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  Bugatti Type 32 'Tank'
 

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Country of origin:France
Produced in:1923
Numbers built:5
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:February 27, 2008
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Engine
Configuration Straight 8
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Construction cast-iron block and head
Displacement 1,991 cc / 121.5 cu in
Bore / Stroke 60.0 mm (2.4 in) / 88.0 mm (3.5 in)
Valvetrain 3 valves / cylinder, SOHC
Fuel feed 2 Zenith Carburettors
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 100 bhp / 75 KW @ 4,900 rpm
BHP/Liter 50 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis aluminium body on frame chassis
Front suspension rigid axle, semi-elliptic springs
Rear suspension inverted semi-elliptic springs
Brakes hydraulic drums front, cable operated drums rear
Gearbox 3 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 660 kilo / 1,455 lbs
Length / Width / Height 3,800 mm (149.6 in) / 1,200 mm (47.2 in) / 800 mm (31.5 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.15 bhp / kg
Top Speed 185 km/h (115 mph)

Resources
Suggested reading
  • Bugatti Magnum, by Hugh Conway with Maurice Sauzay
  • Bugatti - le Pur Sang des Automobiles, by Hugh Conway
  • Grand Marques Bugatti, by Hugh Conway
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