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  Porsche 908L Coupe
 

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Country of origin:Germany
Produced from:1968 - 1969
Numbers built:10
Predecessor:Porsche 907L
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:October 16, 2015
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Engine
Configuration B8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction alloy block and head
Displacement 2,996 cc / 182.8 cu in
Bore / Stroke 85.0 mm (3.3 in) / 86.0 mm (3.4 in)
Compression 10.3:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Bosch Fuel Injection
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 335 bhp / 250 KW @ 8,500 rpm
Torque 314 Nm / 232 ft lbs @ 6,600 rpm
BHP/Liter 112 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Body fibreglass
Chassis aluminium spaceframe
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
Rear suspension upper and lower links, radius arms, coil springs, hydraulic shock absorbers
Steering rack-and-pinion
Brakes (fr/r) Dunlop ATE ventilated discs
Gearbox Porsche 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 650 kilo / 1,433 lbs
Length / Width / Height 4,839 mm (190.5 in) / 1,720 mm (67.7 in) / 930 mm (36.6 in)
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,300 mm (90.6 in) / 1,486 mm (58.5 in) / 1,453 mm (57.2 in)
Fuel tank 120 Litre (31.7 Gallon US / 26.4 Gallon Imperial)
Wheels (fr/r) 9 x 15 / 12 x 15
Tyres (fr/r) Dunlop 4.5/11.6 - 15 / 5.5/13.6 - 15

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.52 bhp / kg
Top Speed 320 km/h (199 mph)

Race history
Major wins
1969 Monza 1000 km (Jo Siffert / Brian Redman in 908-026)
1969 Spa 1000 km (Jo Siffert / Brian Redman in 908-025)

Resources
Suggested reading
  • Porsche, Excellence was expected, by Karl Ludvigsen
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