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Chappe et Gessalin (CG) was a French automobile maker founded in 1946 which commenced manufacturing complete cars in Brie-Comte-Robert, Seine-et Marne in 1957. Production ceased in 1974. CG began by producing fiberglass bodies for DB and Alpine. It later produced cars similar to the Alpine but powered by Simca engines. The last racing CG, the CG-MC, was designed by Matra. Specifications Bodywork Length: cm (in): 403 (157.7) Width: cm (in): 154 (60.6) Height: cm (in): 121 (47.6) Wheelbase: cm (in): 223 (87.8) Weight: kg (lb): 660 (1456) Mechanics. Displacement: straight-four 1204 cc (73 ci) Valve gear: 8 Fuel system: 2 x 2 Solex carbs Gearbox: 4-speed manual Driven wheels: rear-wheel drive Maximum power: 85 hp at 6200 rpm Maximum torque: 107 Nm at 4800 t/m Maximum speed: 188 km/h (117 mph)