Go to Ultimatecarpage.com

 sport Ultimatecarpage.com  > Cars by brand  > Germany  > Porsche
Racing cars  > Other Sportscars
     550 RS Spyder
Car search:
Quick Advanced 
Cars statistics: 6316 cars, 499 makes, 41232 images; Events statistics: 300 reports, 62219 images; Forum statistics: 92,537 members, 44,334 topics; more...


  Porsche 550 RS Spyder
 

  Article Image gallery (106) Chassis (3) Specifications User Comments (3)  
Click here to open the Porsche 550 RS Spyder gallery   
Country of origin:Germany
Produced from:1954 - 1955
Numbers built:78
Designed by:Erwin Komenda
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:December 12, 2005
Download: All images
Chassis 550-0031 Sold new to Swiss amateur racer Walter Ringgenberg, this 550 Spyder was entered at Le Mans in 1955. An engine issue ended the race early for the Swiss entry. The car was then entrusted to a young engineer named Michael May. He used to experiment with what was one of the firs>>>

Chassis 550-0060 Finished in blue with white stripes, this 550 Spyder was completed in August of 1955 and soon after shipped to the United States. Little is known about its earliest history but during the first half of the 1960s, it was discovered on a used car lot in Worcester, Massachusset>>>

Chassis 550-0090 Equipped for street use, this 550 Spyder was sold new to West Coast based television executive Willett H. Brown. He owned the car only briefly and sold it within a year and with just 634 miles on the odometer. The next owner took more of a liking to the car and used it for w>>>


  Article Image gallery (106) Chassis (3) Specifications User Comments (3)