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Country of origin:France
Produced in:1947
Numbers built:3
Designed by:Albert Lory
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:May 10, 2012
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Configuration CTA Arsenal 90º V8
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Construction cast-iron block and head
Displacement 1,482 cc / 90.4 cu in
Bore / Stroke 60.0 mm (2.4 in) / 65.6 mm (2.6 in)
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed Carburettors
Ignition Twin Spark
Aspiration Two-Stage Supercharger
Power 265 bhp / 198 kW @ 7,500 rpm
BHP/Liter 179 bhp / liter

Body riveted aluminium panels
Chassis steel ladder frame
Front suspension sliding pillars with rocker actuated shock absorbers and torsion bar springs
Rear suspension swing axles with transverse torsion bar springs
Brakes hydraulic drums, all-round
Gearbox Cotal 4 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Weight 740 kilo / 1,631 lbs

Performance figures
Power to weight 0.36 bhp / kg

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