1951 - 1955 Porsche 356 Speedster

1951 - 1955 Porsche 356 Speedster
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Porsche 356 Speedster
  • Porsche 356 Speedster
  • Year:
    1951- 1955
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Transmission:
    4-Speed Manual
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    60@4400
  • Displacement:
    1488 L
  • 0-60 time:
    13.9 sec.
  • Top Speed:
    99 mph
  • body style:

The first major style innovation since 1950 was the introduction of the "Speedster" in 1954 primarily aimed at the Californian market, where in its 1500S form it became a popular race car. 1955 saw a major change in engine specifications with the 1500 being replaced by the 1600, providing Porsche with their first genuine 100 mph production car and detail changes to the bodywork introduced as the 356A.

 

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