Ferrari 246 S ‘Dino’ 

  • 1959
  • 240 HP 2.4L
 
Just as Ferrari embarked on their V6 Formula One program, they debuted a V6 sports car at the 1958 Goodwood Sussex Trophy.
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The Goodwood car used an engine similar to the Formula One engine and was known as the '246 S.
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Data points Key details of the Ferrari 246 S ‘Dino’

Horsepower

246 S ‘Dino’
240 HP
Boxster
201 HP

Engine size

246 S ‘Dino’
2,417 cc
Boxster
2,480 cc

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Ferrari 246 S ‘Dino’

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It was a 2-liter version of the quad-cam V6 engine that was bored at 77mm to have 1983cc displacement and 225 bhp @ 8500 rpm.
Almost all attention was focused on the new mid-engine 246SP in 1961.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Ferrari
Type of car Race car
Year 1959

transmission

Drivetrain RWD w/Type 544T Axle
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

power & handling

Maximum hp 240 HP @ 7,500 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 2,417 cc
Cylinders V6
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Bore/stroke 3.35 in / 2.8 in
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Front track width 49 in
Wheelbase 85 in
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