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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1957
Numbers built:1
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:March 15, 2019
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Configuration Alta Straight 4
Location Front, longitudinally mounted
Displacement 2,470 cc / 150.7 cu in
Bore / Stroke 93.5 mm (3.7 in) / 90.0 mm (3.5 in)
Valvetrain 2 valves / cylinder, DOHC
Fuel feed 2 Weber Carburettors
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Power 250 bhp / 187 kW @ 6,800 rpm
Torque 290 Nm / 214 ft lbs @ 5,100 rpm
BHP/Liter 101 bhp / liter

Body aluminium
Chassis steel spaceframe
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers
Rear suspension DeDion axle, radius arms, coil springs over dampers
Front Brakes Dunlop discs
Rear brakes Dunlop discs, in-board
Gearbox 4 speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive

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