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The Audi Type E was a passenger car which was introduced in 1911. It was the greatest pre-war car from Audi. The vehicle had a four-cylinder two-block in-line engine with 5.7 litres of displacement. It developed over a four-speed countershaft gearbox and a propeller shaft, which drove the rear wheels. The car had a ladder frame and two leaf-sprung solid axles. It was available as a four-seat touring car or four-door sedan. An overall 350 copies were produced.


Production 1912-1923
Engine 4 Cylinder, 4 Stroke
Bore x Stroke 110 mm x 150 mm (5.9 in)
Capacity 5720 cc
Power 55 PS (40 kW; 54 hp)
Top Speed 75 km/h (47 mph)
Empty Weight 1,225 kg (2,700 lb) (Chassis)
Wheelbase 3,320 mm (130.7 in)
Track Front/Rear 1,400 mm (55.1 in)/1,400 mm (55.1 in)