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1956 Lotus 11 Specs

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Coventry Climax Straight 4
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:2 Weber Carburetors
Valvetrain:SOHC, 2 Valves per Cyl
Displacement:1459 cc / 89.0 cu in
Bore:76.2 mm / 3.0 in
Stroke:80.0 mm / 3.15 in
Power:74.6 kw / 100 bhp @ 6200 rpm
Specific output:68.54 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:222.22 bhp per tonne
Torque:108.47 nm / 80 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Aluminum Body over Tubular Steel Spaceframe
Front brakes:Discs
Rear brakes:Inboard Discs
Front suspension:Swing Axles w/Coil-over-Dampers
Rear suspension:DeDion Axles w/Coil-over-Dampers

Drivetrain

Transmission:MG 4-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:450 kg / 992 lbs
Wheelbase:2159 mm / 85.0 in
Front track:1181 mm / 46.5 in
Rear track:1194 mm / 47.0 in
Length:3404 mm / 134.0 in
Width:1524 mm / 60.0 in
Height:940 mm / 37.0 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:225.3 kph / 140 mph

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