Fiat spider 124 1975

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Fiat spider 124 1975

Post by willholderogri » Wed Oct 30, 2019 2:30 pm

Would a gearbox from a fiat spider 124 1975 be any use in a scimitar?


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Fiat spider 124 1975

Post by peter freeman » Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:00 pm

Would it be strong enough



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Post by willholderogri » Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:22 pm

I dont know Peter but I know where there is a gearbox up for grabs


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Post by Old and Slow » Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:42 pm

According to the Wikipedia page the max power put through the gearbox was 128 ps, so might not cope with Scimitar power. Nice DOHC engine though!


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Post by willholderogri » Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:04 pm

Thanks it has an engine as well not a runner though


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