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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Inline-8 w/Cast Iron Block, Dry Sump Lubrication
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:Supercharged
Valvetrain:2 Valves per Cyl, DOHC
Fuel feed:Stromberg UUR-2 Carburetor
Displacement:3257 cc / 198.8 cu in
Bore:72 mm / 2.83 in
Stroke:100 mm / 3.94 in
Compression:8.5:1
Power:156.6 kw / 210 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Specific output:64.48 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:220.36 bhp per tonne
Redline:5500

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Steel over Ash Wooden Supports over Steel Frame
Driven wheels:RWD
Front tires:Dunlop
Rear tires:Dunlop
Front brakes:Drums
Front brake size:381 mm / 15 in
Rear brakes:Drums
Rear brake size:381 mm / 15 in
Front wheels:F 45.7 x 14.0 cm / 18 x 5.5 in
Rear wheels:R 45.7 x 16.5 cm / 18 x 6.5 in
Steering:Worm & Roller
Front suspension:Semi-Indpenedant Centrally Collared Axles w/de Ram Shock Absorbers, Leaf Springs
Rear suspension:Solid Axle w/de Ram Shock Absorbers, Quarter-EllipticLeaf Springs

Drivetrain

Transmission:4-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Wheelbase:2979 mm / 117.3 in
Front track:1349 mm / 53.1 in
Rear track:1349 mm / 53.1 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:177.0 kph / 110.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:10 seconds

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