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Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta

Shortened version (hence SWB), more powerful and lighter than the previous GTs. In the 'Competition' version it was queen of the racing circuit, while the 'Lusso' version was the most sporting of the GT cars.
The finest Pininfarina design.
Introduced in 1959 at the Paris Salon.

Years produced1959 - 1962
Chassis numbers1539 GT - 4065 GT, (90 built)
EngineV12 60º 2.953cc
LayoutLongitudinal, front engine
Speed280 bhp, 280 kph