1972 ferrari daytona
Last Updated : GMT 06:41:18
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

1972 Ferrari Daytona

Arab Today, arab today

Arab Today, arab today 1972 Ferrari Daytona

Geneva - Xinhua

The Daytona has often been named as one of the greatest Ferraris of all time. Just as Ferrari rolled out their all-new F12berlinetta flagship this past week just before its live debut at the Geneva Motor Show, we thought it was time to take a look back at another Ferrari that was the focus of so many dreams.The Ferrari Daytona had its big premiere back in 1968 at the Paris Motor Show. Interestingly, the Daytona name was never officially given by Ferrari, but rather by the news media in an effort to commemorate the Italian automaker\'s big finish at the 1967 24 Hours of Daytona. Its given name by Ferrari was 365 GTB/4. In contrast to the Daytona\'s predecessor, the 275 GTB/4, the new car featured much more angular styling and seemed a bit more reminiscent of something coming from Lamborghini. However, Pininfarina was responsible for the Daytona\'s styling.Unlike previous Ferraris of the era, the Daytona eventually had pop-up headlights instead of glass-covered units. The reason for the change, which happened in \'71, was that new safety regulations took effect in the U.S, effectively banning glass-covered headlights. At the time, Lamborghini was busy rolling out their V12-powered mid-engined Miura.In contrast, the Daytona\'s Tipo 251 V12 was located up front. It was a 4.4-liter unit with 347hp and was actually developed from an earlier V12 that was used in the previous 275 GTB/4. This was good enough for a 0 to 60 mph acceleration time of 5.4 seconds, which was quite remarkable for the era. Power was sent to the rear wheels via a five-speed manual that was mounted in the rear to allow for better weight distribution.The Daytona also featured a four-wheel independent wishbone suspension with coil springs. The U.S. version had a few modifications such as a reduced compression ratio and an exhaust system with a central silencer.

arabstoday
arabstoday

Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

1972 ferrari daytona 1972 ferrari daytona

 



Name *

E-mail *

Comment Title*

Comment *

: Characters Left

Mandatory *

Terms of use

Publishing Terms: Not to offend the author, or to persons or sanctities or attacking religions or divine self. And stay away from sectarian and racial incitement and insults.

I agree with the Terms of Use

Security Code*

1972 ferrari daytona 1972 ferrari daytona

 



Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today Skincare PR Performance Full Year 2017

GMT 10:35 2018 Monday ,22 January

Skincare PR Performance Full Year 2017
Arab Today, arab today New hunt for flight MH370 gets under way

GMT 02:36 2018 Wednesday ,24 January

New hunt for flight MH370 gets under way
Arab Today, arab today Modern colorful bedroom renovation

GMT 11:23 2017 Thursday ,21 December

Modern colorful bedroom renovation
Arab Today, arab today France sanctions businesses linked

GMT 01:58 2018 Wednesday ,24 January

France sanctions businesses linked
Arab Today, arab today Turkey detains dozens more

GMT 02:09 2018 Wednesday ,24 January

Turkey detains dozens more
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today

GMT 07:22 2017 Thursday ,23 November

Zimbabwe's next leader heads home after Mugabe exit

GMT 20:34 2018 Saturday ,20 January

Bahrain press headlines

GMT 22:38 2018 Tuesday ,23 January

Bahrain Press headlines

GMT 07:23 2017 Thursday ,23 November

Zimbabwe's next leader heads home after Mugabe exit

GMT 16:25 2016 Thursday ,22 December

Italian bank Monte Paschi edges closer to state bailout

GMT 06:03 2014 Wednesday ,09 April

Please .. Let Gaza breathe!

GMT 09:12 2017 Friday ,17 November

Gleam Futures represents Grace Beverley

GMT 04:18 2017 Sunday ,26 November

Bella magazine appoints celebrity writer

GMT 06:00 2017 Sunday ,29 October

Childrenswear brand Once appoints Dyelog

GMT 16:33 2014 Thursday ,13 November

Al-Ehtimam Bil Aakhareen

GMT 03:34 2017 Sunday ,05 November

Needle & Thread relocates press office

GMT 14:56 2017 Thursday ,21 December

Ryanair says formally recognises pilots' union

GMT 16:03 2017 Thursday ,21 December

US hits Myanmar general in new global rights sanctions
Arab Today, arab today
Arab Today, arab today
 
 Arab Today Facebook,arab today facebook  Arab Today Twitter,arab today twitter Arab Today Rss,arab today rss  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube  Arab Today Youtube,arab today youtube
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday arabstoday arabstoday
arabstoday
بناية النخيل - رأس النبع _ خلف السفارة الفرنسية _بيروت - لبنان
arabstoday, Arabstoday, Arabstoday