Tatra 603/1

Tatra 603/1

First car manufactured in 1956. Engine type F, power 95hp. 603-1 has very nice bumpers and dome on cowl. It has short rear air catcher with more wings. Chrome body strips over the shoals. There is a Tatra pressed on the wheel covers. White wing lights. Window in front door is not divaded.

T603/1 is characteristic by 3-eye mask. Reflectors are behind glass window. Bumpers with and projectile profile. On cowl you can find a Tatra chrome letters. Front window is not so tall as newer 603-2. Fuel tank is accesable from luggage room.
Seats are not divided. White steering wheel. All nooses and levers are white colour. Different door upholstery.
Another characteristic point is design of rear cowl and of stop and tail light. Different design of rear air catchers. Rounder bumpers. Exhaust tubes are put together and end in one exhaust tube in the middle rear of the car. (this car has not used proper exhaust end in).
Stroke is 72mm. Original ignition is coil ignition. Thyristor ignition is not used proper here (small black box on the right). This car has got propably engine type H. It has 105hp and bigger torque.