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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Cast Iron, Inline-6
Position:Front Longitudinal
Valvetrain:DOHC, 2 Valves per Cyl
Fuel feed:Twin SU H6 Carburettors
Displacement:3442 cc / 210.0 cu in
Bore:83 mm / 3.27 in
Stroke:106 mm / 4.17 in
Power:119.3 kw / 160.0 bhp @ 5000 rpm
Specific output:46.48 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:133.33 bhp per tonne
Torque:264.38 nm / 195 ft lbs @ 2500 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Aluminum over Steel Frame
Front tires:6.00x16
Rear tires:6.00x16
Front brakes:Girling Hydraulic Drums
Front brake size:305 mm / 12 in
Rear brakes:Girling Hydraulic Drums
Rear brake size:305 mm / 12 in
Steering:Re-circulating Ball
Front suspension:Double Wishbones w/Torsion Bar, Telescopic Shock Absorbers
Rear suspension:Live Axle w/Half Elliptic Springs, Girling Hydrualic Shock Absorbers


Transmission:4-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:1200 kg / 2646 lbs
Wheelbase:2591 mm / 102 in
Front track:1295 mm / 51 in
Rear track:1270 mm / 50 in
Width:4394 mm / 173.0 in
Height:1562 mm / 61.5 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:214.0 kph / 133.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:9.8 seconds
0 - 100 mph:30.0 seconds

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