Ferrari 118 LM group S (1955)
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Chassis numbers

Also called Ferrari 376 S

Specifications

3 units built
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Ferrari Lambredi 6 Tipo 118, straight 6 cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine
3747cc, 94.0 x 90.0 mm
8.0:1
280 HP @ 7000 rpm
light alloy block and head
2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
aspiration, natural with 3 x Weber 50 DCOA/3 Carburetors
twin spark per cylinder, 2 distributors
dry sump

5 speed Manual gearbox
ZF limited-slip rear differential
dry, twin plate clutch
Tipo 509 steel tube rolling chassis, Scaglietti aluminium body
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs
Rear suspension DeDion axle, transverse leaf spring, Houdaille hydraulic dampers
worm-and-sector steering
hydraulic drum brakes, all-round
Length 4255 mm (167.5")
Width 1650 mm (65.0")
Height 1080 mm (42.5")
Wheelbase 2400 mm (94.5 in), (Buenos Aires: 2260mm)
Track (fr/r) 1278 mm (50.3 in) / 1284 mm (50.6 in)
tires front, 5.50 x 16"
tires rear, 7.00 x 16"
850kg
fuel tank, 180 lt


Results in WSCC

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Buenos Aires Sebring Mille Miglia Le Mans Tourist Trophy Targa Florio
Team 1000km 12h 1600km 24h
Scuderia Ferrari, 0484LM #10, disqua lified #728, oil pump
Scuderia Ferrari, 0542LM #705, 3rd
Scuderia Ferrari, 0546LM #725, tires
Total points
8
1
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 4/1 1/0 3/1
Drivers Team entries and car number
Scuderia Ferrari
Froilan Gonzalez 10
Maurice Trintignant 10
Umberto Maglioli 705
Luciano Monteferrario 705
Eugenio Castellotti 723
Paolo Marzotto 725
Piero Taruffi 728

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At Mille Miglia '55
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At Mille Miglia '55 behind a Maserati 300S
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