Ferrari F40 vs Porsche 959

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Category Porsche 959Ferrari F40
Max power (ps / bhp) 449 / 443478 / 471
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 500 / 369575 / 424
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1490 / 32851265 / 2789
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 301 / 297378 / 373

Acceleration (mph)

Speed & distance Porsche 959Ferrari F40
0 - 60 mph 3.6 s3.8 s
0 - 100 mph 8.2 s7.7 s
0 - 130 mph 15.9 s13.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.4 s @ 100.0 mph8.1 s @ 106.3 mph
1/4 mile 11.8 s11.7 s @ 126.5 mph
Est. 1/2 mile 19.6 s @ 146.6 mph18.5 s @ 161.6 mph
Est. 1 mile 32.2 s @ 171.5 mph29.2 s @ 183.9 mph

Acceleration (kph)

Speed & distance Porsche 959Ferrari F40
0 - 40 kph 1.4 s1.5 s
0 - 60 kph 2.1 s2.2 s
0 - 80 kph 3.0 s2.9 s
0 - 100 kph 3.6 s3.9 s
0 - 120 kph 5.1 s5.5 s
0 - 140 kph 6.3 s6.5 s
0 - 160 kph 7.9 s7.8 s
0 - 180 kph 9.6 s9.5 s
0 - 200 kph 11.4 s10.4 s
1000 m 21.6 s19.9 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 9.3 s6.4 s

General performance

Category Porsche 959Ferrari F40
Top speed 319 kph (198 mph)327 kph (203 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.79 g (8 m/s²)0.75 g (7 m/s²)
Fuel economy 9.9 l/100 km (24 mpg US / 29 UK)8.6 l/100 km (27 mpg US / 33 UK)
Lateral acceleration 0.87 g (9 m/s²)1.01 g (10 m/s²)
100 kph - 0 37 m (122 ft)37 m (122 ft)
60 mph - 0 38 m (125 ft)36 m (119 ft)
70 mph - 0 51 m (166 ft)66 m (218 ft)

Summary

Category Porsche 959Ferrari F40
Track Performance 00
Straight line speed 27242806
Total 27242806

Verdict

There is no clear winner in this comparison.

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8mice  5m ago

Ferraris are great at catching fire

 

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Fυck Porsche  2m ago

Better than your fridge engine car


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aaayy  1y ago

Keep in mind those acceleration stats are probably from Ferrari, meaning that the 0-200 kph time is probably off by 2 sec.


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Fastedee  4y ago

In those days Ferraris lapped everywhere and Porsche was reclusive.


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Shaggy  8y ago

I agree, The F40 won as I expected.


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Karthick01  8y ago

I Think This Comparison would be More Interesting with Lap Times


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Shaggy  9y ago

I thought you all might like this one, in the '80s, this was the clash of the titans.