1928 Bugatti Type 35A Grand Sport


1928 Bugatti Type 35A Grand Sport

1928 Bugatti Type 35A Grand Sport

Here is a very nice example of a road-going Type 35. This car is much the same as the Type 35A racecar with the addition of headlamps and fenders.

In Detail

engineInline-8
positionFront Longitudinal
aspirationNatural
valvetrainSOHC, 3 Valves per Cyl
fuel feed2 Solex or Zenith Carbs
displacement1991 cc / 121.5 in³
bore60 mm / 2.36 in
stroke88 mm / 3.46 in
power55.9 kw / 75 bhp @ 4000 rpm
specific output37.67 bhp per litre
driven wheelsRWD
front tires27×4.40
rear tires27×4.40
front brakesDrums
f brake sizemm / in
rear brakesDrums
r brake sizemm / in
f suspensionRigid Axle w/ Semi-Elliptic Leaf Springs, Friction Dampers
r suspensionLive Axle w/In-Swept, Reversed Quarter-Elliptic Leaf Springs, Friction Dampers
wheelbase2400 mm / 94.5 in
front track1200 mm / 47.2 in
rear track1200 mm / 47.2 in
transmission4-Speed Manual
gear ratios:1
final drive3.86:1