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  Porsche 356 A Carrera 1600 GS Cabriolet
 

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Country of origin:Germany
Produced from:1956 - 1959
Internal name:356
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:February 05, 2018
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Engine
Configuration 692/2 Straight 4
Location Rear, longitudinally mounted
Construction light alloy block and head
Displacement 1,587 cc / 96.8 cu in
Bore / Stroke 87.5 mm (3.4 in) / 66.0 mm (2.6 in)
Compression 9.5:1
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Camshaft Shaft driven
Fuel feed 2 Solex 40 PII-4 Carburettors
Lubrication Dry sump
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 103 bhp / 77 kW @ 6,500 rpm
Torque 121 Nm / 89 ft lbs @ 5,000 rpm
BHP/Liter 65 bhp / liter

Drivetrain
Chassis unitary steel
Front suspension wishbones, transverse torsion bars, telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension swing axles, transverse torsion bars, telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Steering worm-and-nut
Brakes (fr/r) drums, 280mm (11 in)
Gearbox 4 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

Dimensions
Length / Width / Height 3,950 mm (155.5 in) / 1,670 mm (65.7 in) / 1,290 mm (50.8 in)
Wheelbase / Track (fr/r) 2,100 mm (82.7 in) / 1,306 mm (51.4 in) / 1,272 mm (50.1 in)
Fuel tank 52 Litre (13.7 Gallon US / 11.4 Gallon Imperial)

Performance figures
Top Speed 200 km/h (124 mph)

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