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  Ferrari 340 America Vignale Berlinetta
 

  Article 0082A Specifications  
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Country of origin:Italy
Produced from:1951 - 1952
Numbers built:23 (all body styles)
Designed by:Vignale
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:February 23, 2007
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Engine
Configuration Tipo 340 60º V12
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Construction light alloy block and head
Displacement 4,101 cc / 250.3 cu in
Bore / Stroke 80.0 mm (3.1 in) / 68.0 mm (2.7 in)
Compression 8.0:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, SOHC
Camshaft Chain driven
Fuel feed 3 Weber 40 DCF Carburettors
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 217 bhp / 162 KW @ 6,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 53 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis elliptical-section steel tube chassis
Front suspension double wishbones, single transverse leaf spring
Rear suspension live axle, longitudinal semi-elliptic leaf springs
Steering worm and wheel
Brakes drums, all-round
Gearbox 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 900 kilo / 1,984 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,420 mm (95.3 in) / 1,278 mm (50.3 in) / 1,250 mm (49.2 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.24 bhp / kg
Top Speed 240 km/h (149 mph)

Race history
Major wins
1951 Mille Miglia (Luigi Villoresi / Pasquale Cassani in 0082A)

Resources
Suggested reading
  • Ferrari by Vignale, by Marcel Massini
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  Article 0082A Specifications