Rent a Ferrari 458 Spider to visit Rome is one of the best experience you can do in Italy. The “Eternal City”, known all over the world for its archeological sites and glorious monuments, is an amazing city to explore by car. That’s why hiring a luxury car in Rome can be the perfect solution.
You can rent an exotic car at Rome airport with Power Service, as a Ferrari, and start a driving tour of the city or drive towards beautiful Italian destinations located nearby as Tuscany and Naples. We will be happy to give you all the information about the best roads to follow and places to visit.
Rome Airports, Fiumicino e Ciampino, are linked to lots of European and American cities and also to many other international destinations. So, the plane can be the fastest way to reach Rome from abroad.
We can deliver you the car model of your choice directly at the airport terminal or wherever you like the most: your hotel in Rome, a train station, etc. The same conditions are true for the redelivery of the car: a member of the staff of Power Service Luxury Car Hire can pick it up at any place.
Ferrari 458 Italia Spider: the supercar of your dreams
The Ferrari 458 Italia Spider is an exotic car full of accessories. This Maranello car has a rigid folding metal roof, unique choice for a roadster, that activates electrically and allows you to drive feeling the wind in your hairs. A perfect feature for the summer period!
The car has an automatic transmission, alloy wheels, xenon headlights, Bluetooth car radio.
The calibration of the shock absorbers of Ferrari 458 Italia Spider is not too rigid, perfect to face even considerable distances without problems. It is a fast and agile car that can reach 320 km/h on track.
Driving a Ferrari in Rome
Hire a Ferrari in Rome means drive the Italian dream car in its capital. Both, the car and the city, are true icons of style, luxury and fashion all around the world.
It’s an amazing experience for exotic car lovers: just think about the emotions of driving in front of the Circus Maximus, the Colosseum and the Imperial Fora. Centuries of history concentrated in a few kilometers!
If you wish to do this tour with a Ferrari 458 Italia Spider, you can book a parking near the Colosseum and better explore the area by foot. While walking, you can feel the true atmosphere of Rome and enter all the museums and attractions that interest you the most.
For the parking in the center of Rome, you can choose between: Park Colosseo, Garage President, Parking Roma Termini and many others. Otherwise, you can rely on the private parking of luxury hotels in Rome such as Residenza Cellini, Hotel dei Borgognoni, Grand Hotel Palatino.
Reserve a covered, guarded parking in Rome is easy, but remember to do that a few days earlier that your actually arrive in the city. In fact, Rome is one of the most populated cities in Europe, it is usually very chaotic and roads are often crowded as are the parking lots. Besides that, following some simple suggestions, you’ll can easily drive in Rome with no effort.
Things to be aware of while driving in Rome with an exotic car
The roads of Rome, built centuries ago, were meant for foot traffic, so every attraction can easily be accessed by walking. But, if you decide to hire a Ferrari 458 Spider and explore the city by car, you don’t have to worry.
Here are some suggestions to drive safely within the city:
– The city center of Rome is included in a ring road known as Grande Raccordo Anulare that make easy for drivers to move in and out of the city. If you have to move from one side to another of the city, prefer this road to any other.
– You may know that drivers in Rome are some of the most aggressive in the world: don’t let them intimidate you, simply proceed with caution and confidence and you’ll be fine.
– Avoid the rush-hour traffic – from 7 am to 9 am and from 6 pm to 9 pm – especially during the high season for tourism.
ZTL areas: where you cannot drive in Rome
ZTL (Limited Traffic Zones) are designed to reduce traffic congestion in the city center. They are traffic-camera-surveyed areas where you cannot drive without a resident’s pass or a special permission. Is a restriction adopted by many Italian cities to promote public transportation.
If you enter a ZTL area you’ll be fined immediately by the cameras and the ticket will be sent automatically at your house address. Don’t make the mistake to follow someone else’s car into a ZTL if you are not allowed.
Here you have a detailed map of ZTL zones in Rome.