The 1000sp wasn t only pretty on the exterior it had an interior to match. This auto union is powered by the infamous dkw designed 3 cylinder 2 stroke engine.
The auto union 1000 was made from 1957 to 1963 with 1 000cc two stroke engines.
Auto union 1000 sp audi. This is a pretty cool car as it was the last generation of audi auto union cars before vw took ownership. The auto union 1000 sp is a sports car produced by auto union beginning in 1958. Picture gallery with a selection of our dkw auto union and audi cars dkw 3 6 f91 f93 f94 1953 dkw 3 6 karmann dash 1954 dkw 3 6 convertible after restoration 1953 dkw 3 6 karmann coupé two seater 1954 dkw 3 6 convertible before restoration 1955.
The 1000 sp coupe body was built by karrosserie baur in stuttgart germany with styling reportedly modeled after the ford thunderbird. 1959 auto union 1000sp 11818306766 jpg 2 592 1 944. This increased power to a claimed 55 hp.
The 1000sp was the 2 2 variation with sporting pretensions made as a coupe until 1962 when a convertible was made available too. Auto union 1000 sp roadster in the audi forum ingolstadt 5 f a auto union 1000s sport fissore 1 f media in category auto union 1000 sp the following 69 files are in this category out of 69 total. The 1000 sp was intended to be a sportier car then its 1000 s siblings so the engine s compression was increased.
This isn t a lot of power. The antithesis of everything that audi stands for today the 1000 s is a small two door coupe deluxe which was styled for a new kind of comfort and luxury travel. The interior was well finished with a variety of chrome accents an almost monumental steering wheel in ivory or black colored plastic elaborate dials and switches full carpetting and adjustable front seats.
Audi 100 coupé s. This 1960 auto union 1000 sp coupe is currently up for auction on bring a trailer. It s an extremely rare vehicle imported from germany from the brand that would later turn into audi.
The auto union dkw 1000sp coupe was joined by a roadster version in 1961. It was equipped with a 981cc two stroke 3 cylinder engine producing 55 ps 40 kw. 5 000 coupes and 1 640 convertibles were produced between 1958 and 1965.
This auto union is now offered on behalf of the current owner by the selling dealer with manufacturer s literature and a clean pennsylvania title.