If youre thinking about buying a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4, youve come to the right place! The last and most desirable model of the Ferrari 275 series, the Ferrari 275 GTB/4 was revealed at the Paris Motor Show in 1966. The 4 stands for four camshafts, in comparison with the 2-cam V12s fitted on the first models between 1964 and 1965. The Ferrari GTB/4 model differs from the standard version by its longer nose and slimmer bonnet. Designed by Pininfarina and built by Scaglietti, the body uses mainly steel and features aluminum doors, boot lid and bonnet, although few examples boasted full aluminum bodies. Alloy wheel with a ten-hole design came standard, with the option of ordering Borrani wire wheels. Powered by a 3.3-Liter V12 engine developed for the 1965 prototype racers, the car produces up to 300hp. The revised cylinder heads with four camshafts and dry-sump lubrication system increased the performance of the car significantly over the previous models. The Ferrari 275 GTB/4 could reach a top speed of 155 mph and achieve 0 to 60 mph in 6 seconds.
Approximately 330 units of the Ferrari 275 GTB/4 were produced between 1966 and 1968. Based on a 2400 mm chassis with the factory reference numbers 596, the bodies were numbered in the odd chassis number road car sequence. Minor modifications were made in the drive train layout over the chassis of the two-camshaft car. The 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4, as with other model-years, was available in right or left hand drive. The examples made for the European market had circular rear lights, a central circular reflector and orange upper section for the turn signal. US examples featured red rear lenses with a central horizontal rectangular reflector instead. These are just a few of the interesting facts that can make searching for a 1966 Ferrari 275 GTB/4 easier.
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