"I couldn't find the sports car of my dreams, so I built it myself"

- Ferdinand Porsche

   

The Porsche Type List

The Post-Gmünd Years

 

Type

Year

Description

Customer

502

1950/1951

1.5 liter engine for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

506/0

1950/1951

1,286-cc engine for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

506/1

1950/1951

1,290-cc engine (for Type 356)

Porsche, K.G.

506/2

1950/1951

1,290-cc engine using three-piece crankcase (for Type 356)

Porsche, K.G.

509

1951

1.3 liter prototype engine

Porsche, K.G.

514

1951

1951 Le Mans race car (aka Type 356 SL)

Porsche, K.G.

519

1951/1952

Synchromesh gearbox for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

522

1952

VW design proposal for strut-type front suspension

Volkswagenwerk, GmbH,

Wolfsburg

524

1951

Mechanical fuel injection project with Bosch for the Type 356 car. Production was deferred due to cost constraints.

 

527

1951/1952

1.5 liter "normal" engine for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

528

1952/1953

1.5 liter "super" engine for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

528/2

1952/1953

1.5 liter "super" engine using three-piece crankcase (for Type 356)

Porsche, K.G.

530

1951/1952

Four-seat Type 356 sports car

Porsche, K.G.

531

1952

1.3 liter engine with revised camshaft

Porsche, K.G.

532

1952

Single carburetor for Type 369 engine

Porsche, K.G.

533

1952

1.1 liter race engine

Porsche, K.G.

534

1952/1953

Porsche/VW small sports car prototype. Shorter wheelbase and self-supporting body.

Volkswagenwerk, GmbH,

Wolfsburg

535

1952

Porsche-Allgaier coffee plantation tractor Type P312/116 with 24.2 HP engine

Allgaier

536

1953

Twin-cylinder version developing 22 HP. Sold by Allgaier as the model A122, developed into the AP22 and later sold by Porsche-Diesel as the P122

Allgaier

537

1953

Three-cylinder version developing 33 HP. Sold by Allgaier as the model A133 and later sold by Porsche-Diesel as the P133

Allgaier

538

1953

Four-cylinder version developing 44 HP. Sold by Allgaier as the model A144 and later sold by Porsche-Diesel as the P144

Allgaier

539

1953

1.5 liter engine for Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

540

1952

Porsche Sports Roadster (aka Porsche Competition Roadster and America Roadster). Later used for Speedster design

Porsche, K.G.

541

1952

Special sports version of Type 356

Porsche, K.G.

542

1952/1953

Studebaker V6 sedan

Studebaker

543

1952

1.5 liter industrial engine

 

544

1952

1.5 liter industrial engine

 

546

1952/1953

Plain bearing version of Type 527

Porsche, K.G.

546/2

1954/1955

Type 546 engine using three-piece crankcase

Porsche, K.G.

547

1952/1953

1.5 liter, four cam race engine

Porsche, K.G.

547/1

 1955

Series built 1.5 liter Type 547 engine

 

547/3

 

1.5 liter race engine for car Type 718 and 718/2

 

547/4

 

1.6 liter race engine for car Type 718

 

547/5

 1957

1.7 liter race engine for car Type 718

 

549

Truck Transmission

550

1953

Mid-engine, two-seat race car

Porsche, K.G.

550A

 1956

Redesigned Type 550 with tubular space frame

 

551

Three speed gear box

555

 1956

Volkswagen Prototype

 Volkswagen

557

 

1.5 liter engine for U.S.

 Volkswagen

559

 

Power transmission study

 Volkswagen

568

 

Exhaust-induced cooling

 Fletcher

574

 

Electrical clutch for Type 356

 

575

 

Support bracket

 

577

 

Disc brakes for Type 356

 

587/1

1961/1962

2.0 liter Carrera GS motor

 

587/2

1963

2.0 liter Carrera GT motor

 

587/3

1963/1964

2.0 liter GTR 904 motor

 

587

 

 Two-liter version of Type 547

 

588

 

 Power transmission for Type 587

 

589

 

 1.3-liter S engine for Type 356 with two-piece crankcase

 

589/2

1955

1.3 super vehicle motor with three-piece crankcase

 

592

 

 2-liter engine

 

592

 

 2-liter engine

 

593

Four-speed gearbox

 

596

 

 Two-cylinder industrial engine

 

597

 

 1.5-liter Jagdwagen (hunting car) with four-wheel drive

 

606

 

 1.5-liter underfloor engine

 Volkswagen

616/1

1955/1956

1.6 liter vehicle motor

 

616/2

1955/1956

1.6 liter super vehicle motor

 

616/3

1956

1.6 liter industrial motor

 

616/3R

 

1.6 liter industrial rear-mounted motor

 

616/4

 

1.6 liter police vehicle motor

 

616/5

 

1.6 liter industrial motor for refueling vehicle

 

616/6

 

1.6 liter motor for multiple applications

 

616/7

1960

1.6 liter super 90 vehicle motor

 

616/8

 

1.6 liter industrial motor

 

616/11

 

1.6 liter special motor

 

616/12

1961/1962

1.6 liter super vehicle motor

 

616/13

 

1.6 liter industrial motor (further development of 616/3)

 

616/13R

 

1.6 liter industrial rear-mounted motor

 

616/14

 

1.6 liter super 90 police vehicle motor

 

616/15

1963/1964

1.6 liter S75 vehicle motor

 

616/16

1963/1964

1.6 liter S90 police vehicle motor

 

616/18

 

1.6 liter industrial motor (further development of 616/8)

 

616/20

 

1.5 liter motor for multiple applications

 

616/21

 

1.6 liter industrial motor for Contraves

 

