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Offline hansvdc

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Re: 170 2 doors 6 cylinder in germany to restore
« Reply #1 on: September 30, 2009, 05:39:37 PM »
Thanks for that,

we don't see many 2 door cars,



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Re: 170 2 doors 6 cylinder in germany to restore
« Reply #2 on: October 01, 2009, 01:22:02 AM »
Like the subject header says, this is a 170 model (W15) which pre-dates the 170V introduced in 1936.  The 170 (W15) had a 6 cylinder engine with a 1692 ccm displacement.  This particular body style was produced in 1935 and 1936 and obviously was the design influence of the new 170V.
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Re: 170 2 doors 6 cylinder in germany to restore
« Reply #3 on: October 01, 2009, 07:33:18 AM »
yes it was a model between the 170/6 and the 170 v only made in 36 as far as i know
it has the chassis and engine from the 170/6