RESTORING A CLASSIC 1970’S FRONT ENGINED V-12 FERRARI

RESTORING A CLASSIC 1970’S FRONT ENGINED V-12 FERRARI

 

Copyright© 2013-Ian Levy

Maker; Ferrari S.p.A.


Model:365 GTC4


Years made:1971-1973


Body Design:Pininfarina


Body Constructor:Pininfarina


Body Designer:Filippo Sapino


Price (1972): £11,100UK

                    $27,500 US


Serial number:s 13143-17237)


Total production: 505 RHD 31+


Engine type    F101 AC


Cylinders       12, in 60° V


Bore              81 mm / 3.19 in


Stroke           71 mm / 2.79 in


Capacity        4390 cc / 268 cu in


Compression  8.8 : 1


Horse power  340 bhp / 6200 rpm


Torque           318 lb. ft / 4,000 rpm


Camshaft        4 Twin DOHC


Valves            2 per cylinder


Ignition;        Single distributor S129E

                    Marelli(Euro)


Coil :              Twin Marelli BZR 201


Spark Plugs:   Marelli CW89LP (Original)

                     Champion N6Y

                     NGK BP7ES


Fuel Supply     6 Weber 38DCOE (Europe)


Lubrication      Wet sump


Cooling:          Water


Gearbox:         Manual, all synchromesh


Gears             5 forward, 1 reverse


Engagement Ratios:


1st gear       1:2.492 29x38/26x17

2nd gear      1:1.674 29x33/26x22

3rd              1:1.244 29x29/26x26

4th              1:1 29x26/26x29

5th gear       1:0.801 29x23/26x32

Revers         1:2.416 29x34/26x17


Clutch             Borg & Beck

                      Single disc:241.3mm

                     

Differential:  Hypodial with pivoting half-shafts

Reduction Ratio: 11/45


Chassis type     605


Chassis:           Oval Multi-tube steel


Body design      Pininfarina


Body                Coupe

                       Steel with aluminium bonnet

                       Steel doors & boot


Body builder      Pininfarina


Overall length    4550mm / 179.2 in


Overall width     1780 mm / 70.8 in


Overall height    1270 mm / 50 in


Wheelbase         2500 mm / 98.5 in


Track front         1440 mm / 56.7 in


Track rear          1425 mm / 56.1 in


Kerb weight        1730 kg / 3823 lb


Front suspension: Independent, unequal length

A arms, coil springs,tubular shock absorbers, anti-roll bar


Rear suspension: Independent, unequal A arms, coil springs,tubular shock absorbers,oil pneumatic self levelling system anti-roll bar


Front brakes: Vented disc, 287 mm / 11.3 in


Rear brakes: Vented disc, 294 mm / 11.7 in


Tyres          Michelin XVR, 215 / 70-15


Wheels        Cromodora cast light alloy,

                  15 x 7.5L

                   Knock off chrome wheel nuts


Max speed   163 mph @ 6850 rpm

0-60mph      6.7 seconds


0-100 mph   18.0 seconds

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