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Chevron B 8

Tuner Schnitzer
Country GB/D
Year 1969
Engine BMW 2002
Engine Type L4
Cams 1
Valves/cyl 2.0000
Compression "11,0"
Bore 89.000
Stroke 80.000
Capacity (cc) 1990
Power (at revs) 195 HP/7300
Ignition Lucas
Fuel system 2 twin Weber or Kugelfischer f.i.
Chassis type Spaceframe
Body type coupé
Designer D. Bennett
Front suspension "coil, double wishbone"
Rear suspension "coil, wishbone and links"
Shock absorbers
Engine position mid
Wheelbase (mm) 2340
Front track (mm) 1320
Rear track (mm) 1320
Weight (kg) 575
Drive rear
Number of gears 5
Gearbox Hewland
Fuel tank size (litres)
Front brake type disc
Rear brake type disc
Front rims
Rear rims
Tyres Dunlop
Front tyres
Rear tyres
Maximum speed (kph)

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