The Wartburg 311 was a car produced by East German car manufacturer VEB Automobilwerk Eisenach from 1956 to 1965. The 311 model was manufactured in a number of variations, including pickup, sedan, limousine, coupe, and as a two-seater roadster. The engine was enlarged to 992cc in 1962.
The 311 model was replaced with the Wartburg 353 in 1966. There was also a model between them, the Wartburg 312 (September 1965 - March 1967), which was a modified version of the 311 with some parts of the Wartburg 353.
|Manufacturer||VEB Automobilwerk Eisenach|
|Production||1956 – 1965|
|Assembly||VEB Automobilwerk Eisenach, Eisenach, East Germany|
|Body style||4-door sedan
2-door Pickup truck
|Engine||900cc 3-cylinder two-stroke in line engine|
|Transmission||3-speed manual (1956-1957)
4-speed manual (1958-1965)
|Wheelbase||2,450 mm (96.5 in)|
|Length||4,300 mm (169.3 in)|
|Width||1,570 mm (61.8 in)|
|Height||1,450 mm (57.1 in)|
|Curb weight||960 kg (2,116 lb)|