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Austin Metro MG 1.3 Specs

(1985 - 1989) - Technical Specifications for Years 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989
With a fuel consumption of 6.8 litres/100km - 42 mpg UK - 35 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 11.7 seconds, a maximum top speed of 103 mph (166 km/h), a curb weight of 1731 lbs (785 kgs), the Metro MG 1.3 has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 12C/HD.
This engine produces a maximum power of 73 PS (72 bhp - 54 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 99 Nm (73 lb.ft) at 4000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 4 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Metro Stock tire sizes are 160 / 65 on 315 inch rims at the front, and 160 / 65 on 315 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Metro MG 1.3 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Metro model is a car manufactured by Austin, sold new from year 1985 to 1989, and available after that as a used car.

Austin Metro MG 1.3 Engine Technical Data Austin Metro MG 1.3 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : 12C/HD
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor SU HIF 44
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 1275 cm3 or 77.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 70.6 x 81.2 mm
2.76 x 3.19 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.5
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 73 PS or 72 bhp or 54 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 99 Nm or 73 lb.ft @ 4000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Austin Metro MG 1.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Austin Metro MG 1.3 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 6.8 L/100km
42 mpg UK / 35 mpg US
Range : 514 Km or 319 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 35 L
7.7 UK gallons
9.2 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 158 g/Km (estimate)

Austin Metro MG 1.3 Performance Austin Metro MG 1.3 Performance

Top Speed : 166 km/h or 103 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 11.7 s

Austin Metro MG 1.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Austin Metro MG 1.3 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Num. of Doors : 3
Wheelbase : 225 cm or 88.58 inches
Length : 341 cm or 134.25 inches
Width : 156 cm or 61.42 inches
Height : 137 cm or 53.94 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 160/65 R315
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 160/65 R315
Curb Weight : 785 kg OR 1731 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 10.8 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 229-955 L
How much horsepower (hp) does a 1985 Austin Metro MG 1.3 have?
The 1985 Austin Metro MG 1.3 has 73 PS / 72 bhp / 54 kW horsepower.

How much does a Austin Metro MG 1.3 weighs?
The Austin Metro MG 1.3 weighs 785 Kg / 1731 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Austin Metro MG 1.3?
The Austin Metro MG 1.3 top speed is 166 Km/h / 103 mph.

Is Austin Metro MG 1.3 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Austin Metro MG 1.3 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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