1966 Ferrari 330 GTS

Ferrari 330 GTS is a car that has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body styled by Pininfarina with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The Ferrari 330 GTS's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 4 litre, single overhead camshaft 12 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) of power at 6600 rpm, and maximum torque of 390 N·m (288 lb·ft/39.8 kgm) at 5000 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Quoted kerb weight is 1297 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 235 km/h (146 mph).

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Ferrari 330 GTS
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Key facts

1966 Ferrari 330 GTS information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4445 mm
How heavy?
1297 kg
What size engine?
4 litre, 3967 cm3
How many cylinders?
12, V
How much power?
304 PS / 300 bhp / 224 kW @ 6600 rpm
How much torque?
390 Nm / 288 ft.lb / 39.8 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 6.9 s
How fast?
235 km/h, 146 mph

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1966 Ferrari 330 GTS data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 mm 94.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1402 mm 55.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1415 mm 55.7 inches
Length 4445 mm 175 inches
Width 1664 mm 65.5 inches
Height 1295 mm 51 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.85
Kerb weight 1297 kg 2859 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 90 litres 19.8 UK Gal 23.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code
Cylinders V 12
Capacity 4 litre
3967 cc
(242.081 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77 × 71 mm
3.03 × 2.8 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.08
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 6600 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
75.6 bhp/litre
1.24 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
390 Nm (288 ft·lb) (39.8 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
98.31 Nm/litre
1.19 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system 3 We carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1235.4 kPa (179.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 330.58 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 5.5 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 6.9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 17.10 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 235 km/h (146 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 234.52 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
172.48 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
231.3 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.1 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.8 kg/kW
9.68 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 front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 13.40 m
Front suspension I.ULW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.ULW.TA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.96
Final drive ratio 3.44
general
Carfolio.com ID42372
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 44.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Ferrari 330 GTS added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.