1973 Ferrari 365Competizione GR.IV
Year of manufacture1973
Exterior brand colourWhite/Red 'Thomson'
RM Auctions: Ferrari - Leggenda e Passione
May 17, 2009
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Circuito di Fiorano
Via Villeneuve 23
Est. 400 bhp, 4,390 cc dual overhead camshaft V-12 engine, five-speed manual transaxle, four-wheel independent suspension with coil springs and tube shocks, four-wheel disc brakes. Wheelbase: 2,400 mm (94.5 in.)
The Ferrari 365 GTB 4 “Daytona” was neither intended nor designed for competition use, but like all Ferraris it had the basic attributes: a powerful and reliable engine, competent chassis with predictable handling and refined aerodynamics. Its speed, power and aerodynamics commended it to the great endurance races of its day, like Le Mans, Sebring and Daytona.
Luigi Chinetti was the firs