Ferrari 159 S – Specs, Chassis and things to know

After the Ferrari 125 S, Ferrari built another great car and it’s name was Ferrari 159S.

The car had a little bigger engine than the previous one, Ferrari tried to make much better car and quicker but it was unable to match Maserati back in 1947.

Engine1.9-liter – Colombo V12
TransmissionMANUAL 5-Speed
Wheelbase2400
Curb Weight750 KG
Ferrari 159 S specifications

If we look at it’s performances, we only see that the engine is little bit bigger, but the weight of the gave more balance to the car which made the difference when it came to racing.

Ferrari later that year lost to Maserati, but it could have been the driver as later that year Raymond Sommer was unbeatable driving that machine.