1955 Swallow Doretti Technical Specifications and Dimensions

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Body / Chassis : Aluminum body on tubular steel frame
Production Years for Series : 1954 - 1955
Weight : 1900 lbs | 861.826 kg

Performance

0-60 mph : 11.6 seconds.
1/4 Mile : 18.1 seconds.
Top Speed : 100 mph | 160.9 km/h

Power

Inline 4 | Pushrod operated OHV
Displacement : 1991 cc | 121.5 cu in. | 2.0 L.
Power : 90 HP (66.24 KW) @ 4800 RPM
Torque :117 Ft-Lbs (159 NM) @ 3000 RPM
Bore : 83.0 mm | 3.268 in.
Stroke : 92.0 mm | 3.622 in.
Compression : 8.5:1
Valvetrain : 16 OHV (4 valves per cylinder)
2 SU carburetors
Transmission:
4 Manual

Production Figures

Doretti Production (1954-1955) : 275
1955 Swallow Doretti

Dimensions

Fuel Capacity : 12.5 Gal
Seating Capacity : 2
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 156.0 in | 3962 mm.
Width : 54.5 in | 1384 mm.
Height : 51.0 in | 1295 mm.
Wheelbase : 95.0 in | 2413 mm.
Front Track : 48.0 in | 1219 mm.
Rear Track : 45.5 in | 1156 mm.
Ground Clearance : 6.0 in | 152 mm.

Handling

Suspension
Front : Coil springs and wishbones

Rear : Semi-ellitpic leaf springs

Steering
Cam-Gear
Turns lock to lock : 2.50
Turning Circle : 33.0 ft

Brakes
Front Brake Size : 10.0 in | 254 mm.
Rear Brake Size : 9.0 in | 229 mm.

Tires / Wheels
Tires : 5.50×15

1955 Averages

Avg. Car Cost : $1,900
Avg. Household Income : $4,130
Avg. Home : $10,950
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.23

The 1955 Swallow Doretti measures 54.50 inches in width, 156.00 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 95.00 inches.

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