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1954 O.S.C.A. 2000 S

Chassis no. 2004
Engine no. 2501
Coachbuilder Frua

Chassis

Current Chassis

From  1954

Chassis  2004

Dampers  Telescopic Type

Drum Brakes  Front-Rear Hydraulic Operation

Front Suspension  Unequal double wishbones and coil springs

Fuel tank capacity  135 litre

Chassis Frame  Tubular Frame

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Wheel track front  1260 mm

Wheel track rear  1210 mm

Wheelbase  2250 mm

Engine

Current Engine

From  1979

Arrangement  V-Type

Cooling System  Water Cooled

Cubic displacement  2500 cc

Cylinders  6

Engine  2501

Fuel System Carburettors Number  3

Manufacturer  O.S.C.A.

Notes Engine  The unique OSCA engine #2501 which was the only 6 cylinder double ignition engine that was ever developed by OSCA WORKS into 2,5 litre capacity for formula one and the 3000 cc sportcar racing class is located by Dr.Alfieri Maserati for the chassis sn 2004.rn . The experimental engine is found in a Caproni hangar near Milano airport. It was stored there, after the OSCA WORKS closed down and it had been run occasionally on a test bed just to maintain its fuction (ref Dr. Alfieri Maserati)

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Fuel Type  Petrol-Gasoline

Valves per cylinder  2

Previous Engines View all (1)

Historical Engine

From  17th March 1954

Arrangement  Inline

Compression Ratio  9 : 1

Cooling System  Water Cooled

Cubic displacement  1986 cc

Cylinders  6

Engine  2004S

Engine Type  Front

Fuel System Carburettors type  Weber 38DCO2

Fuel System Carburettors Number  3

Gearbox Number of forward speed  4

Manufacturer  O.S.C.A.

Maximum power  160 hp

Maximum power  6500 rpm

Notes Engine  Twin spark

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Top speed  245 Km/h

Fuel Type  Petrol-Gasoline

Valves per cylinder  2

Transmission Wheel drive  Rear wheel drive

Body

Current Body

From  1963

Coachbuilder  Frua

Colour  Red

Wheels type  Wire

Number of doors  2

Number of wheels  4

Type of body  Sport and Barchetta

Tyres Front size  5,25 x 16

Tyres Rear size  6,00 x 16

Unladen weight  650 kg

Wheels Front size  3,50 x 16

Wheels Rear size  4,50 x 16

Previous Bodies View all (3)

Historical Body

From  1961

Coachbuilder  Frua

Colour  White

Notes body  Long aerodynamic extension behind the driver's head

Type of body  Sport and Barchetta

Historical Body

From  1960

Coachbuilder  Frua

Colour  White

Notes body  Bonnet area modified due to the overall dimensions of the supercharger.

Type of body  Sport and Barchetta

Historical Body

From  1954

Coachbuilder  Frua

Colour  Red

Number of doors  2

Number of spare wheels  1

Number of wheels  4

Type of body  Sport and Barchetta

Tyres Front size  5,25 x 16

Tyres Rear size  6 x 16

Unladen weight  650 kg

Wheels Front size  3,50 x 16

Wheels Rear size  4,50 x 16

Interior

Current Interior

From  1954

Cockpit/panels  Silver

Hand drive  LHD - Left Hand Drive

Number of seats  2

Other colours  Dark Blue

Seats  Dark Blue