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Melkus RS 1000

Melkus RS 1000 - this is the only sports car released in the countries of the Communist camp. Initially the name В«MelkusВ» has received the driving school, founded in 1955 in Dresden professional road racer Hayncom Melkusom, cars with the same name appeared about 15 years.

Actually Melkus RS 1000 is the personal development of Heinz, in which he tried to put all their knowledge, relating to the races. Production started in 1969 and lasted until 1986, the year Germany was unified and the company elected to stop the release of their own car and become a dealer BMW.

Melkus RS 1000 version 1969 weighed 700 kg and had under the hood of the engine with the capacity of 120 HP with volume of the engine of 1.2 liters. The first hundred to yield to Melkus'from RS 1000 in 8 seconds, and the maximum speed was 210 km/h. Of course, Porsche those years could boast the best speed characteristics, but do not forget that the Melkus RS 1000 has been developed by a group of enthusiasts in the country, where it, in General, needs and was not. Many very wealthy Germans with nostalgia remembered Melkus RS 1000 , which was released only 101 thing. This fact made the son and the grandson automaker to revive mark three years later after the death of Heinz Melkusa, in 2008.

Other names of this model: Melkus PT 73 Spyder

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