Facel Vega FV3 FV4
|Production||1956 to 1958|
|Body and chassis|
From November 1956 to July 1957, the FV3 was offered, whose mechanics corresponded to that of the FV1 and thus developed 200 hp (147 kW). The performance of the car corresponded to those of the same strong FV1.
In March 1957, when the FV3 was still for sale, the FV3B came out, which was powered by a 4940 cc engine with 253 hp (186 kW) at 4600 / min. The top speed was 203 km / h.It was the best-selling variant of the FV, created from the 91 copies, all only coupes. The production ended in July 1958.
Simultaneously with the FV3B also came F4V as the final version of the FV to market. It was available in two engine variants: either a 5798 cc engine that developed 300 hp (221 kW), or one with 6430 cc and 325 hp (239 kW).In both cases, the cars reached a top speed of 229 km / h.The FV4 was already taken out of production in February 1958. 68 copies were created until then, also exclusively coupes.
|Engine and transmission|
|Motor (s)||V8 Chrysler|
|Displacement||5,801 then 6,430 cm 3|
|Maximum power||340 then 375 hp|
Chrysler 3-Speed Automatic BV-4-Speed Auto
|Weight and performance|
|Unloaded weight||1,750 kg|
|Maximum speed||230 km / h|