1972 Porsche 916 Concept


1972 Porsche 916 Concept

The 916 takes over the raw body from the 914/6. The roof is permanently welded to the body. The fenders must be widened to make enough room for the 7-inch wide light alloy wheels. The 916 is also fitted with the brakes and 2.4 litre motor from the 911 S. – Porsche

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
price $$ Prototype
engineFlat 6
valvetrainSOHC
displacement2341 cc / 142.9 in³
bore84.0 mm / 3.31 in
stroke70.4 mm / 2.77 in
compression8.5:1
power141.7 kw / 190.0 bhp @ 6500 rpm
specific output81.16 bhp per litre
bhp/weightbhp per tonne
torque215.6 nm / 159.0 ft lbs @ 5200 rpm
body / frameUnit Steel
front tires185/70-15
rear tires185/70-15
front brakesVented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist
f brake sizex 282 mm / x 11.1 in
r brake sizex 290 mm / x 11.4 in
front wheelsF 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
rear wheelsR 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
steeringRack & Pinion
curb weight907 kg / 2000 lbs
wheelbase2449 mm / 96.4 in
front track1387 mm / 54.6 in
rear track1481 mm / 58.3 in
length3985 mm / 156.9 in
width1735 mm / 68.3 in
height1219 mm / 48.0 in
transmission5-Speed Manual
gear ratios3.18:1, 1.83:1, 1.26:1, 0.962:1, 0.759:1, :1
final drive4.43:1

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