616/23

 

1.6 liter 50HP industrial motor

 

616/24

 

1.6 liter super police vehicle motor

 

616/26

 

1.6 liter S90 police vehicle motor

 

616/27

 

1.6 liter S90 police vehicle motor

 

616/33

 

1.7 liter industrial motor

 

616/

33-1

 

1.7 liter industrial motor

 

616/36

1965

1.6 liter S90 vehicle motor

 

616/37

 

1.6 liter S90 police vehicle motor

 

616/39

1967/1968

Type 616/36 revised for US emission control in 912

 

619

 - 

Small diesel engine

 Volkswagen

621

 

 Single-cylinder tractor

 Allgaier

622

 

 Two-cylinder tractor

 

623

 

 Three-cylinder tractor

 

624

 

 Four-cylinder tractor

 

627

 

 Swing axle with strut position on frame

 Volkswagen

628

 

 Freash-air heating

 Volkswagen

631

 

 Diesel engine studies

 

632

 

 Type 356 development studies

 

633

 

 Saloon four passenger car

 Studebaker

638

 

 1.2 and 1.6-liter V6 engine studies

 Volkswagen

643

 

 Four-speed gearbox for Type 356

 Volkswagen

644

 

Transmission for Type 356A

 

645

1956

Experimental sports racing car ("Mickey Mouse")

 

654

 

 Motor boat studies

 Volkswagen

655

 

 50-cc moped engine

 Volkswagen

672

1955

Small car with under-floor V6 engine between 1.2 and 1.5 liter

Volkswagen GmbH

673

-

Small car with under-floor air-cooled flat 6 engine between 1.2 and 1.5 liter

Volkswagen GmbH

675

1959

Small car with under-floor engine. Car 1 with three-inline-cylinder, air-cooled rear engine. Car 2 with flat four rear engine.

Volkswagen GmbH

678

1959

1.6 liter aircraft engine

 

678/1

1959

65 HP aircraft engine with reduction gear

 

678/3

1959

52 HP aircraft engine with direct drive

 

678/3A

 

Improved Type 678/3 1.6 liter front mounted aircraft motor

 

678/4

 

75 HP 1.6 liter rear mounted aircraft motor

 

690

1958

5 speed tunnel case transmission for Type 718

 

691

 

 Spyder for 1956 (550 RS)

 

692

1958

Improved 4 cam engine for Carrera

 

692/0

1958

1.5 liter Type 692 with roller-bearing crankshaft

 

692/1

1958

1.5 liter Type 692 with plain-bearing crankshaft

 

692/2

1958/1959

1.6 liter Type 692 with plain-bearing crankshaft

 

692/3

1959

GT racing version of Type 692

 

692/3A

1961

Improved GT racing version of Type 692

 

693

 

 Three-cylinder tractor

 

694

 

Cross-country version study for Type 597

 

695

 

T7 design study for new sports car (356 successor)

 

700

 

Large capacity car study

 

702

 

One-man helicopter with 678/3 engine

 

702/3

 

1.6 liter helicopter motor

 

702/4

 

1.6 liter helicopter motor

 

703

 

1.3-liter engine experiment

 

704

 

Diesel engine studies

 

709

 

Gearbox studies

 

710

 

Gearbox for Type 356 with improved synchromesh

 

715

 

 Testbed gearbox

 

716

1959

4 speed transmission for Type 356 with improved synchromesh

 

718

1957

Mid-engine sports race car

 

718/2

1959

1.5 liter, single seat sports race car

 

719

 

Transmission with revised "blocking" action synchros

 

722

 

Flat-type engine for under floor mounting

 

724

 - 

Under-floor, air-cooled, flat-four engine

 

726/1

1958

Small car (fastback configuration) with Type 724 engine

Volkswagen GmbH

726/2

1958

Small car (notchback configuration) with Type 724 engine

Volkswagen GmbH

728

1958

Short wheelbase small car with Type 724 engine

Volkswagen GmbH

729

1958

Marine engine series

 

729/1

 

1.6 liter inboard boat motor

 

729/2

 

1.6 liter inboard boat motor

 

737

 

Outboard motor

 

741

 

Transmission with single front mount and fore-aft adjustment

 

741A

 

Transmission with dual front mount

 

745

 

 2-liter experimental engine, prototype in Porsche museum

 

751

 

Gearbox with automatic clutch

 Volkswagen

752

 

1.0-liter flat-type engine

 Volkswagen

753

 

1.5 liter flat-eight race engine for Formula 1

 

754

 

New sports car, T7 is first drivable prototype (356 successor)

 

756

 

Body and chassis for Abarth Carrera GTL

 

759

 

"inverted-drive" four-speed gearbox

 

763

 

Design for new series production seat

 

764

 

Six-seat saloon

 Volkswagen

768

 

1.6-liter, fuel-injection engine

 

769

 

New differential

 

771

 

2.2 liter flat eight race engine

 

775

 

Six-speed gearbox for diesel

 

787

 

Formula 1 chassis

 

792

 

Onboard boat motor

 

798

 

Chassis and transmission for Le Man GT (2000 GS/GT)

 

801

 

1.6 to 1.8-liter opposed, four-cylinder engine

 

802

 

Four-cylinder fuel injection engine

 

804

 

Final version of Type 753 engine for Formula 1

 

806

 

Leopard tank

 

814

 

Leopard tank

 

820

 

Gearbox with Porsche synchromesh

 Volkswagen

821

 

Engine for Type 901 (model 911)

 

822

 

Gearbox for Type 771 engine

 

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Types 007 through 287 (Pre-Gmünd)

Types 288 through 427 (Gmünd)

Type 9XX

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