Ferrari 1512 - Ferrari 1512

Ferrari 1512 beim Goodwood Festival of Speed 2017

The Ferrari 1512 was used in Formula 1 by Scuderia Ferrari in 1964 and 1965 .

Development history

With the Ferrari 1512, the Scuderia returned to the twelve-cylinder engine . That was the Tipo 207 , a 180 ° V-engine with a displacement of 1489 cm³. The power was 220 hp. The car had the chassis of the Ferrari 158 and was used in parallel with the 158 towards the end of the 1964 season and the entire 1965 World Cup .

Racing history

John Surtees was not particularly enthusiastic about 1512 and almost always preferred the 158. The best finish for the 1512 was the second place from Lorenzo Bandini at the Monaco Grand Prix 1965 .

literature

  • Mike Lang: Grand Prix! Race-by-race account of Formula 1. Haynes Publishing Group, Sparkford 1982, ISBN 0-85429-321-3.
  • David Hodges: Racing cars from A to Z after 1945. Motorbuch Verlag, Stuttgart 1994, ISBN 3-613-01477-7 .
  • Pino Casamassima: History of the Scuderia Ferrari. Nada Editore, Vimodrome 1998, ISBN 88-7911-179-5 .
  • Leonardo Acerbi: 60 years of Ferrari. Heel, Königswinter 2007, ISBN 978-3-89880-815-6 .

Weblinks

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