Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1951
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • 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

230hp, 4,102cc (250 cu. in.) single overhead camshaft Lampredi V-12 engine with triple 40DCF Weber carburettors, five-speed manual gearbox with reverse, independent front suspension with double A-arms and a transverse lower leaf spring, rigid axle rear suspension with longitudinal leaf springs, four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes and steel ladder-type frame. Wheelbase: 2,420mm (96in.)

Ing. Lampredi and the 340 America

The history of Ferrari sports cars is intricately connected with the development of various V-12 engines, the first of which