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Make Dodge

Model WC56

Nationality American

Year 1942

Production Number 21,156

Production Run 1942-1944

Engine Dodge

Type T214 six-cylinder, in-line, L-head

Fuel Petrol

Displacement 230.2cu ins

Power 92bhp

Torque 176lbs@1000rpm

Transmission Manual

Gears Four forward and one reverse

Transfer Gear Ratio 1:1

Suspension Live beam axles on leaf springs

Brakes Hydraulic

Wheels Steel Disc

Tyres 7.50x16

Crew/seats Six


Length 450cm (177in)

Width 210cm (83in)

Height 210cm (83in)

Weight 5375lb

Wheelbase 295cm (116in)

The Dodge WC is popular with World War Two collectors all over the world, Vicky Turner looks at its history.

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