|Class :||Upper class|
|Body versions :||Touring car|
Otto engine :
4.6 liters (72 kW)
|Wheelbase :||3384 mm|
|Empty weight :||1350 kg|
The Trikappa is the first series of Lancia vehicle equipped with an eight-cylinder - V-type engine was equipped. The long-stroke (bore: 75 mm, stroke: 130 mm) engine has a displacement of 4594 cm³ and is very compact and short for its time. With a length of only 888 mm, it enables a short front end. It develops a maximum of 98 hp (72 kW) at 2500 rpm. The eight cylinders stand in two rows at an angle of only 22 degrees (other sources mention 14 degrees) and are covered by a common cylinder head. The valves are actuated by a camshaft located centrally in the cylinder head. The large car (wheelbase: 3384 mm) reaches a top speed of 130 km / h. The Trikappa is one of the first Lancias to have brakes on all four wheels.
827 pieces of the luxury automobile with torpedo body were produced.
- Lancia Trikappa on The History of the Lancia Company