Ferrari 246P

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Ferrari 246P was a Formula One race car prototype used by Ferrari in 1960. It was Ferrari's first mid-engined[1] Formula One car, using a Dino V6 engine of 2417 cc.[2][3] It was also fitted with a 1.5-liter engine on occasion, e.g. at 1960 Italian Grand Prix, where it conformed to F2 regulations.[3][4]

References[edit]

  • Small, Steve (2000). Grand Prix Who's Who (3rd ed.). Travel Publishing. ISBN 1-902-00746-8. 
  1. ^ It's mid-engined, as the engine was in front of the rear axle, but described as rear-engined in references, as was the practice in 1960.
  2. ^ "Ferrari 246P". F1Technical. Retrieved 2012-12-03. 
  3. ^ a b Ferrari 246P on 8w.forix.com
  4. ^ Small (2000), p. 232