Porsche 718 RSK group S (1957)

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Chassis numbers


37 units built
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Type 547/3, boxer 4 (180o) cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine, located middle longitudinally
1498cc, 85.0 x 66.0 mm
142 bhp / 106 KW @ 7500 rpm
146 Nm / 108 ft lbs @ 6300 rpm
aluminium block and head
DOHC, 2 valves / cyl - 8 valves total
aspiration, natural with 2 x Weber 46 IDM Carburetors
5 speed Manual gear box
aluminium body on steel spaceframe chassis
Front suspension twin parallel arms, torsion bars, telescopic shock absorbers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension swing-axles, Watt-linkage, coil springs over telescopic shock absorbers
worm and nut steering
drum brakes all-round
length 3600 mm (141.7 in)
widht 1510 mm
height 880 mm
Wheelbase 2098 mm (82.6 in)
Track (fr/r) 1290 mm (50.8 in) / 1250 mm (49.2 in)

Results in WSCC

Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Buenos Aires Sebring Mille Miglia Nurburgring Le Mans Sverige Venezuela
Team 1000km 12h 1600km 1000km 24h GP GP
Porsche KG, 718-001 #22T, spare car #32, acci dent #33, in entry list
Works Starts/finishes 1/0 1/0
Drivers Team entries and car number
Porsche KG
Umberto Maglioli 22T 32 33
Arthur Rosenhammer 22T
Edgar Barth 32 33

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