferrari 296 GTS is a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 petrol engine that comes with an electric motor. The combined output of this hybrid powertrain is 830 bhp and it generates 740 Nm of peak torque. It comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission. Ferrari claims that the 296 GTS can accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in just 2.9 seconds. The top speed of Ferrari 296 GTS is 330 kmph.

The supercar can go up to 25 km in pure EV mode and can reach a top speed of 135 kmph. The battery pack size is 7.45 kWh which is placed behind the seats. Being a plug-in hybrid, the battery pack can be charged in 1 hour via the charger.

Petrol engineFerrari 296 GTS
Engine type3.0-litre V6 Naturally Espirated Petrol engine with electric motor
Displacement2,992 cc
No. of cylinders6
Power830 bhp @ 8,500 rpm
Torque740 Nm @ 6,250 rpm
Transmission8-speed DCT Automatic
Emission StandardBS-6
Top Speed330 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)2.9 seconds
Ferrari 296 GTS – Dimensions & Weight
Length4,565 mm
Width1,958 mm
Height1,191 mm
Wheelbase2,600 mm
Ground Clearance170 mm
No. of Doors2-Doors
Seating Capacity2- Person
No. of Seating Rows1- Row
Fuel Tank Capacity65-litres
Kerb Weight1540-kg
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front SuspensionIndependent, Double Wishbone
Rear SuspensionIndependent, Multi-link
Front Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Rear Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Steering TypePower assisted (Electric)
Wheel TypeAlloy Wheels
Front Tyres245 / 35 R20
Rear Tyres245 / 35 R20
Top Speed30 kmph
Acceleration 0-100kmph2.9 seconds

Ferrari 296 GTS – Features:

Ferrari has been constantly using new and cutting-edge technology in its cars. Many such advanced features have also been given place in this car which makes it a pure sports car. Technology like E-diff has been used in it. This is a technology that allows Formula One cars to be used as road cars. This feature enhances roadholding even at high speeds while reducing the loss of traction and improving the grip available during cornering. This gives better balance even at high speeds.

Standard Features:-

  • 8.1-inch touchscreen infotainment system with offering a range of connected car functions and voice command features.
  • a multi-functional steering wheel
  • Automatic climate control
  • Power-adjustable seats with massage function
  • Premium audio system and smartphone connectivity in the form of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Touch sensitive buttons for the climate control
  • Wireless charger and a sunroof
  • Automatic climate control
  • Cruise control
  • Rear multi-view camera with guidelines
  • Driver side window one touch up/down with pinch guard
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Push button start/stop
  • Keyless Entry

Safety Features:-

  • Multiple Air-bags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Active and passive driver assistance systems
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Overspeed Warning
  • Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Hill hold control
  • Seat-belt Warning
  • Central Locking with Child safety locks
  • Rear Parking Sensor and 360-degree camera

Ferrari 296 GTS – Colours:

  • Rosso Ferrari F1-75
  • Avorio
  • Blu Mirabeau
  • Blu tour de France
  • Grigio Silverstone
  • Grigio Alloy
  • Bianco Cervino
  • Bianco Avus
  • Blu Abu Dhabi
  • Blu Scozia
  • Blu pozzi
  • Grigio Ingrid
  • Argento Nurburgring
  • Canna Difucile
  • Rosso fiorano
  • Nero
  • Nero Daytona
  • Blu swaters
  • Giallo Modena
  • Rosso dino
  • Rosso Corsa
  • Rosso Mugello
  • Verde british
  • Rosso Imola
  • Azzurro california
  • Rosso Scuderia
  • Grigio Scuro

Ferrari 296 GTS – Rivals:

  • Porsche 911 GT3 RS
  • McLaren 720S
  • Ferrari F8 Tributo

Ferrari 296 GTS – Price Details:

Ex-Showroom PriceRs 6,24,00,000
TCSRs 6,24,000
Road TaxRs 62,40,000
Registration ChargesRs 600
AdditionalRs 6,000
FasTagRs 600
Hypothecation EndorsementRs 1,500
Road Safety CessRs 97,200
Other chargesRs 400
InsuranceRs 31,00,000
On Road Price in DelhiRs 7,24,70,300

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Last modified: May 23, 2023