The Ferrari F40, powered by a monstrous (for the time) 2.9L twin-turbo V8, was crazy enough on its own for wealthy auto enthusiasts, while the LM version upped the ante enough to remain a highly valued exotic nowadays. Introducing the Ferrari F40 LM Barchetta, owned by billionaire, car collector and part-time racer Jean Blaton from Belgium, who used to hit the track under the Jean Beurlys nickname. Continue reading for a video and more information.
“The F40 LM Barchetta was filmed during its visit on a track where apparently there was a bigger filming involved. According to the uploader, the only open-top F40 in existence now makes 940hp from its tuned twin-turbo V8 and weighs just 800kg. The last known power figure for this car was 760hp,” according to Car Scoops.