1987 1987 Ferrari 208 GTB - Turbo Intercooler

Turbo Intercooler

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1987
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Légende et Passion
Espace Fontvielle
Monaco
Friday 30th April 2010 at 11AM
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: ZFFZA27B00007056057
The Ferrari 208 GTB Turbo is little known outside of its native Italy as it was specifically introduced for the home market, where taxes on cars with engines larger than 2000cc were prohibitively expensive. When launched it was identical in every respect to the 308 series with a smaller 1991cc all alloy V8 engine, allowing it to escape the yearly registration fees while maintaining respectable performance. Fitted with a turbo and fueled by a Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection system it produced a healthy 220 BHP @ 7000 rpm, propelling the car to a top speed of 242 kph. Coinciding with the launch of the new 328 GTB and GTS models, the 208 GTB was slightly uprated and received an intercooler, and now produced a healthy 254 HP - nearly identical to the normally aspirated 328 stable mates.
First registered in 1987, the exa