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1976 Lotus Esprit S1 Specs

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:Type 907 Inline-4
Position:Midship
Aspiration:Natural
Valvetrain:DOHC, 4 Valves per Cyl
Displacement:1973 cc / 120.4 cu in
Power:119.3 kw / 160 bhp @ 6200 rpm
Specific output:81.09 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:167.89 bhp per tonne
Torque:189.81 nm / 140.0 ft lbs @ 4900 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Glass-Fibre Reinforced Plastic over Steel Backbone
Front tires:205-16x14
Rear tires:205-70x14
Front brakes:Unasissted Discs
Front brake size:246 mm / 9.7 in
Rear brakes:Inboard Discs
Rear brake size:269 mm / 10.6 in
Front wheels:F 35.6 x 15.2 cm / 14.0 x 6.0 in
Rear wheels:R 35.6 x 17.8 cm / 14.0 x 7.0 in
Steering:Rack & Pinion
Front suspension:Double Wishbones w/Coils over Dampers, Anti-Roll Bar
Rear suspension:Trailing Arms w/Lower Links, Coil Springs over Dampers

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:953 kg / 2101 lbs
Wheelbase:2438 mm / 96.0 in
Front track:1511 mm / 59.5 in
Rear track:1511 mm / 59.5 in
Length:4191 mm / 165.0 in
Width:1867 mm / 73.5 in
Height:1105 mm / 43.5 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:199.6 kph / 124.0 mph
0 - 60 mph:8.1 seconds

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