Maserati A6GCS group S (1947)

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Also called Maserati A6GCS "Monofaro"
A6: the name of the series: A for Alfieri (Maserati), 6 for six cylinders.
G: «Ghisa», cast iron, the engine block material.
CS: «Corsa Sport», for racing sports car.

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14 units built
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Maserati A6 Testa Riportata 2.0, straight 6 cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine
1979cc, 72.0 x 81.0 mm
130 bhp / 97 kW @ 6,000 rpm
cast-iron block, aluminium head with hemispherical combustion chamber
SOHC, 2 valves / cylinder - 12 valves total
aspiration, natural with 3 x Weber 36 DO4 Carburetors
water cooled
wet sump

4 speed Manual gearbox
steel tubular frame chassis, aluminium Fantuzzi bodyshell with cycle fender wheels
front suspension, independent, double wishbones, helical springs, hydraulic Houdaille dampers, anti-roll bar
rear suspension, solid live rear axle, radius rods, coil springs, hydraulic Houdaille dampers, anti-roll bar
worm gear steering
drum brakes all around
length, 3,690 mm (145.3 in)
width, 1,380 mm (54.3 in)
height, 900 mm (35.4 in)
Wheelbase, 2,310 mm (90.9 in)
Track (fr/r), 1,210 mm (47.6 in) / 1,150 mm (45.3 in)
tires, front 5.5 x 16", rear 5.5 x 15", Pirelli
wheels, front 3.5" x 16", rear 3.5" x 15"

Results in Endurance Races

Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Bremgarten Mille Miglia Dolomiti
Date 8/6 22/6 20/7
Team 1600km 300km
Luigi Villoresi/ Guerino Bertocchi (Berlinetta) #222, dnf
Works Starts/finishes 1/0 1/0

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