1955 Facel Vega FV1
The FV1 was Facel Vegas second model which was an updated version of the FV. It was made in limited production and to a very high standard. Power for the car came from Chrysler’s Firedome V8.
The $7,000 pricetag of the FV1 limited production to around 100 coupes and convertibles.
|type||Series Production Car|
|price $||$ 7,000|
|fuel feed||Single 2-Barrel Carburetor|
|displacement||4769 cc / 291 in³|
|power||149.10001 kw / 200 bhp @ 4400 rpm|
|specific output||41.94 bhp per litre|
|body / frame||Aluminum Body over Steel Chassis|
|r suspension||Live Axle|
|transmission||2-Speed PowerFlite Automatic|