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Country of origin:Germany
Produced in:1964
Numbers built:3
Internal name:904
Designed by:Ferdinand 'Butzi' Porsche
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:April 27, 2016
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Configuration Type 771 B8
Location Mid, longitudinally mounted
Construction aluminium block and head
Displacement 1,981 cc / 120.9 cu in
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed 4 Carburettors
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 240 bhp / 179 kW
BHP/Liter 121 bhp / liter

Body fibreglass
Chassis steel sheet box-section ladder frame
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension reversed double wishbones, twin trailing arms, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Steering rack-and-pinion, electro-hydraulic power assistance
Brakes (fr/r) Porsche-ATE discs
Gearbox 5 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,300 mm (90.6 in) / 1,314 mm (51.7 in) / 1,312 mm (51.7 in)

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