1984 Ferrari 288 GTO F 106 AB/G

Ferrari 288 GTO is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body designed by Leonardo Fioravanti / Pininfarina with a mid located engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The 2.9 litre engine is a turbocharged, double overhead camshaft, 8 cylinder that produces 395 bhp (400 PS/295 kW) of power at 7000 rpm, and maximum torque of 496 N·m (366 lb·ft/50.6 kgm) at 3800 rpm. It features dry sump-type lubrication. A 5 speed manual gearbox supplies the power to the driven wheels. Stated weight at the kerb is 1160 kg. Its maximum speed claimed is 305 km/h (190 mph).

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Key facts

1984 Ferrari 288 GTO F 106 AB/G information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4225 mm
How heavy?
1160 kg
What size engine?
2.9 litre, 2855 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
400 PS / 395 bhp / 295 kW @ 7000 rpm
How much torque?
496 Nm / 366 ft.lb / 50.6 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 4.8 s
How fast?
305 km/h, 190 mph
1984 Ferrari 288 GTO data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerLeonardo Fioravanti / Pininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2450 mm 96.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1559 mm 61.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1562 mm 61.5 inches
Length 4225 mm 166.3 inches
Width 1850 mm 72.8 inches
Height 1150 mm 45.3 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1160 kg 2557 lb
Weight distribution 46 % front
fuel tank capacity 120 litres 26.4 UK Gal 31.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.38
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code F114B
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 2.9 litre
2855 cc
(174.223 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 71 mm
3.15 × 2.8 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
400 PS (395 bhp) (295 kW)
at 7000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
138.4 bhp/litre
2.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
496 Nm (366 ft·lb) (50.6 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
173.73 Nm/litre
2.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & heads
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 7.6:1
Fuel system Marelli-Weber fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2183.2 kPa (316.6 psi)
Maximum RPM 7700 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 356.88 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor 2 IHI turbochargers
Intercooler 2 Behr air-air
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 3.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 4.8 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 10.20 s
Standing quarter-mile 12.7 s
Standing kilometre 23 s
Maximum speed 305 km/h (190 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 345.25 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
253.92 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
340.52 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.15 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.94 kg/kW
6.58 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position mid
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.890
Turning circle 12.00 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.
Wheel size front 8.0 x 16
Wheel size rear 10.0 x 16
Tyres front 225/50 VR 16
Tyres rear 255/50 VR 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi
Front brake diameter 306 mm
Rear brake diameter 310 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.02
Final drive ratio 2.90
general
Carfolio.com ID1320
Production total 273
Model code F 106 AB/G
Model family
RAC rating 31.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1984 Ferrari 288 GTO added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-03-14.