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1966: Porsche 906 and Porsche 906E
1966: Porsche 910
1967: Porsche 907
1968: Porsche 908
1969: Porsche 908/2
1970: Porsche 908/3

Also called Porsche Carrera 6
Chassis numbers

Specifications

54 units built
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Homologation number: 226
Homologation start: 1/5/1966
901/20, Boxer 6 (180o) cyl, 4 stroke, petrol engine, located middle longitudinally
1991cc, 80.0 x 66.0 mm
10.3:1
210 bhp / 157 KW @ 8000 rpm
196 Nm / 145 ft lbs @ 6000 rpm
magnesium alloy block, aluminium head with hemi combustion chamber
forged steel crankshaft with 8 plain main bearings 57mm diameter, 57mm big end journal diameter
titanium connecting rods, 130mm distance center to center, 61mm big end bearing diameter
2 valves / cylinder, Hollow, sodium-filled exhaust valve, 1 overhead camshaft (SOHC), chain driven
aspiration: natural, 2 x Weber 46 IDA 3C carburetors (parts list)
twin plugs/cylinder
aircooled
5 speed gearbox
tubular steel frame chassis, 2 door coupe fiberglass bodyshell
ZF Rack & Pinion steering
disk brakes all around
Long tail version: Porsche 906 LH
Short tail version: Porsche 906
length 4113 (906) or 4600 (906 LH) mm
width 1680 mm
height 980 mm
wheelbase: 2300 mm
track f/r: 1338/1402 mm
front wheels: 5.5–15" to 7J × 15"
rear wheels: 6.0–15" to 9J × 15"
680kg (906), 710kg (906 LH)


Results in WSCC

Season
Running in group 6 in 3 first races (Daytona, Sebring and Monza)
Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Dayt Sebring Monza Targa Florio Spa Nurb Le Man Mugelo CdE Hock Montagna Nurb Zeltweg
Team 24h 12h 1000km 1000km 1000km 24h Hill climb 500km 500km
Porsche, 906-017 #15, 6th #T, spare car #T, spare car #56, in entry list
Porsche, 906-103 #52, 4th
Porsche, 906-108 #61, 11th
Porsche, 906-111 #53, valves #200, acci dent
Porsche, 906-112 #29, 7th
Porsche, 906-124 #54, eng ine #25, 4th+ #15, 3rd+
Porsche, 906-128 #28, 4th #148, 1st #14, 1st
Porsche, 906-137 #12, 2nd
Porsche, 906-141 #144, 3rd
Porsche, 906-143 #58, 7th
Porsche, 906-155 #33, eng ine
A.F.N. / Porsche Cars Great Britain, 906-101 #32, in entry list #57, gear box #59, acci dent #156, 5th #29, 8th #18, acci dent
A.F.N. / Porsche Cars Great Britain, 906-129 #220, acci dent #60, in entry list
Charles Vögele, 906-102 #49, 6th #30, 5th #58, in entry list #18, chassis #155, suspe nsion #50, 2nd #27, 9th
Otto Zipper, 906-105 #48, acci dent
Robert Buchet, 906-107 #31, in entry list
Wilhelm Bartels, 906-109 #97, in entry list
Ed Hugus/ Lake Underwood, 906-113 #50, 8th
Auguste Veuillet, 906-114 #34, acci dent
Sten Axelsson, 906-117 #62, 8th #24, gear box* * #11, 5th
Gerhard Koch, 906-119 #31, gear box #64, 10th #158, 1st* #26, 5th #19, in entry list
Ecurie Basilisk, 906-126 #154, 15th #53, dns #63, exhaust
Sepp Greger, 906-127 #96, 4th
Scuderia Filipinetti, 906-131 #152, clutch #90, 6th
Scuderia Filipinetti, 906-139 #150, 5th
Racing Team Holland, 906-134 #34, in entry list #55, 15th #60, 7th #21, in entry list #16, clutch
Racing Team Holland, 906-146 #56, in entry list #22, clutch #17, 6th
André Wicky, 906-135 #31, 12th #170, dnf #28, 6th+ + #91, 7th
Scuderia Pegaso, 906-150 #156, 8th
Scuderia Sant Ambroeus #26, in entry list
Mauro Cintolesi #154, dnf
Antonio Finiguerra #172, dnf
Sergio Bettoja/ Gianni Bulgari #153, in entry list
Rolf Hurtig #23, OTL #25, in entry list
Total points
178
5 15 17 27 8 4 16 9 23 16 38
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 56/37 1/1 5/3 5/4 8/5 4/1 7/4 3/1 6/2 1/1 8/5 3/3 7/5
Driver Team entries and car number
Porsche
Hans Herrmann 15 52 28 200, T 14
Herbert Linge 15
Joe Buzzetta 52
Gerhard Mitter 53 28 T 14
Günther Klass 53 58
Colin Davis 29 56
Dieter Glemser 29 200, T
Willy Mairesse 148
Herbert Müller 148
Vincenzo Arena 144, T
Antonio Pucci 144, T
Jo Bonnier T 23 11
Paul Hawkins T
Jean-Pierre Beltoise 61, T
Peter Nöcker 61
Rolf Stommelen 58
Peter Gregg 33
Jochen Neerpasch 158
Charles Vögele
Jo Siffert 49 30 18 155 50 12
Charles Vögele 49 30 58 18 155 27
Otto Zipper
Don Wester 48
Scooter Patrick 48
André Wicky
André Wicky 31 170 28 91
André Knörr 31
Gerhard Koch
Gerhard Koch 33 54 64 34 158 26 19
Udo Schütz 33 54 64 25 15
Scuderia Sant Ambroeus
Antonio Finiguerra 26
A.F.N. / Porsche Cars Great Britain
Mike De Udy 32 220 57 59 60 156 29 18
Peter de Klerk 32 220 59 156
Jimmy Blumer 57
Racing Team Holland
David van Lennep 34 55 60
Gijs van Lennep 34 55, 56 60 22 17
Wim Loos 56
Ben Pon 21 16
Scuderia Filipinetti
Claude Bourillot 150
Umberto Maglioli 150
Dieter Spoerry 152 90
André Bungener 152
Scuderia Pegaso
Ignazio Capuano 156
Ferdinando Latteri 156
Ecurie Basilisk
Hans Kühnis 154 53 63
Heini Walter 154 53 63
Sten Axelsson
Sten Axelsson 62 33 24 11
Boo Johansson 62
Auguste Veuillet
Robert Buchet 34
Rolf Hurtig
Ulf Norinder 23 25
Scuderia Lufthansa
Herbert Linge 15

*Porsche entry
* *Rolf Hurtig entry
+Scuderia Lufthansa entries
+ +Charles Vögele entry


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Weber 46 IDA 3c carburattor

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