Ferrari 348 Challenge Race Car – one of the original 59

#28YearsFerrariChallenge

Thanks to Robb Williamson for the research

Technical Data

Engine 
TypeRear, longitudinal 90° V8
Bore/stroke85 x 75 mm
Unitary displacement425.59 cc
Total displacement 3404.70 cc
Compression ratio10,8:1
Maximum power235 kW (320 hp) at 7200 rpm
Power per litre94 hp/l
Maximum torque324 Nm (33 kgm) at 5000 rpm
Valve actuationTwin overhead camshafts per bank, four valves per cylinder
Fuel feedBosch Motronic M2.7 electronic injection
IgnitionBosch Motronic M2.7 static electronic, single spark plug per cylinder
LubricationDry sump
ClutchSingle-plate
Chassis 
FrameSteel monocoque with tubular steel rear sub-frame
Front suspensionIndependent, unequal-length wishbones, coil springs, gas-filled telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspensionIndependent, unequal-length wishbones, coil springs, gas-filled telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
BrakesDiscs
Transmission5-speed + reverse
SteeringRack-and-pinion
Fuel tankCapacity 88 litres
Front tyresP Zero 245-620 ZR 17
Rear tyresP Zero 265-640 ZR 17
Bodywork 
TypeTwo-seater berlinetta or spider
Length4230 mm
Width1894 mm
Height1170 mm
Wheelbase2450 mm
Front track1502 mm
Rear track1578 mm
Weight1360 kg berlinetta, 1370 kg spider (with liquids)
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