1972 Iso Grifo Series II


1972 Iso Grifo Series II

1972 Iso Grifo Series II

The series 2 marked the change to the 427 corvette engine. During the upgrade, major changes were made to the front of the car and the hood. After 1972, the chevrolet engine proved unreliable and Iso moved towards a Ford driveline. Bertone deisgned the body of the Grifo for both the first and second series.

1972 Iso Grifo Series II Gallery

 

Auction Sales History

1972 Iso Grifo Series II
1972 Iso Grifo IR8 Targa Conversion 230-381
– sold for €201,600
Unique targa top conversion. High-quality recent restoration. Five-speed gearbox for effortless cruising.Auction Source: 2014 Monaco by RM Auctions

In Detail

engineChevrolet Corvette V8
displacement6997 cc / 427.0 in³
bore107.95 mm / 4.25 in
stroke95.5 mm / 3.76 in
compression10.25:1
power304.3 kw / 408.1 bhp @ 5200 rpm
specific output58.32 bhp per litre
bhp/weightbhp per tonne
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tires205Vr15
rear tires205VR15
f brake sizemm / in
r brake sizemm / in
curb weight1400 kg / 3086 lbs
wheelbase2500 mm / 98.4 in
front track1410 mm / 55.5 in
rear track1410 mm / 55.5 in
length4430 mm / 174.4 in
width1770 mm / 69.7 in
height1220 mm / 48.0 in
gear ratios:1
top speed~250 kph / 155.3 mph