Ferrari 246 P

The Ferrari 246 P F1 was a Formula One race car prototype used by Ferrari in 1960.[1] It was Ferrari's first mid-engined car.[2] It is mid-engined, as the engine was in front of the rear axle, but described as rear-engined in references, as was the practice in 1960. Formula One car, using a Dino V6 engine of 2,417.33 cc (2.4 L; 147.5 cu in).[3][4]

156 F2

It was also fitted with a 1.5-litre engine on occasion, e.g. at 1960 Italian Grand Prix, where it conformed to F2 regulations[4][5] and was also known as Ferrari 156 F2[6] or 156 P[7] when it was heavily revised for 1960 Italian Grand Prix as well as other races in 1960, including and .[4][8][9]

Complete Formula One World Championship results

(key)(results in bold indicate pole position, results in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Entrant Engine Tyres Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Points WCC
1960 Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari 171 2.4 V6 D ARG MON 500 NED BEL FRA GBR POR ITA USA 26
(27)*
3rd*
Richie Ginther 6
Ferrari 1.5 V6 Wolfgang Von Trips 5

* Includes points scored by the Ferrari 246

References

  • Small, Steve (2000). Grand Prix Who's Who (3rd ed.). Travel Publishing. ISBN 1-902-00746-8.
  1. ^ "Ferrari 246P". statsf1.com. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Ferrari 246 P F1". formula1.ferrari.com. Retrieved 5 September 2019.
  3. ^ "Ferrari 246P". F1Technical. Retrieved 2012-12-03.
  4. ^ a b c Ferrari 246P on 8w.forix.com
  5. ^ Small (2000), p. 232
  6. ^ "Ferrari 156 F2". formula1.ferrari.com. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
  7. ^ "Ferrari 156P". statsf1.com. Retrieved 2017-10-07.
  8. ^ "Formula 2 Solitude Grand Prix 1960 standings". driverdb.com. Retrieved 2017-10-07.
  9. ^ "Formula 2 Modena Grand Prix 1960 standings". driverdb.com. Retrieved 2017-10-07.

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