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General Specifications

Production years:1958 - 1963
Numbers Built:125

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Type 168 60º V 12
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:Natural
Block material:Aluminum Alloy
Valvetrain:SOHC, 2 Valves per Cyl
Fuel feed:3 40 DCL6 Weber Carburetors
Displacement:2953 cc / 180.2 cu in
Bore:73 mm / 2.87 in
Stroke:58.8 mm / 2.31 in
Compression:9.2:1
Power:186.4 kw / 250 bhp
Specific output:84.66 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:181.29 bhp per tonne

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Steel Body over Tubular Steel Chassis
Driven wheels:RWD
Wheel type:Borrani Wire
Front tires:6.0x16
Rear tires:6.0x16
Front brakes:Dunlop Discs
Rear brakes:Dunlop Discs
Steering:Worm & Sector
Front suspension:Unequal Wishbones w/Coil Springs, Anti-Roll Bar
Rear suspension:Rigid Axle w/Semi Elliptic Leaf Springs, Radius Arms

Drivetrain

Transmission:4-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:2.54:1, 1.70:1, 1.26:1, 1.00:1
Final drive:4.86:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1379 kg / 3040 lbs
Wheelbase:2400 mm / 94.5 in
Front track:1378 mm / 54.3 in
Rear track:1374 mm / 54.1 in
Length:4200 mm / 165.4 in
Width:1720 mm / 67.7 in
Height:1370 mm / 53.9 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:233.4 kph / 145 mph
0 - 60 mph:6.5 seconds

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