Ferrari 342 America – 1951

ENGINE

Engine TypeV12
Total Displacement4101.66 cc
Unitary Displacement314.80 cc
Maximum Power147 kW (200 hp) at 5,000 rpm
Bore/Stroke80 X 68 mm
Compression ratio8 : 1
Power Per Litre49 hp/l
Valve ActuationSingle overhead camshaft per bank, two valves per cylinder
Fuel feedthree Weber 40 DCF carburettors
IgnitionSingle spark plug per cylinder, two coils
Lubricationwet sump
Clutchsingle-plate

 

CHASSIS

FrameTubular steel
Front SuspensionIndependent, unequal-length wishbones, transverse leaf spring, hydraulic shock absorbers
Rear SuspensionLive axle, semi-elliptic springs, hydraulic shock absorbers,
BrakesDrums
Transmission4-speed + reverse
SteeringWorm and Sector
Fuel Tank105 litres
Front tyres6.40 X 15
Rear tyres6.40 X 15

 

BODYWORK

TypeTwo-seater coupe or cabriolet
Length-
Width-
Height-
Wheelbase2650 mm
Front Track1325 mm
Rear Track1320 mm
Weight1200 kg (dry)

 

PERFORMANCE

Top Speed186 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 KM/H-
0-400 M-
0-1000 M-