Comparison between:
• Trabant P 601 0.6 (gas-oil mix, 1966)
• Trabant P 601 Universal 0.6 (gas-oil mix, 1966)

Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

SeriesP 601P 601
Model0.6Universal 0.6
First year of production19661966
Last year of production19701985

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typesedan (saloon)station wagon (estate, combi)
Number of doors2 (two)3 (three)
Number of seats4 (four)4 (four)
Wheelbase2020.00 mm
6.63 ft
79.53 in
2.0200 m
2020.00 mm
6.63 ft
79.53 in
2.0200 m
Front track1206.00 mm
3.96 ft
47.48 in
1.2060 m
1206.00 mm
3.96 ft
47.48 in
1.2060 m
Rear track1255.00 mm
4.12 ft
49.41 in
1.2550 m
1255.00 mm
4.12 ft
49.41 in
1.2550 m
Length3510.00 mm
11.52 ft
138.19 in
3.5100 m
3560.00 mm
11.68 ft
140.16 in
3.5600 m
Width1510.00 mm
4.95 ft
59.45 in
1.5100 m
1510.00 mm
4.95 ft
59.45 in
1.5100 m
Height1440.00 mm
4.72 ft
56.69 in
1.4400 m
1437.00 mm
4.71 ft
56.57 in
1.4370 m
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-450.0 l
15.89 ft3
0.45 m3
450000.00 cc
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity415.0 l
14.66 ft3
0.41 m3
415000.00 cc
1400.0 l
49.44 ft3
1.40 m3
1400000.00 cc
Curb weight615 kg
1355.84 lbs
650 kg
1433.00 lbs
Maximum weight1000 kg
2204.62 lbs
1040 kg
2292.81 lbs
Capacity of the fuel tank24.0 l
5.28 UK gal
6.34 US gal
26.0 l
5.72 UK gal
6.87 US gal


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelbenzine and oil mixture for two-stroke enginesbenzine and oil mixture for two-stroke engines
Engine locationtransverse, fronttransverse, front
Engine displacement594 cc594 cc
Valve mechanism type--
Type of aspirationnaturally aspiratednaturally aspirated
Compression ratio7.60:17.60:1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engineinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders2 (two)2 (two)
Valves per cylinder--
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)72.00 mm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
0.0720 m
72.00 mm
0.24 ft
2.83 in
0.0720 m
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)73.00 mm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
0.0730 m
73.00 mm
0.24 ft
2.87 in
0.0730 m

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power23 hp
17.2 kW
23.3 ps
26 hp
19.4 kW
26.4 ps
Maximum power is generated at3800 rpm4200 rpm
Maximum torque53 Nm
5.4 kgm
39.1 ft-lb
53 Nm
5.4 kgm
39.1 ft-lb
Maximum torque is reached at--
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h--
Maximum speed100 km/h
62.14 mph
100 km/h
62.14 mph

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)--
Fuel consumption (extra urban)--
Fuel consumption (combined)--

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)front wheel drive (FWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steering--
Type of power steering--
Turning circle diameter10.00 m
32.81 ft
393.70 in
10.00 m
32.81 ft
393.70 in


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension--
Type of rear suspension--


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesdiscsdrum
Type of rear brakesdrumdrum
ABS (anti-lock braking system)--


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim size--
Tyre code145 SR13145 SR13