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1984 - 1991
Ferrari Testarossa
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Specs
Metric   Imperial
 
General
Class Supercar
Body 2 Door 2 Seat
Coupe
Layout Mid Engine
Rear Drive
Transmission 5 Speed Manual
Number Built 7177 
Engine
Type Conventional
Details Flat 12
Capacity
302 in3 
Max Power
390 bhp @6300rpm 
Max Torque
362 lb/ft @4500rpm 
Power to Weight
263 bhp/ton 
Torque to Weight
244 lbft/ton 
Specific Output 79 bhp/litre 
Compression 9.3:1 
Bore x Stroke
3.23 X 3.07 in 
Fuel Cons
16 mpg 
Emissions  
Performance
Top Speed
180 mph 
0 - 30 mph
2.6 sec 
0 - 60 mph
5.8 sec 
0 - 100 mph
12.4 sec 
0 - 124 mph
 
0 - 186 mph
 
30 - 70 mph
4.1 sec 
Standing qtr Mile
13.9sec @???mph 
60 - 0 mph
 
0 - 100 - 0 mph
 
Ring Lap Time  
Lateral Accn 0.88 g 
Drag Cd 0.36 
Dimensions
Length
176.6 in 
Width
77.8 in 
Height
44.5 in 
Weight
3320 lbs 
Wheels (F/R) 8 X 16
10 X 16 
Tyres (F/R) 225/50 VR16
255/50 VR16 
Fuel Capacity
25.3 gal 
Pricing (2017)
New Price £n/a
Used Price £90000 - £150000
 
Profile

The Testarossa became Ferrari's flagship model in 1984, replacing the 512BB. Testa Rossa or 'Red Head' refers to the crackle Red cam covers of the late 50's racers of the same name.

Ferrari's intention was to create a more refined, practical supercar than the outgoing BB - more a GT than a road racer - while retaining the high performance required in the flagship car. The Testarossa's most striking feature is undoubtedly its distinctive side slats. Not just a styling feature, they served to protect ingress into the new side mounted radiators. A less popular styling cue was the replacement of the traditional rounded tail lights with a new slatted arrangement.

The Testarossa continued largely unchanged until 1992 when the more powerful, restyled 512TR was introduced.


Ratings
 
Overall Rating Money No Object Bargain Rating BHP/ (x1000)
64% 66% 1% 3
Ranks 569 of 788 Ranks 534 of 788 Ranks 509 of 788 Ranks 461 of 788

Rivals
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Porsche 911 Turbo (930)

(1975 - 1989)


Aston Martin Vantage V8

(1977 - 1989)


Lamborghini Countach QV

(1985 - 1988)
 


De Tomaso Pantera GT5

(1984 - 1995)


Lamborghini Countach Annv

(1988 - 1990)

Variants
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Lineage
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365 GTB/4 Da...

(1968 - 1974)
  

365 GT4 BB

(1973 - 1976)
  

512 BB

(1976 - 1984)
  

Testarossa

(1984 - 1991)
  

512 TR / M

(1992 - 1999)
 
  

550 Maranello

(1996 - 2002)
  

575M Maranello

(2002 - 2006)
  

599 GTB

(2006 - 2012)
  

F12

(2012 - 2017)
  

812 Superfast

(2017 - date)
 

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