DE DION & BOUTON MOD. 1 ¾ HP QUADRI

(France 1899)

This is the four-wheel version of the Tri, whose production figures ran up to 21,000 from 1895 to 1899.
De Dion and Bouton had already made a name for themselves by driving their steam-powered vehicle to victory in the world’s first car race – the 126 km Paris-Rouen – on 19 July 1894 at the “breathtaking” average of 17.398 kmph.

Engine: posteriore a 1 cilindro raffreddato ad aria
Capacity: 240 cc
Max power output: 1,75 CV a 1500 giri/min
Max speed: 50 km/h
Trasmissione: ad ingranaggi

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