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  Scarab F1 Offenhauser
 

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Country of origin:United States
Produced in:1960
Numbers built:3
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:September 10, 2015
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Engine
Configuration Offenhauser Straight 4
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium alloy block and head
Displacement 2,441 cc / 149 cu in
Bore / Stroke 95.3 mm (3.8 in) / 85.7 mm (3.4 in)
Compression 10.0:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Hilborn Travers Fuel Injection
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 220 bhp / 164 KW @ 7,500 rpm
BHP/Liter 90 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Body aluminium
Chassis steel spaceframe
Suspension (fr/r) double wishbones, coil springs over shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion
Front Brakes Girling ds
Rear brakes Girling discs
Gearbox 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Weight 550 kilo / 1,213 lbs
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,286 mm (90 in) / 1,270 mm (50 in) / 1,270 mm (50 in)

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.4 bhp / kg
Top Speed 250 km/h (155 mph)

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Resources
Suggested reading
  • Vintage American Road Racing Cars (1950-1970), by Harold W. Pace and Mark R. Brinker
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