Ferrari 246 F1

Ferrari 246 F1
Mike Hawthorn 1958 Argentine GP.jpg
CategoryFormula One
Designer(s)Vittorio Jano (Technical Director)
Carlo Chiti (Chief Designer)
Successor246 P/156
Technical specifications
ChassisTubular aluminium body on chassis composed of two main elliptic tubes and other small tubes to form a light, rigid structure
Suspension (front)double wishbones, coil springs, telescopic dampers and anti-roll bar
Suspension (rear)DeDion axle, transverse upper leaf spring, two longitudinal radius arms, Houdaille lever dampers
EngineDino, 2,417.33 cc (147.5 cu in), 65° V6, naturally aspirated front engine, longitudinally mounted
TransmissionFerrari Type 523 4-speed manual
Competition history
Notable entrantsScuderia Ferrari
Scuderia Sant Ambroeus
Notable driversItaly Luigi Musso
United Kingdom Peter Collins
United Kingdom Mike Hawthorn
West Germany Wolfgang von Trips
Belgium Olivier Gendebien
United States Phil Hill
United Kingdom Tony Brooks
Debut1958 Argentine Grand Prix
Constructors' Championships0
Drivers' Championships1

The Ferrari 246 F1 is a Ferrari racing car built for the Formula One World Championship of 1958.