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BUGATTI TYPE 35

Grand Prix 2-seater.

Cooking version had derivative of Type 38 engine with three mains, whilst pukka racer boasted built-up crank with five mains and roller bearings throughout. Usually wore cast alloy wheels with integral brake drums, though wires also fitted. Originally unblown 2-litre, but subsequent variants still around in '30 as 35C(blown), 35T (unblown 2.3-litre) and 35B (blown 35T). Type 39 is a destroked (66mm) 1500.

Technical Specifications

Engine:
1990cc/2262cc (S8 OC) 
Configuration:
Front engine, rear-wheel drive 
Production dates:
1924 to 1931  
Number produced:
340 all related types