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Delahaye type 135
 

Chapron 1948

Some of the most graceful bodies of the 1930s were designed by the Paris based Figoni & Falaschi Carrossiers. Characteristic for the the designs are the many chrome accents on the curvacious body. Most of the chassis fitted with Figoni & Falaschi bodies were French, Delahaye was no exception. The 135 MS chassis with a 135 bhp engine was the perfect base for this Cabriolet body.

 

 
Country of origin France
Produced in 1939
Numbers built 5000 (all models)
Body design Figoni & Falaschi
Weight N/A
 Drivetrain
Engine Straight 6
Engine location Front, longitudinally mounted
Displacement 3.557 liter / 217.1 cu in
Valvetrain 2 valves/cylinder, OHV
Fuel feed 3 Solex 40 AIP Carburetors
Aspiration Naturally Aspirated
Gearbox Cotal 4 Speed Manual
Drive Rear wheel drive
 Performance figures
Power 135 bhp / 100.7 kW @ 4000 rpm
BHP/Liter 38.0
Torque N/A
Power to weight ratio N/A
Top Speed N/A
0-60 mph Acceleration N/A