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5 edition of NSU Ro80 Road Test found in the catalog.

NSU Ro80 Road Test

by R.M. Clarke

  • 156 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Brooklands Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automotive (motor mechanic) skills,
  • Vehicle maintenance,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • Automotive - Repair & Maintenance,
  • Automotive,
  • Transportation,
  • Automotive - General,
  • Transportation / Automotive / General,
  • Road & motor vehicles: general interest

  • Edition Notes

    Limited Edition

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8992321M
    ISBN 101855204088
    ISBN 109781855204089
    OCLC/WorldCa46946770

    NSU Wankel Spider. Your Source. An excellent literature piece for the enthusiast/owner. () MODEL & COMPANY HISTORY BOOK. $ + $ Shipping. NSU PRINZ L - cc- - Original AUTOCAR Road Test Reprint Leaflet. $ + $ Shipping. NSU Ro80 Rotary Road Test Original Car Review Print Article J $ $5 Seller Rating: % positive. The NSU Ro80's twin-chamber rotary engine gave it a poor reputation. But that was only half of the problems that plagued the front-wheel drive NSU Ro Read more about this .

    Only 2, of the single-rotor, 50 hp cars were built, more or less as rolling test labs. It wasn’t long before the engine exhibited problems, mostly with the tricky apex seals–something that should have given NSU pause about powering the Ro80 with a larger, two-rotor version placed ahead of . If only NSU (along with Citroen) followed by Mazda’s lead in initially reserving the Ro80’s Wankel engine for sportscars and instead producing the more conventional 2-litre version of the K70 engine or the Flat-6 engine considered early alongside the Wankel during the Ro80’s development (which was rejected as undesirable by NSU higher-ups).

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NSU Ro80 Road Test by R.M. Clarke Download PDF EPUB FB2

The NSU Ro 80 is a four-door, front-engine executive sedan manufactured and marketed by the West German firm NSU from until Noted for innovative, aerodynamic styling by Claus Luthe and a technologically advanced powertrain, the Ro 80 featured a 84 kW ( bhp), cc twin-rotor Wankel engine driving the front wheels through a semi-automatic transmission with an innovative vacuum Body style: 4-door sedan.

NSU Ro80 Road Test Limited Edition Paperback – Septem by R.M. Clarke (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and 4/5(4). A PROGRESS REPORT ON THE WANKEL BY PHIL IRVING and road tests on the Ro80 and the Mazda R, but not a comparison.

modern motor december The luxuriously-eqipped twin-rotary from Germany is an exciting preview of motoring in the s!. Rotary club: Citroën GS Birotor vs. NSU Ro80 and Mazda Cosmo S; NSU Prinz TT vs. Sunbeam Imp Sport and Renault 8 Gordini; NSU Ro80 vs. Citroën DS23 EFI Pallas, Audi LS C1, Mercedes-Benz /4 W, BMW Typ New Class and Rover P5B Litre Coupé; Volkswagen K70 vs.

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Cobra and Jaguar Mk. The first of the Wankel engines were produced as outboard motors in the mid-fifties. In the engine was put into a small sports car and later came the Mazda Cosmo Twin-rotor GT. The NSU Ro80 was, therefore, the third car to have a Wankel engine. This book charts this car from its introduction in.

NSU Car Reviews and Road Tests: Founded by Heinrich Stoll and Christian Schmidt to manufacture knitting machines. Took the name NSU from the first letters in the names of the rivers surrounding the plant in which they operated, Neckar and Sulm.

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