1982 Ferrari 308 GTB QV US

The 308 GTB QV is a rear wheel drive Pininfarina designed coupé passenger car with a mid placed engine, produced by Ferrari. Power is produced by a double overhead camshaft, 2.9 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 4 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 230 bhp (233 PS/172 kW) at 6800 rpm and 255 N·m (188 lb·ft/26 kgm) at 5500 rpm respectively. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual transmission. It weighs a stated 1506 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed claimed is 232 km/h, which is 144 mph.

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1982 Ferrari 308 GTB QV US brief technical data

What body style?2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?4425 mm
How heavy?1506 kg
What size engine?2.9 litre, 2927 cm3
How many cylinders?8, V
How much power? 233 PS / 230 bhp / 172 kW @ 6800 rpm
How much torque? 255 Nm / 188 ft.lb / 26 kgm @ 5500 rpm
How quick?0-60 mph: 7.4 s
How fast?232 km/h, 144 mph

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Ferrari 308 GTB -
2 door fixed-head coupé MR 5M 2927 cm3 255 PS 251.5 bhp 188 kW 1090 kg

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1982 Ferrari 308 GTB QV data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2339 mm 92.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1461 mm 57.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1461 mm 57.5 inches
Length 4425 mm 174.2 inches
Width 1720 mm 67.7 inches
Height 1120 mm 44.1 inches
Ground clearance 117 mm 4.6 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.89
Kerb weight 1506 kg 3320 lb
Weight distribution 40.6 % front
fuel tank capacity 70.1 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ferrari
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 2.9 litre
2927 cc
(178.616 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 81 × 71 mm
3.19 × 2.8 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
233 PS (230 bhp) (172 kW)
at 6800 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
78.6 bhp/litre
1.29 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
255 Nm (188 ft·lb) (26 kgm)
at 5500 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
87.12 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & heads
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.6:1
Fuel system Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1094.8 kPa (158.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 7700 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 365.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 5.3 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 7.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 18.50 s
Standing quarter-mile 15.2 s
@ 92 mph
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 232 km/h (144 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 154.85 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
113.89 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
152.72 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.78 kg/kW
14.67 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 transverse
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.300
Turning circle 12.00 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 6½ x 15.4
Wheel size rear 6½ x 15.4
Tyres front Michelin TRX 220/55 VR-390
Tyres rear Michelin TRX 220/55 VR-390
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 272 mm
Rear brake diameter 277 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 4.06
general
Carfolio.com ID89925
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Ferrari 308 GTB QV added 2002-01-07.
Last modified 2013-02-28.