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1956 Porsche 356A Specs

General Specifications

Price:$3 790 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Flat 4
Valvetrain:OHV
Displacement:1582 cc / 96.5 cu in
Bore:82.55 mm / 3.25 in
Stroke:73.9 mm / 2.91 in
Compression:7.50:1
Power:52.2 kw / 70.0 bhp @ 4500 rpm
Specific output:44.25 bhp per litre
Torque:109.8 nm / 81.0 ft lbs @ 2800 rpm

Chassis & body

Front tires:5.60-15
Rear tires:5.60-15

Drivetrain

Transmission:4-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:875 kg / 1929 lbs
Wheelbase:2101 mm / 82.7 in
Front track:1306 mm / 51.4 in
Rear track:1273 mm / 50.1 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:163.2 kph / 101.4 mph
0 - 60 mph:14.4 seconds
0 - 1/4 mile:19.3 seconds

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