1989 Ferrari F40 LM

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

Introduction
The 1989 Ferrari F40 LM (Le Mans) is a high-performance sports car produced in limited numbers by Ferrari. It was designed to compete in the FIA Group B race series, and was based on the road-going Ferrari F40. Only 19 units were built and each unit was hand-built by Ferrari. The F40 LM featured a 690 hp twin-turbo V8 engine, a revised suspension, and a new aerodynamic body kit. It was one of the most advanced and rarest Ferraris ever produced, and is highly sought after by collectors.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

History
The Ferrari F40 LM was developed in 1988 by Michelotto, a tuning company based in Padua, Italy, and was based on the road-going F40. The F40 LM featured a 690 hp twin-turbo V8 engine, a revised suspension, and a new aerodynamic body kit. The engine was derived from the 288 GTO and mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

Design
The F40 LM featured a new aerodynamic body kit which included a large rear spoiler, a new front splitter, and a new rear diffuser. The car was also fitted with larger brakes, a lower ride height, and 18-inch wheels. The interior was also revised, with new seats, a revised dashboard, and a new steering wheel.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

Performance
The F40 LM was capable of accelerating from 0-60 mph in 3.1 seconds, and had a top speed of 199 mph. The car also had impressive handling and cornering abilities due to its revised suspension and aerodynamic body kit.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

Racing
The F40 LM was designed to compete in the FIA Group B race series. It made its debut in the 1988 24 Hours of Le Mans, where it finished second overall, behind the Porsche 962C. The car also competed in the IMSA GT Championship, where it finished first in the 1989 season.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

Legacy
The F40 LM was one of the most advanced and rarest Ferraris ever produced, and is highly sought after by collectors. The car’s performance and rarity have made it a highly desirable collector’s item, and it is regarded as one of the most iconic Ferraris of all time.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

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1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The 1989 Ferrari F40 LM is a high-performance sports car produced in limited numbers by Ferrari. It was designed to compete in the FIA Group B race series.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The F40 LM featured a 690 hp twin-turbo V8 engine, a revised suspension, and a new aerodynamic body kit.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The car was capable of accelerating from 0-60 mph in 3.1 seconds, and had a top speed of 199 mph.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The car made its debut in the 1988 24 Hours of Le Mans, where it finished second overall, behind the Porsche 962C.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The F40 LM was one of the most advanced and rarest Ferraris ever produced, and is highly sought after by collectors.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The car’s performance and rarity have made it a highly desirable collector’s item, and it is regarded as one of the most iconic Ferraris of all time.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The interior of the Ferrari F40 LM was also revised, with new seats, a revised dashboard, and a new steering wheel.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The car also featured a new aerodynamic body kit which included a large rear spoiler, a new front splitter, and a new rear diffuser.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The F40 LM also competed in the IMSA GT Championship, where it finished first in the 1989 season.

1989 Ferrari F40 LM

The 1989 Ferrari F40 LM is one of the most iconic Ferraris of all time, and is highly sought after by collectors.