Ferrari 290 MM group S (1956)
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Chassis numbers

Specifications

4 units built
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Ferrari Jano Tipo 130, V12 (60o) cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine
3491cc, 73.0 x 69.5 mm
9.0:1
235 kW (320 hp) at 7200 rpm
314 Nm - 232 ft-lb / 5200
light alloy cylinder block and head
SOHC, 2 valves/cyl - 24 valves total
aspiration, natural with 3 Weber 36 IR4/C1 Carburetors
firing order 1 - 12 - 5 - 8 - 3 - 10 - 6 - 7 - 2 - 11 - 4 - 9
water cooled
dry sump
4-Speed Manual gearbox
1st: 2.20/1
2nd: 1.56/1
3rd: 1.25/1
4th: 1.00/1
final drive, 3.556/1, 4.00/1, 3.445/1, 3.33/1, 4.67/1
ZF Limited Slip rear differential
Multi-plate clutch
aluminium Alloy bodyshel, Tubular Steel Frame Tipo 520 rolling chassis
f suspension unequal-length wishbones, coils springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
r suspension de Dion, twin radius arms, transverse leaf spring, hydraulic shock absorbers
ZF worm and peg steering
hydraulic drum brakes all around
wheelbase 2350 mm / 92.5 in
front track 1296 mm / 51.0 in
rear track 1310 mm / 51.6 in
f/r tires, front 6.00 - 16", rear 7.00 - 16"
880kg
fuel tank, 190 lt
drag coefficient, 0.4


Results in WSCC

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Buenos Aires Sebring Mille Miglia Nurburgring Sverige
Team 1000km 12h 1600km 1000km GP
Scuderia Ferrari, 0606M #3, 1st
Scuderia Ferrari, 0616MM #548, 1st #3, acci dent #5, acci dent
Scuderia Ferrari, 0626M #600, 4th #4, 3rd #1, 2nd
Total points
44
17 8 19
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 7/5 2/2 2/1 3/2
Drivers Team entries and car number
Scuderia Ferrari
Eugenio Castellotti 548
Juan Manuel Fangio 600
Luigi Musso 3
Maurice Trintignant 3 3
Phil Hill 4 3
Alfonso de Portago 4
Olivier Gendebien 4 5
Peter Collins 1, 5
Wolfgang von Trips 1
Robert Manzon 5

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In Mille Miglia '56
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In Sebring '57
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In Le Mans '57
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In Le Mans '57
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Drawings

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