1960 Ferrari Tipo 850 Concept

This vehicle has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The Ferrari Tipo 850's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 0.8 litre, double overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 72 bhp (73 PS/54 kW) of power at 6500 rpm. A 4 speed manual with overdrive gearbox delivers the power to the wheels.


Key facts

1960 Ferrari Tipo 850 Concept information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
What size engine?
0.8 litre, 849 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
73 PS / 72 bhp / 54 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?

Ferrari Concept models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4OD 849 cm3 65 PS 64 bhp 48 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4OD 849 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW

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1960 Ferrari Tipo 850 data
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2191 mm 86.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1232 mm 48.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1217 mm 47.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code 854/2
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 0.8 litre
849 cc
(51.809 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 65 × 64 mm
2.56 × 2.52 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 73 PS (72 bhp) (54 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output 84.8 bhp/litre
1.39 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio
Fuel system 2 We carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 212.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID101442
Production total
Model code
Model family Concept
RAC rating 10.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1960 Ferrari Tipo 850 added 2002-11-16.
Last modified 2013-02-28.