1989 Ferrari 348tb

The 348tb is an automobile from Ferrari, with rear wheel drive, a mid positioned engine and a Pininfarina-designed 2 door coupé body style. It's powered courtesy of a dry sumped naturally aspirated engine of 3.4 litre capacity. This unit features double overhead camshaft valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 295 bhp (299 PS/220 kW) of power at 7200 rpm, and maximum torque of 323 N·m (238 lb·ft/32.9 kgm) at 4200 rpm. It features dry sump-type lubrication. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Its stated kerb weight is 1390 kg. It is said to be able to manage a top speed of 275 km/h (171 mph), claimed fuel consumption figures are 8.4/9.5/19/6 l/100km 90km/h / 120 km/h / urban.

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Key facts

1989 Ferrari 348tb information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4230 mm
How heavy?
1390 kg
What size engine?
3.4 litre, 3405 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
299 PS / 295 bhp / 220 kW @ 7200 rpm
How much torque?
323 Nm / 238 ft.lb / 32.9 kgm @ 4200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 5.4 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 5.6 s
How fast?
275 km/h, 171 mph
How economical?
8.4/9.5/19/6 l/100km 90km/h / 120 km/h / urban

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1989 Ferrari 348tb data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2450 mm 96.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1501 mm 59.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Length 4230 mm 166.5 inches
Width 1892 mm 74.5 inches
Height 1168 mm 46 inches
Ground clearance 120 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1390 kg 3064 lb
Weight distribution 40 % front
fuel tank capacity 95 litres 20.9 UK Gal 25.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area 1.82
CdA 0.58
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code F 119 D 040
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.4 litre
3405 cc
(207.786 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85 × 75 mm
3.35 × 2.95 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
299 PS (295 bhp) (220 kW)
at 7200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
86.6 bhp/litre
1.42 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
323 Nm (238 ft·lb) (32.9 kgm)
at 4200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
94.86 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction light alloy block & head
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 10.4:1
Fuel system Bo Mot M2.5 fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1192.1 kPa (172.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 425.63 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 5.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h 5.6 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 13.8 s
Standing kilometre 24.7 s
Maximum speed 275 km/h (171 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 215.18 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
158.26 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
212.23 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.32 kg/kW
10.55 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.4/9.5/19/6 l/100km 90km/h / 120 km/h / urban
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.4/9.5/19.0/6.0 l/100km 90kmph/120kmph/urban
km/litre11.9/10.5/5.3/16.7 km/l 90kmph/120kmph/urban
UK MPG33.6/29.7/14.9/47.1 UK MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
US MPG28.0/24.8/12.4/39.2 US MPG 90kmph/120kmph/urban
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 364.47 g/km
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
Turning circle 12.10 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7 x 17
Wheel size rear 8 x 17
Tyres front 215/50 ZR 17
Tyres rear 255/45 ZR 17
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 300 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.86
Final drive ratio 3.56
general
Carfolio.com ID36982
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 35.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1989 Ferrari 348tb added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.