Opel 4/8 PS
|Opel 4/8 PS
|Body and chassis|
|Engine||Gasoline engine s: 1029 cc
|Length||3,500 mm (137.8 in)|
|Curb weight||525 kg (1,157 lb)|
|Successor||Opel 5/10 PS|
The Opel 4/8 PS was built especially for the middle class. The two seater was small and agile compared to other cars of this time and was used by many doctors for house calls whereby the vehicle quickly got the nickname "Doctor's Car". The low price of 3,950 Mark made it a very successful model.
The Opel 4/8 PS is driven by a water cooled four cylinder engine with a displacement of 1029 cc. The performance is eight horsepower, reaching a top speed of 60 km/h. It was for that time sufficient.
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- meinklassiker.com Herr Doktor fährt selbst: 100 Jahre Opel Doktorwagen Jan. 2009