The car was nicknamed "Daytona" in honor of the famous race 24 Hours of Daytona in 1967, in which Ferrari cars occupied the first three places.

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#10287) '1967 дизайн Pininfarina Виготовлено у єдиному екземплярі

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#10287) '1967
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#10287) '1967
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#10287) '1967
Під капотом Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#10287) '1967

The first prototype of the Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" was made at the end of 1967 in Carrozzeria Scaglietti (designed by Pininfarina) on the chassis oh the Ferrari 275 GTB/4 (Tipo 596). An experimental engine Ferrari Tipo 243 with three valves per cylinder, known as "Testa Piatta" has been installed on the car.

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#11001) '1968 дизайн Pininfarina Виготовлено у єдиному екземплярі

Ferrari 275 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#11001) '1968
 
Ferrari 275 GTB/4 "Daytona" Prototipo (#11001) '1968
 

The second prototype of the "Daytona" was also made by Scaglietti on Ferrari 275 GTB/4 (Tipo 596) chassis, but it had standart Ferrari 275 GTB/4 (Tipo 226) engine.

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Coupé Speciale (#12925) '1969 дизайн Pininfarina Виготовлено у єдиному екземплярі

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" Coupé Speciale (#12925) '1969
 
 
 

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" US-spec Prototipo (#13361) '04.1970 дизайн Pininfarina Виготовлено у єдиному екземплярі

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" US-spec Prototipo (#13361) '1970
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" US-spec Prototipo (#13361) '1970
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 "Daytona" US-spec Prototipo (#13361) '1970
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