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Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:V8
Valvetrain:DOHC 2 Valves / Cyl
Displacement:4136 cc / 252.4 cu in
Bore:88 mm / 3.46 in
Stroke:85 mm / 3.35 in
Compression:8.5:1
Power:193.9 kw / 260.0 bhp @ 6000 rpm
Specific output:62.86 bhp per litre
Torque:393.19 nm / 290.0 ft lbs @ 3800 rpm

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Unit Steel
Driven wheels:Front Engine / RWD
Front tires:225/70VR15
Rear tires:225/70VR15
Front brakes:Vented Discs
Front wheels:F 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
Rear wheels:R 38.1 x 19.0 cm / 15.0 x 7.5 in
Steering:Worm Sector

Drivetrain

Transmission:5-Speed Manual

Car dimensions

Weight:1975 kg / 4354 lbs
Wheelbase:2600 mm / 102.4 in
Front track:1520 mm / 59.8 in
Rear track:1520 mm / 59.8 in
Length:4910 mm / 193.3 in
Width:1890 mm / 74.4 in
Height:1385 mm / 54.5 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:249.4 kph / 155.0 mph

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