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- 5.1 V8 (1963)

Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Specs

(1963 - ) Technical Specifications
With a maximum top speed of 126 mph (203 km/h), a curb weight of 3527 lbs (1600 kgs), the 408 5.1 V8 has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 253 PS (250 bhp - 186 kW) at 4400 rpm and a maximum torque of 460.0 Nm (339 lb.ft) at 4400 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 3 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the 408 has Coil springs. front suspension and Coil springs. De Dion axle. rear suspension. For stopping power, the 408 5.1 V8 braking system includes Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The 408 model is a Coupé car manufactured by Bristol, sold new from year 1963.

Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Engine Technical Data Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : -
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : 1 Carter carb
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 5130 cm3 or 313.1 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 98.55 x 84.07 mm
3.86 x 3.31 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.00
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 253 PS or 250 bhp or 186 kW @ 4400 rpm
Maximum torque : 460.0 Nm or 339 lb.ft @ 4400 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Performance Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Performance

Top Speed : 203 km/h or 126 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 60 mph (0 to 96 Km/h) : 9.20 s
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Bristol 408 5.1 V8 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 289.6 cm or 114.02 inches
Length : 491.5 cm or 193.5 inches
Width : 172.7 cm or 67.99 inches
Height : 150 cm or 59.06 inches
Front Axle : 134.6 cm or 52.99 inches
Rear Axle : 138.4 cm or 54.49 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Curb Weight : 1600 kg OR 3527 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Front Suspension : Coil springs.
Rear Suspension : Coil springs. De Dion axle.
What engine is in Bristol 408 5.1 V8?
The Bristol 408 5.1 V8 has a V 8, Petrol engine with 5130 cm3 / 313.1 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1963 Bristol 408 5.1 V8 have?
The 1963 Bristol 408 5.1 V8 has 253 PS / 250 bhp / 186 kW.

How much does a Bristol 408 5.1 V8 weighs?
The Bristol 408 5.1 V8 weighs 1600 Kg / 3527 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Bristol 408 5.1 V8?
The Bristol 408 5.1 V8 top speed is 203 Km/h / 126 mph.

Is Bristol 408 5.1 V8 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Bristol 408 5.1 V8 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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