2005 Hamann F430


2005 Hamann F430

2005 Hamann F430

The new Ferrari F430 is commended as a worthy successor of the F360. No doubt, it gets attention, but not quite as much as the new Hamann-tuned version. From Laupheim Germany, Hamann have a new product range based around the F430, and their first stunning show car is an example of what all their aftermarket parts can do.

Hamann engineers designed a comprehensive aerodynamics package that optimizes the F430’s weight and performance. The Hamann front spoiler gives the F430 a striking and unique character as well as reducing lift on the front axle. At the rear, a newly designed rear diffuser ensures a higher down force at the rear axle. All these add-on parts, including broader side sills, are available in carbon-Kevlar or fiberglass.

Performance plays an important role for the Hamann F430. Engineers have developed a complete high-performance sports exhaust system including a high-performance collector and sports catalysts. The result of this modification is a performance increase of 48 bhp (36 kw). The four-branch sports rear mufflers, specially designed by Hamann, release an absolutely powerful and sonorous sound.

More exact driving characteristics can be expected of Hamann F430 thanks to the specially designed suspension. This suspension can be adjusted in height as well as in rebound and compression. Thus, the F430 reacts more agile and more precisely to steering changes.

The multi-piece PG3 in classic five-spoke rims give a powerful impression and provide a good view of the Hamann sports brake system. The PG3 is available in 9×19 at the front and 11.5×19 in the rear.

The interior of the Hamann Ferrari F430 is a successful mixture of luxurious and sporty features. An exclusive full leather interior in all colors as well as a high-quality set of mats give an elegant impression. With the corresponding racing seats and sills, the Hamann interior creates a real motor sports feeling.

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In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
engine90 Degree V8
positionMid Longitudinal
aspirationNatural
valvetrainDOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl w/Variable Timing, Variable Intake Tract
fuel feedElectronic Sequential Injection
displacement4308 cc / 262.9 in³
bore92 mm / 3.62 in
stroke81 mm / 3.19 in
compression11.3:1
power396.0 kw / 531 bhp @ 8500 rpm
specific output123.26 bhp per litre
bhp/weight366.21 bhp per tonne
redline8500
body / frameAluminum Monocoque
driven wheelsRWD w/E-Diff, CST
front tires225/35ZR19
rear tires285/35ZR19
front brakesCarbon-Ceramic Discs w/6-Piston Calipers, ABS, EBD
f brake sizex 380 mm / x 15.0 in
rear brakesCarbon-Ceramic Discs w/4-Piston Calipers, ABS, EBD
r brake sizex 350 mm / x 13.8 in
front wheelsF 48.3 x 19.0 cm / 19 x 7.5 in
rear wheelsR 48.3 x 25.4 cm / 19 x 10 in
steeringRack & Pinion
f suspensionA-Arms w/Coil Springs, Electric Adj Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar
r suspensionA-Arms w/Coil Springs, Electric Adj Tube Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar
wheelbase2600 mm / 102.4 in
front track1669 mm / 65.7 in
rear track1616 mm / 63.6 in
length4512 mm / 177.6 in
width1923 mm / 75.7 in
height1214 mm / 47.8 in
transmissionManual or F1 Paddle Shift
gear ratios3.29:1, 2.16:1, 1.61:1, 1.27:1, 1.03:1, 0.82:1, :1
final drive4.30:1