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Porsche 908
Porsche
aka Porsche 908
Porsche 908/02
Porsche 908/03
Production produced from 1968 through 1969
Class Sports Car
[FIA Sports Prototype, Group 5]
Body Style Coupe (Short tail and Long tail) and Spyder
Length 4020 mm ( 158.2 in ) (Short tail)
4839 mm ( 190.5 in ) (Long tail)
4000 mm ( 157.4 in ) (Spyder - 908/02)
Width 1830 mm ( 72.0 in )
Height 938 mm ( 36.9 in ) (Coupe)
730 mm ( 28.7 in ) (Spyder - 908/02)
Wheelbase 2300 mm ( 90.6 in )
Weight 660 kg ( 1455 lb ) (Short tail)
680 kg ( 1821 lb ) (Long tail)
600 kg ( 1322 lb ) (Spyder - 908/02)
Transmission 6 speed synchronized (Porsche 907) and 5 speed synchronized (Porsche 916), Rear wheel drive, longitudinal mid-engine
Engine 3.0 liter eight-cylinder horizontally opposed air-cooled (Porsche 908)
Power 350 HP (261 kW) @ 8400 RPM
Similar Ferrari 250LM
Ferrari 330 P
Ford GT40
Matra MS630/650
Designer Porsche Experimental Department
Under the leadership of
Ferdinand Piëch. Helmut Bott and Hans Mezger

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