FERRARI 330 TRI/LM n.6
The Ferrari 330 TRI/LM n.6 is the winning car of the 1962 Le Mans 24 Hours. The new car of the Italian manufacturer was derived from the Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa three times winner of Le Mans, modified in the frame lightened with tubular pylons of narrower diameter and mounting a V12 engine of the fifties updated and enhanced.
Gendebien and Hill won the 1962 24 Hours of Le Mans with the Ferrari 330 TRI/LM n.6, was the last victory of a car with a front engine in Le Mans, the Maranello builder despite some reliability problems with the other cars achieved its third consecutive success. For the two drivers it was the second consecutive success in pairs and the third in pairs, while for the Belgian driver the third consecutive success.
The 250 GTOs of the private teams arrived on the podium, second the Noble and Guichet n.19 of the Belgian Noblet team, third the n.22 of Eldè and Beurlys of the Equipe Nationale Belge team.
Ferrari 330 TRI/LM
aluminium body on multi tubular space frame
Length: 4520 mm
Width: 1590 mm
Height: 1050 mm
Brakes: Dunlop discs, all-round
Ferrari 3967 cc 60° V12
Power: 291 kW
Location: Front, longitudinally mounted
Drive Type: Rear wheel drive.
Transmission: Ferrari five speed manual
Tank Capacity: 98 lt
Fuel Type: Petrol
Winner 24 hours of Le Mans 1962 with drivers Olivier Gendebien, Phill Hill