Ferrari 340/375 MM Berlinetta 

  • built in Italy
  • 1953
  • 340 HP 4.5L
In 0322AM, Mike Hawthorn and Giuseppe Farina won outright ahead of the Jaguar C-types with their superior disc brakes.
Most of the length was added to clear the much larger engine which lengthened the hood considerably.

Data points Key details of the Ferrari 340/375 MM Berlinetta

Number built

340/375 MM Berlinetta
3 cars
300 cars


340/375 MM Berlinetta
340 HP
987 HP

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Ferrari 340/375 MM Berlinetta
For the final major event of the year, all three Berlinettas were prepared for the Carrera Panamericana.
Driven by Alberto Ascari and Gigi Villoresi, it lead the race for several hours and dropped down to 2nd around hour 17 with clutch problems.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Ferrari
Type of car Race car
Year 1953
Highest auction price 1953 Ferrari 340/375 MM Berlinetta Competizione, $5.547M, May 2007
Number built 3 cars


Displacement 4,494 cc
Cylinders V12
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Bore/stroke 3.1 in / 2.9 in
Valvetrain Single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Front track width 52.2 in
Wheelbase 98.4 in

power & handling

Maximum hp 340 HP @ 7,000 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion


Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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