Porsche 956B 

  • built in Germany
  • 1984
  • 620 HP 2.6L
  • 217 mph
 
In 1984 Porsche offered a full works-specification car known as the 956B.
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One of the main differences between the customer 956 and the 956B was the Bosch Motronic engine management.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Porsche 956B

Top speed

Porsche 956B
217 mph
GT 86
140 mph

Data points Key details of the Porsche 956B

Number built

Porsche 956B
4 cars
LaFerrari
499 cars
Veyron
300 cars

Horsepower

Porsche 956B
620 HP
GT 86
197 HP
Veyron
987 HP

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Porsche 956B

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In 1984 Porsche offered a full works-specification car known as the 956B.
One of the main differences between the customer 956 and the 956B was the Bosch Motronic engine management.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Porsche
Type of car Race car
Year 1984
Number built 4 cars

transmission

Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears

engine

Displacement 2,649 cc
Cylinders Flat 6
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 7.5:1
Bore/stroke 3.62 in / 2.6 in
Valves per cylinder 4 valves

road tests

Top speed 217 mph

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 2.92 lb/hp
Maximum hp 620 HP @ 8,200 RPM
Maximum torque 442 ft-lb @ 5,000 RPM
Max RPM 8,560 RPM

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 1,808 lb
Width 78.7 in
Length 189 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in
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