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1956 Porsche Spyder Type 550-1500 RS

Chassis no. 550-0084
Engine no. P90130
Coachbuilder Karosserie Wendler Reutlingen

Chassis

Current Chassis

From  1956

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

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Wheel track front  1290 mm

Wheel track rear  1250 mm

Wheelbase  2100 mm

Engine

Current Engine

From  1960

Arrangement  Opposed

Bore  85 mm

Stroke  66 mm

Compression Ratio  9.8 : 1

Cooling System  Air Cooled

Cubic displacement  1498 cc

Cylinders  4

Engine  P90130

Engine Type  Mid

Fuel System Carburettors type  Solex 44 PII-4

Fuel System Carburettors Number  2

Gearbox Number of forward speed  4

Manufacturer  PORSCHE

Maximum power  135 hp

Maximum power  7200 rpm

Maximum torque  15 kgm

Maximum torque  5900 rpm

Notes Gearbox  Transaxle

Notes Engine  547/2

Technical Specifications and History  Y

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

Previous Engines View all (2)

Historical Engine

From  1957

Engine  P90080

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Historical Engine

From  1956

Engine  P90088

Technical Specifications and History  Y

Body

Current Body

From  2009

Coachbuilder  Karosserie Wendler Reutlingen

Colour  Silver

Colours Description  Blue scallops, red pinstriped on the tail fins

Wheels type  Steel

Height  1015 mm

Lenghth  3600 mm

Number of doors  2

Number of spare wheels  1

Number of wheels  4

Type of body  Sport and Barchetta

Tyres Front size  5,00-16

Tyres Rear size  5,25-16

Unladen weight  590 kg

Width  1550 mm

Previous Bodies View all (1)

Historical Body

From  1956

Coachbuilder  Karosserie Wendler Reutlingen

Colour  Silver

Colours Description  Red scallops on the tail fins

Interior

Current Interior

From  1956

Cockpit/panels  Blue

Hand drive  LHD - Left Hand Drive

Number of seats  2

Seats  Blue