The combination of the buzzy 1500cc race-orientated engine and sleek Speedster bodywork made this an exciting addition to the 356 range for a short period.
How to Spot
- Low-slung roof over reduced-height windscreen
- simple side curtains
- optional hardtop
Compression ratio: 9.0:1
Maximum Power: 100bhp @ 6200rpm
Maximum Torque: 119Nm @ 5200rpm
Brakes: Front: 280x40mm drums; rear: 280x40mm drums
Suspension: Front: Two swinging arms with two transverse torsion bar springs, telescopic dampers and anti-roll bar; Rear: Swing axles with torsion bar springs and telescopic dampers
Wheels & Tyres: Front: 4.5Jx15 with 5.90/15 tyres 4.5Jx15 with 5.90/15 tyres
Did you know?
Just 167 examples of the GS and GT Speedster were built.
0-62mph: 11.0sec Top speed: 124mph