1971 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Coupe s/n 14481 Red with Tan Leather Interior As the last of the classic front-engined V12 flagship Ferraris, the 365GTB/4 "Daytona" needs little introduction. Despite retaining the traditional front-engined layout of previous Ferrari's, the Daytona's creased styling was decidedly modern, and the specification was very much up to date as well. Its 4.4 liter quad cam V12 produced over 350hp, and was joined to a rear-mounted 5-speed transaxle for optimum weight distribution. The suspension was independent all around, and there were disc brakes at all four corners as well. The car was extremely fast as well, with a genuine 174mph top speed as confirmed by contemporary testers. Despite less than universal praise for the styling when it first appeared, its near perfect proportions have made widely considered to be one of the greatest classic Ferraris of all time. It captures the essence of the classicFerrari experience while also supplying performance that is exciting even by today's standards. Indeed, Ferrari's 1997 return to this layout with the 550 Maranello has proven that the front-engined V12 layout is a timeless concept that still competes with the
left-hand-drive 1971 ferrari 365 gtb 4 daytona red 5-speed alloy-wheels leather restored v12 italian fast rwd supercar petrol v8 coupe 2wd
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