1911 Delage Type X


1911 Delage Type X

1911 Delage Type X

Our feature example was made for the Grand Prix de Voitures Légeres at Bois de Boulogne and won the Coupe de l’Auto. This and cars like it were designed by Delage engineer Arthur Michelat.

Eventually the model was replaced by the Type Y of 1913.

In Detail

typeRacing Car
built atFrance
engineInline-4
positionFront, Longitudinal
aspirationNatural
ignitionBosch Magneto
fuel feedChaudet Carburetor
displacement2983 cc / 182.03 in³
bore80 mm / 3.1 in
stroke149 mm / 5.9 in
power46.2 kw / 62 bhp @ 2200 rpm
specific output20.78 bhp per litre
transmission5-Speed Manual
top speed~95 kph / 58.99 mph