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1956 Porsche Spyder Type 550-1500 RS

Chassis no. 550-0084
Engine no. P90130 (attuale - 547/2)
Coachbuilder Karosserie Wendler Reutlingen

Chassis

Current Chassis

Chassis  550-0084

Dampers  Telescopic Type

Drum Brakes  Front-Rear Hydraulic Operation

Front Suspension  Indipendent Torsion Bars

Chassis Frame  Tubular Frame

Rears Suspension  Indipendent Torsion Bars

Designer  Komenda Erwin

Steering: Hydraulic-assistance  N

Wheel track front  1290 mm

Wheel track rear  1250 mm

Wheelbase  2100 mm

Engine

Current Engine

Engine  P90088

Previous Engines View all (2)

Historical Engine

Engine  P90080

Historical Engine

Arrangement  Opposed

Compression Ratio  9.5 : 1

Cooling System  Air Cooled

Cubic displacement  1498 cc

Cylinders  4

Engine  P90130 (attuale - 547/2)

Engine Type  Rear

Gearbox Number of forward speed  4

Manufacturer  PORSCHE

Top speed  225 Km/h

Transmission Clutch  Dry single disc Hydraulic

Fuel Type  Petrol-Gasoline

Valves per cylinder  2

Valvetrain  DOHC

Transmission Wheel drive  Rear wheel drive

Body

Current Body

Coachbuilder  Karosserie Wendler Reutlingen

Colour  Blue

Height  1015 mm

Lenghth  3600 mm

Number of doors  2

Type of body  Roadster / Spider

Unladen weight  590 kg

Wheels Front size  1290

Wheels Rear size  1250

Width  1550 mm