1987 Ferrari 328 GTS

The Ferrari 328 was introduced in 1988 and was the third of Ferrari's V8-engined road cars that had begun with the 308 GT4 of 1973. Originally wearing the badge 'Dino', the all-new 308 GT4 2+2 took over the lineage after the preceding Dino V6. It came with wedge-shaped styling by Bertone rather than the customary Pininfarina design studio. Performance was impressive from the amidships-mounted double-overhead-camshaft 3-litre V8. At the Paris Salon in 1975, a new two-seater car using a dry-sumped version of the same power unit made its debut. Named the 308 GTB, it had a shorter wheelbase and styling by Pininfarina.

In 1985, the 308 was superseded by the mechanically similar but larger engined 328 GTB. With four-valves per cylinder, a displacement size of 3,186cc, revised pistons, improved Marelli engine management system, and a higher compression ratio, horsepower rose to 270 bhp at 7,000 RPM. Top speed raised to nearly 160 mph and zero-to-sixty was accomplished in 5.5 seconds. On the exterior, Testarossa-style moulded bumpers were added, along with an unobtrusive roof spoiler, and a deeper rear valance.

The 1987 Ferrari 328, the successor to the 308 series, continued with very few changes. It had been introduced in 1985 and was available as a coupe or targa. Pricing began at $71,900 for the GTB coupe and rose to $77,900 for the GTS Targa. Power was provided from a dual-overhead cam V8 engine displacing 194.4 cubic-inches and offering 260 horsepower. It had a Bosch K-Jetronic fuel injection system, disc brakes, and a five-speed manual gearbox.


by Daniel Vaughan | May 2019

Related Reading : Ferrari 328 GTS History

Ferraris removable roof 328 GTS (along with the fixed roof 328 GTB) debuted at the 1985 Frankfurt Auto Show. While often considered the final evolution of the 308 series, the 328 was a substantially new car. Extremely high performance, incredible 308-derived Pininfarina styling, improved road holding, and greater comfort, ensured the 328s desirability. Ferraris challenge was to consolidate market....
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Considered the most reliable Ferrari by some enthusiasts, the Ferrari 328 GTB and 328 GTS were a subtle update to the previous 308 GTB QV and GTS QV. Incredibly popular, the Ferrari 328 was well received by the public and considered as close to a work of art as any modern car can be according to Englands Motor during a 1986 test. The GTB stood for Gran Turismo Berlinetta (coupe) body, and the GTS....
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1987 Vehicle Profiles

1987 Ferrari 328 GTS vehicle information

Targa Coupe

Chassis Num: 079810

The 328 GTS shared the same V8 mechanicals as the 328 GTB. As with the Berlinetta, Pininfarina paid particular attention to styling details that influenced the car's Coefficient of drag (Cd) and aerodynamic lift characteristics with impressive resul....[continue reading]

1987 Ferrari 328 GTS vehicle information

Targa Coupe

Chassis Num: ZFFXA20A7H0070141

This 1987 Ferrari 328 GTS was completed the Maranello-based Ferrari factory in March of 1987. It is a low-mileage example that is highly original and finished in Oro Chiaro (clear gold) with the interior trim and leather seats in black. It was built ....[continue reading]

1987 Ferrari 328 GTS vehicle information

Targa Coupe

Chassis Num: ZFFXA20A5H0071899

This Ferrari 328 GTS is a North American-specification example that was completed in May of 1987 and sold new through Bob Sharp Ferrari of Danbury, Connecticut on July 11th of 1987. It was finished in Rosso Corsa paintwork and equipped with air condi....[continue reading]

Targa Coupe
Chassis #: 079810 
Targa Coupe
Chassis #: ZFFXA20A7H0070141 
Targa Coupe
Chassis #: ZFFXA20A5H0071899 

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Performance and Specification Comparison

Price Comparison

$11-$73,800
1987 328 GTS
$77,925-$223,000
1987 Ferrari 328 GTS Price Range: $73,800 - $77,925

$76,400 - $83,900

Model Year Production

#1#2#3Ferrari
1992Ford (922,488)Honda (648,745)Chevrolet (647,227)500
1991Honda (659,659)Oldsmobile (474,837)Nissan (405,147)
1990Ford (912,466)Chevrolet (785,918)Pontiac (641,820)
1989Chevrolet (1,275,498)Ford (1,234,954)Pontiac (801,600)
1988Ford (1,331,489)Chevrolet (1,236,316)Pontiac (680,714)
1987Nissan (1,803,924)Chevrolet (1,384,214)Ford (1,176,775)1,054
1986Chevrolet (1,368,837)Renault (1,305,191)Ford (1,253,525)
1985Chevrolet (1,418,098)Renault (1,322,887)Oldsmobile (1,192,549)
1984Chevrolet (1,655,151)Renault (1,429,138)Ford (1,180,708)2,841
1983Renault (1,491,853)Chevrolet (1,175,200)Toyota (1,068,321)2,366
1982Renault (1,491,853)Chevrolet (1,297,357)Toyota (1,068,321)2,223

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