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Wanderer 6/18 hp, Type W 6 Phaeton, 1921


With the model 6/18 hp, the Wanderer Werke factory in Chemnitz completed the step in to the middle class. The Type W 6 was the first fully-fledged 4-seater car made by Wanderer and was presented for the first time in late 1920. The 4-cylinder engine was designed on the same lines as the one in the tried and tested 5/15 hp "Puppchen", i.e. it was an IOE engine with hanging inlet valve and standing exhaust valves. The body of the open-top touring car was built by Wanderer's own coachmaker.

Engine: 4-cylinder in line
Displacement: 1,550 cc
Power: 18 hp at 1,800 rpm
Maximum speed: 80 km/h
Fuel consumption: 9 litres/100 km
Series: 1920-1924
Production: 175 cars