1957 Ferrari 410 Super America

Ferrari 410 Super America is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style styled by Pininfarina with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. Its 12 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 5 litres. This unit produces power and torque figures of 395 bhp (400 PS/295 kW) at 6200 rpm and 422 Nm (311 lbft/43 kgm) at 5000 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. The stated kerb weight is 1250 kg. Maximum claimed speed is 262 km/h, or 163 mph.

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1957 Ferrari 410 Super America information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4700 mm
How heavy?
1250 kg
What size engine?
5 litre, 4963 cm3
How many cylinders?
12, V
How much power?
400 PS / 395 bhp / 295 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
422 Nm / 311 ft.lb / 43 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How fast?
262 km/h, 163 mph
1957 Ferrari 410 Super America data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2600 mm 102.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1455 mm 57.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1450 mm 57.1 inches
Length 4700 mm 185 inches
Width 1690 mm 66.5 inches
Height 1330 mm 52.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.81
Kerb weight 1250 kg 2756 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 100 litres 22 UK Gal 26.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code
Cylinders V 12 in 60° vee
Capacity 5 litre
4963 cc
(302.861 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 68 mm
3.46 × 2.68 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.29
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
400 PS (395 bhp) (295 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
79.6 bhp/litre
1.3 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
422 Nm (311 ft·lb) (43 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
85.03 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 6 Weber 42 DCN carburettors
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1068.5 kPa (155 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 413.58 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 262 km/h (163 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 320.39 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
235.64 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
316 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.14 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 4.24 kg/kW
7.09 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
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.LS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.00-16
Tyres rear 6.00-16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.40
general
Carfolio.com ID69355
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 57.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1957 Ferrari 410 Super America added before December 1995.
Last modified 2017-02-18.