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1961 Porsche 356B Specifications

Engine LocationMid
Drive TypeRear Wheel
Body / ChassisSteel unibody
Production Years for Series1948 - 1965
Price$3,600-$7,650
Weight1900 lbs | 861.826 kg

Performance
Top Speed110 mph | 176.99 km/h

Engine Type : O4 1582 cc | 96.5 cu in. | 1.6 L.
60.00 @ 4500 RPM
81 Ft-Lbs (110 NM) @ 2800 RPM
Bore : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Stroke : 2.9 in | 74 mm.
Engine Type : O4 1582 cc | 96.5 cu in. | 1.6 L.
75.00 @ 5000 RPM
86 Ft-Lbs (117 NM) @ 3700 RPM
Bore : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Stroke : 2.9 in | 74 mm.
Engine Type : O4 1582 cc | 96.5 cu in. | 1.6 L.
90.00 @ 5500 RPM
89 Ft-Lbs (121 NM) @ 4300 RPM
Bore : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Stroke : 2.9 in | 74 mm.
Engine Type : O4 1966 cc | 120.0 cu in. | 2.0 L.
130.00 @ 6200 RPM
116 Ft-Lbs (157 NM) @ 4600 RPM
Bore : 3.6 in | 92 mm.
Stroke : 2.9 in | 74 mm.

Transmission:
4 Manual In rear transaxle

Gear Ratios
1st Gear3.09:1
1st Gear3.09:1
2nd Gear1.765:1
2nd Gear1.765:1
3rd Gear1.13:1
3rd Gear1.13:1
4th Gear.852:1
4th Gear0.852:1

Production Figures
Total Porsche Production for 19617,996
Cabriolets468
Coups1,320
Coupes1,320
Hardtop Coupes1,320
Roadsters100

Chassis / Engine Numbers Shown
Chassis Number112930
Chassis Number154048
Engine Number87401
VIN Number40024
Chassis Number200701
Chassis Number87214


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Average Auction Sale: $68,212

 
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June 20144,102 
May 20144,609 
April 20144,072 
March 20143,808 
February 20143,232 
January 20143,096 
December 20133,246 
November 20133,966 
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