Ferrari 246 F1-66
Race Car
Category Formula One
Constructor Scuderia Ferrari
Chassis Type 579/FL (in the 1966 Italian Grand Prix configuration), double wall of aluminum panels riveted to a tubular steel structure to form a stress-bearing semi-monocoque
Suspension (front) Double wishbones, upper rocker arm, reversed lower wishbone, coil springs and inboard co-axial dampers
Suspension (rear) Upper arm, reversed lower wishbone, co-axial spring/damper units, 2 radius arms per side
Engine Ferrari Tipo 228, 2405 cc (146.8 cu. in.) V6 (65°) Naturally-aspirated,
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Fuel Agip
Tyres Firestone, Dunlop
Notable entrants 22px-Flag of Italy Scuderia Ferrari
22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Reg Parnell Racing
Notable drivers 22px-Flag of Italy Lorenzo Bandini
22px-Flag of Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti
22px-Flag of Italy Giancarlo Baghetti
Debut 1966 Monaco Grand Prix
Races competed 4
Race victories 0
Constructors' Championships 0
Drivers' Championships 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 1
Designer Mauro Forghieri

The Ferrari 246 F1-66 (also known as 158/246[1]) was a racing car used by Scuderia Ferrari and Reg Parnell Racing during the 1966 Formula One season. It was used in a total of 4 races by 3 drivers, achieving a second and a third place. It was used during the season alongside the Ferrari 312. The design and dimensions of the car were almost identical to the Ferrari 158, except for the bigger 2.4-liter engine; the chassis type used on both models was also the same (Type 579).

Complete Formula One World Championship resultsEdit

(key) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Engine Tyres Drivers 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Points WCC
1966 Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari 2.4 V6 F D MON
31 (32)* 2nd
22px-Flag of Italy Lorenzo Bandini 23
22px-Flag of Italy Ludovico Scarfiotti Ret
Reg Parnell Racing F 22px-Flag of Italy Giancarlo Baghetti NC

* Only 6 points which counted towards Ferrari's Championship total were scored using the 246; the remaining points were scored using the 312.


  1. See race results on Monaco-66, Belgium-66, Germany-66, Italy-66
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