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Duesenberg Model J Special specs

Car type Convertible
Curb weight 2570 kg (5666 lbs)
Wheelbase 3.49 m (137 in)
Introduced 1949
Origin country United States
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Powertrain

Engine type Lycoming Straight-8
Displacement 6.9 l (420 ci / 6883 cc)
Power 324 ps (320 bhp / 239 kw) @ 4200 rpm
Torque 578 Nm (426 lb-ft) @ 2400 rpm
Power / liter 47 ps (46 hp)
Power / weight 126 ps (125 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 225 Nm (166 lb-ft) / t
Transmission Warner Hy-Flew 3-Speed Manual
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive
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Shaggy  7y ago

@ Super8: The last Duesenberg, but wouldn't that make this one a one off?


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Super8  7y ago

Even Duesenberg is gone in 1940, a man called Jim Robert ask Duesenberg to create the last exclusive Duesenberg just like in the photo. It's using Model J chassis and complete with new streamlined body kits. Even it named model J, but it has almost identical performance and spec to Duesenberg Model SJ in 1930's. This car is offered for sale at $27,500 in 1949.