Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1951
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red/Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Ferrari - Leggenda e Passione

May 18, 2008

ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalog available for 70 euros. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.

AUCTION LOCATION
Ferrari S.p.A.
Circuito di Fiorano
41042 Fiorano
Maranello, Italia

130bhp, 2,341cc dual overhead camshaft V-12 alloy engine, single Weber 32DCF carburettor, five-speed manual gearbox, front suspension by transverse leaf spring and lower A-arm with Houdaille lever action shock absorbers, rear suspension by semi-elliptic leaf springs with lever action shock absorbers and two trailing arms, live axle, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 2,500 mm (98.5 in.)

By 1950 Ferrari was sufficiently established to concentrate part of his production on the creation of an exclusive road-going car. He realised t