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

type Racing Car
built at France
engine Inline-4
position Front, Longitudinal
aspiration Natural
ignition Bosch Magneto
fuel feed Chaudet Carburetor
displacement 2983 cc / 182.03 in³
bore 80 mm / 3.1 in
stroke 149 mm / 5.9 in
power 46.2 kw / 62 bhp @ 2200 rpm
specific output 20.78 bhp per litre
transmission 5-Speed Manual
top speed ~95 kph / 58.99 mph