Porsche 356A/1500GS Carrera GT Coupé 

  • 1957
  • 110 HP 1.5L
 
Front braking was provided by 550RS units that were 10mm thicker and had cooling scoops.
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Naturally performance values were slightly different between the two versions.
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Data points Key details of the Porsche 356A/1500GS Carrera GT Coupé

Horsepower

356A/1500GS Carrera GT Coupé
110 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Torque

356A/1500GS Carrera GT Coupé
87 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

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Porsche 356A/1500GS Carrera GT Coupé

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Further weight reduction was found on components like the lightened bumper brackets, Nardi aluminum steering wheel and no undercoating.
Front braking was provided by 550RS units that were 10mm thicker and had cooling scoops.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Porsche
Type of car Race car
Year 1957

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 17.3 lb/hp
Maximum hp 110 HP @ 6,400 RPM
Maximum torque 87 ft-lb @ 5,200 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 1,903 lb

design

Chief designer Reutter Karosserie

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional

engine

Displacement 1,498 cc
Cylinders Flat 4
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 9:1
Bore/stroke 3.3 in / 2.6 in
Valvetrain DOHC
Valves per cylinder 4 valves
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