Ferrari 250 TR59/60 

  • 1960
  • 306 HP 3.0L
For the first time, Ferrari entered more rear engine sports prototypes than front engine Testa Rossas.
The Testa Rossas were outnumbered by 246SPs which featured lightweight Dino V6 engines.

Data points Key details of the Ferrari 250 TR59/60


250 TR59/60
306 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
987 HP


250 TR59/60
281 ft-lb
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

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Ferrari 250 TR59/60
During the race, both Testa Rossas dropped out, leaving the V6 cars to take what points they could away from Porsche.
Two new cars, called TRI60s were made that looked outwardly identical to the TR59/60..

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Ferrari
Type of car Race car
Year 1960


Drivetrain RWD w/Limited-Slip Differential
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 406/? 140
Rear wheels 406/? 152

physical dimensions

Curb weight 1,655 lb
Width 60 in
Length 155.9 in
Front track width 51.5 in
Wheelbase 92.5 in

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 5.41 lb/hp
Maximum hp 306 HP @ 7,400 RPM
Maximum torque 281 ft-lb @ 5,500 RPM
Max RPM 8,800 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion


Displacement 2,953 cc
Cylinders V12
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 9.8:1
Bore/stroke 2.87 in / 2.31 in
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Valves per cylinder 2 valves
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