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1955 ZIS-112/2

The ZIS-112/2, constructed in 1955 for the 1956 racing season, stands as a remarkable achievement in Soviet sports car history. Developed in adherence to FIA sports car regulations, this sleek racing marvel featured a lightweight fiberglass body and housed a potent 6000cc engine capable of producing 170 horsepower at 3500 rpm, propelling it to a top speed of approximately 200 km/h. In 1956, the skilled driver Boris demonstrated the car's prowess by securing an impressive 3rd place in the Kurbatov USSR championship, further solidifying the ZIS-112/2's position as a competitive and formidable contender in the racing circuit. The car's performance and achievements showcased the engineering excellence of the Soviet automotive industry during that era, leaving a lasting legacy in the annals of motorsport history.


Three versions of the ZIS-112 existed:




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