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1963 Lotus 23B Specs

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Inline-6
Position:Front Longitudinal
Bore:84 mm / 3.31 in
Stroke:89.6 mm / 3.53 in
Compression:10.2:1
Power:167.8 kw / 225.0 bhp @ 5900 rpm
Torque:290.15 nm / 214.0 ft lbs @ 3500 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:4WD
Front tires:225/60R17
Rear tires:225/60R17
Front brakes:Vented Discs
Front brake size:325 mm / 12.8 in
Rear brakes:Vented Discs
Rear brake size:320 mm / 12.6 in
Front wheels:F 43.2 x 21.6 cm / 17.0 x 8.5 in
Rear wheels:R 43.2 x 21.6 cm / 17.0 x 8.5 in
Steering:Rack & Pinion
Front suspension:Struts w/Coil Springs, Gas Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar
Rear suspension:Multi-Link w/Coil Springs, Gas Shocks, Anti-Roll Bar

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:4.21:1, 2.49:1, 1.66:1, 1.24:1, 1.00:1
Final drive:2.93:1

Car dimensions

Length:4470 mm / 176.0 in
Width:1760 mm / 69.3 in
Height:1465 mm / 57.7 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:206.0 kph / 128.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:6.9 seconds

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