Video: Fernando Alonso takes the Ferrari 458 Spider for spin

Ferrari has released a video of its Formula One driver Fernando Alonso getting behind the wheel of the new Ferrari 458 Spider.

The Ferrari 458 Spider will debut at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show next week.

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Click here for our original post on the Ferrari 458 Spider.

Check out the video after the jump.

Refresher: The Ferrari 458 Italia Spider is powered by the same 4.5L V8 producing 570-hp at 9,000 rpm with a maximum torque of 398 lb-ft at 6,000 rpm. Mated to a dual-clutch 7-speed F1 gearbox, 0 to 62 mph come in 3.4 seconds (same as coupe) with a top speed of 198 mph (a drop of 2 mph when compared to the coupe).

– By: Omar Rana