Ferrari 166 MM group S (1949)
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Specifications

46 units built (33 series I, 13 series II)
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Engines

Analytical specifications and drawings

V12 (60o) cylinder
1995cc capacity
SOHC, 2 valves per cylinders
Natural aspiration with 3 x Weber 32 DCF Carburetors
Power output, 140 HP / 104 KW @ 6600 rpm
Torque, 159 Nm / 117 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm

Engine location, front longitudinally
5 speed Manual gearbox
1st: 2.42/1
2nd: 1.74/1
3rd: 1.27/1
4th: 1.00/1
5th: 0.85/1
R: 3.10/1
final drive, 4.67/1
dry Single plate clutch
steel tubular Steel Ladder-Type frame, 2 door open or coupe aluminium 'Superleggera' bodyshell
Front suspension double wishbones, transverse leaf spring, hydraulic dampers
Rear suspension live axle, semi-elliptic leaf springs, hydraulic dampers
drums, all-round
worm and peg steering
Length 3607 mm (142 in)
Width 1524 mm (60 in)
Height 1067 mm (42 in)
Wheelbase 2200 mm (86.6 in)
Track (fr/r) 1250 mm (49.2 in) / 1200 mm (47.2 in)
tires 5.5 x 15"
650kg, Le Mans: 780kg
fuel tank, 90 lt
drag coefficient, 0.45


Results in famous races (until 1952) and in WSCC (1953+)

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Targa Florio Mille Miglia Le Mans Spa Pescara
Date 20/3 24/4 26/6 10/7 15/8
Team 1080km 1600km 24h 24h 500km
Scuderia Ferrari, 0004M #641, 2nd
Scuderia Ferrari, 0008M #624, 1st #22, 1st*
Scuderia Ferrari, 0010M #624, dnf #23, acci dent* #20, 1st*
Scuderia Ferrari #343, dnf
Giovanni Vaccari/ Arnaldo Mori, 0006M #635, 34th
Herman Roosdorp/ Adolf De Ridder, 0014M #40, 8th
Luigi Villoresi/ Alberto Ascari in entry list
Franco Cornacchia/ Stefani, 0022M #22, dnf
Total points
42
19 10 13
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 10/6 1/0 4/3 2/1 2/2 1/0
Drivers Team entries and car number
Scuderia Ferrari
Franco Cortese 343
Clemente Biondetti 624
Ettore Salani 624
Felice Bonetto 641
Carpani 641
Piero Taruffi 642
Senesio Nicolini 642
Lord Selsdon - Luigi Chinetti
Lord Selsdon 22
Luigi Chinetti 22 20
Jean Lucas 23 20
"Heldé" 23

*Lord Selsdon - Luigi Chinetti entries


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Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta
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Ferrari 166 MM Berlinetta Le Mans
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Ferrari 166 MM Panoramica Berlinetta Zagato #0018M
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Ferrari 166 MM Berlinetta Fontana #024MB
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166 MM Pininfarina Spider '53
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166 MM Pininfarina Spider '53

Drawings

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From the top: barchetta, berlinetta and GT

Gearbox

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Chassis

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CAD

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