Porsche 550-1500RS 1953


Porsche 550-1500RS 1953


Porsche 550-1500RS 1953

  • Origin Germany
  • Engine 1,498 cc, flat-four
  • Top speed 136 mph (219 km/h)

When Porsche designed a new engine with double overhead camshafts on each side for its mid-engined 550 racer, it became a race winner. The actor James Dean had a fatal crash in his.