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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:All Alloy Inline-8
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:Twin Roots-type Superchargers
Valvetrain:DOHC, 2 Valves / Cyl
Fuel feed:Twin Weber Carburetors
Displacement:2905 cc / 177.3 cu in
Bore:68 mm / 2.68 in
Stroke:100 mm / 3.94 in
Compression:6.3:1
Power:164.1 kw / 220 bhp @ 5800 rpm
Specific output:75.77 bhp per litre

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Aluminum Body over Light-Gauge Box-Section Frame
Driven wheels:RWD
Front brakes:Hydraulic Drums
Rear brakes:Hydraulic Drums
Steering:Worm & Sector
Front suspension:Trailing arms w/Coil Springs, Tubular Shocks Absorbers
Rear suspension:Swing axles w/Radius Arms, Transverse Semi-Elliptic Leaf Springs, Hydraulic & Friction Dampers

Drivetrain

Transmission:4-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:1100 kg / 2425 lbs

Speed performance

Car top speed:240 kph / 149.1 mph

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