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The Porsche 356/1 is a two-seater prototype roadster, considered as the first Porsche car, built with an aluminium body in Austria, 1948.

It is powered by a 35 bhp flat-4 engine mounted at the middle, and most of the mechanical components like steering, brakes, suspension, transmission, clutch, and headlights sourced from the Volkswagen Beetle.


Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed

The 356/1 appears in the PlayStation release of Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed as a class 3 vehicle in the Classic Era category.


  • Despite not appearing in the PC release, the 356/1 is still presented at the Porsche Chronicle section, as well as appearing in the introduction video.
    • Pictures and showcase data of the 356/1 can be found in the PC game files.