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1978 Ferrari 308 GT4

car description

1978 Ferrari 308GT4 s/n 14448, Engine no. F106AE*00653* Red with Red Interior It is difficult to imagine that Ferrari ever resisted the idea of mid engine layout for his cars. So hesitant was Enzo about mid-engine design that he insisted the first of his mid-engine creations, the 246, be launched under a different brand name - the Dino. But gradually as competitors entered the market, the mid-engine ideal began to make itself clear. With the introduction of the V8 engine, the final piece of the puzzle fell in place, triggering what would become decades of mid-engine Ferraris, still in production today. Yet, at the Paris Auto Show launch in 1973, the Bertone bodied 308GT4 still carried the Dino name. Unlike previous Pininfarina designs before it, the GT4 was linear and angular with an upright character and bladed edge look. The new Bertone architecture also featured a sizable trunk, room behind the front seats for luggage and small passengers, and reasonable access to the transverse mounted dual overhead cam V8 engine. Seating position was quite forward, allowing for fantastic visibility and pedal position. In short, a truly new car was launched, making tremendous impact on the futu

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left-hand-drive 1978 ferrari 308 gt4 red 5-speed air-con manual red-leather sunroof v8 warranty italian fast rwd supercar petrol leather red-interior 2wd

key Facts

  • Ad ID
    300252
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Ferrari > 308
  • Year
    1978
  • Mileage
    43255 mi

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$48,500 (£0)

1145 Park Avenue
Emeryville, 94608, California
United States

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