Ferrari Model 308 - this is a sports car with a mid-engined car which was manufactured by the Italian company Ferrari in the period from 1975 to 1985. Sports car debut in October 1975 at the Paris Motor Show. The first car 308th series has become a model named Dino 308 GT4. It was designed by Italian design studio Bertone, and was designed to replace the first model produced under the name Dino 246. It was a four-seater sports car in coupe with a landing formula 2 +2. In contrast, the model Ferrari 348 GTB released in the same year was double and already developed by Pininfarina.
Sports cars Ferrari 308 GTB and GTS, as well as the Dino 308 GT4 equipped with engine DOHC V8 Tipo F106 AB of 3.0 liters capacity equal to 255 hp at 7700 rpm.
For the U.S. market for cars installed DOHC V8 powerplant Tipo F106 AE 240 hp at 6600 rpm and was equipped with emission control. Sports car can accelerate to 100 km / h in 6.5 seconds and a top speed of 256 km / h 308 series cars were equipped with independent double wishbones.
In 1980, the model 308 GTB and GTS get a new V8 engine Tipo F106 BB, which was equipped with mechanical fuel injection system Bosch K-Jetronic, and with it, and the letter «i» in the title (308 GTBi / GTSi). Engine output is 214 hp at 6600 rpm. That in turn has reduced the performance characteristics of the vehicle. Up to 100 km / h and it was dispersed more than 7 seconds and a top speed of 227 km / h This reduction in capacity was not very well received, and the release of these versions lasted only until 1982, when it was replaced by a new model called the Ferrari 308 GTB / GTS Quattrovalvole.
Worth noting is the fact that the Ferrari 308 was the best selling model of the company, and for 10 years of production, was released more than 12,000 copies.