Ferrari 250 California – 1957

ENGINE

Engine Typefront, longitudinal V12
Total Displacement2953.21 cc
Unitary Displacement246.10 cc
Maximum Power176 kW (240 hp) at 7000 rpm
Bore/Stroke73 X 58.8 mm
Compression ratio8.5 : 1
Power Per Litre81 hp/l
Valve Actuationsingle overhead camshaft per bank, two valves per cylinder
Fuel feedthree weber 36 DCL carburettors
Ignitionsingle spark plug per cylinder, two coils
Lubricationwet sump
Clutchtwin-plate

CHASSIS

FrameTubular steel
Front SuspensionIndependent, unequal-length wishbones, coil springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
Rear Suspensionlive axle, semi-elliptic springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
BrakesDrums
Transmission4-speed + reverse
SteeringWorm and Sector
Fuel Tank100 litres
Front tyres6.00 X 16
Rear tyres6.00 X 16

BODYWORK

Typetwo-seater, spider
Length-
Width-
Height-
Wheelbase2600 mm
Front Track1354 mm
Rear Track1349 mm
Weight1100 kg (dry)

PERFORMANCE

Top Speed252 km/h
Acceleration 0-100 KM/H-
0-400 M-
0-1000 M-