Ferrari 250 GTOEngine: Front-mounted, water-cooled, V12, sohc, 24 valvesInduction: Six Weber two-barrel carburetorsDisplacement: 2953ccPower: 290 hp @ 7400 rpmTorque: 253 lb-ft @ 5500 rpmTransmission: Five-speed manual, rear-wheel driveBrakes: Front and rear discs, no servoSteering: Worm & rollerSuspension, front: Independent, unequal-length A-arms, coil springs, telescopic dampers, anti-roll barSuspension, rear: live axle, four trailing arms, leaf springs, Watts linkageWeight: 2,400 lbTop speed: 165 mph0-to-60 mph: 5.9 sec.Price (ca 1962): $16,000Value (ca 2002): $7.5M - $9.0M

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