Ferrari 290 MM – 1956

ENGINE

Engine Typefront, longitudinal V12
Total Displacement3490.61 cc
Unitary Displacement290.88 cc
Maximum Power235 kW (320hp) at 7200 rpm
Bore/Stroke73 X 69.5 mm
Compression ratio8.5 : 1
Power Per Litre92 hp/l
Valve Actuationsingle overhead camshaft per bank, two valves per cylinder
Fuel feedthree weber 36 IR4/C1 carburettors
Ignitiontwin spark plugs per cylinder, fourcoils
Lubricationdry sump
Clutchmulti-plate

CHASSIS

FrameTubular steel
Front SuspensionIndependent, unequal-length wishbones, coil springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
Rear Suspensionde Dion, twin radius arms, transverse leaf spring, hydraulicshock absorbers
BrakesDrums
Transmission4-speed + reverse
SteeringWorm and Sector
Fuel Tank190 litres
Front tyres6.00 X 16
Rear tyres7.00 X 16

BODYWORK

Typetwo-seater, spider
Length-
Width-
Height-
Wheelbase2350 mm
Front Track1296 mm
Rear Track1310 mm
Weight880 kg (dry)

PERFORMANCE

Top Speed280 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 KM/H-
0-400 M-
0-1000 M-