Year of manufacture1958
Exterior brand colourDark Red/Silver
RM Auctions: Ferrari - Leggenda e Passione
May 18, 2008
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Circuito di Fiorano
240bhp 2,953cc aluminium block and head, single overhead camshaft V-12 engine with three Weber 36DCF carburettors, four-speed gearbox, independent front suspension with A-arms, coil springs and Houdaille shocks, live axle, semi-elliptical springs and Houdaille shocks rear suspension, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 2,600mm. (102.4in.)
Initially, Ferrari constructed only racing cars but by 1950 they began to produce exclusive road-going coupés and convertibles, in part to fund the racing effort. The cars were mostly bodied by Vignale, Ghia