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Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Specs

(1981 - ) Technical Specifications
With a maximum top speed of 117 mph (188 km/h), a curb weight of 3706 lbs (1681 kgs), the Riviera T Coupe 3.8 has a turbocharged V 6 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 183 PS (181 bhp - 135 kW) at 4000 rpm and a maximum torque of 364.0 Nm (268 lb.ft) at 4000 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 3 speed Automatic gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Riviera Stock tire sizes are 205 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 205 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Riviera T Coupe 3.8 braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Riviera model is a Coupé car manufactured by Buick, with 2 doors and - seats, sold new from year 1981.

Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Engine Technical Data Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 6
Engine Code : -
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : 1 Rochester M4ME carburettor
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 3791 cm3 or 231.3 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 96.50 x 86.40 mm
3.78 x 3.39 inches
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : Turbo
Compression Ratio : 8.00
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 183 PS or 181 bhp or 135 kW @ 4000 rpm
Maximum torque : 364.0 Nm or 268 lb.ft @ 4000 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 88 L
19.4 UK gallons
23.2 US gallons
CO2 emissions :

Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Performance Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Performance

Top Speed : 188 km/h or 117 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 289.6 cm or 114.02 inches
Length : 522.2 cm or 205.59 inches
Width : 203.2 cm or 80 inches
Height : 137.7 cm or 54.21 inches
Front Axle : 150.6 cm or 59.29 inches
Rear Axle : 152.4 cm or 60 inches
Ground clearance : 13.0 cm / 5.12 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (267 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/70 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 205/70 R15
Front Wheels Width : 6"
Rear Wheels Width : 6"
Curb Weight : 1681 kg OR 3706 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 9.2 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating ball. PAS -
How much horsepower (hp) does a 1981 Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 have?
The 1981 Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 has 183 PS / 181 bhp / 135 kW horsepower.

How much does a Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 weighs?
The Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 weighs 1681 Kg / 3706 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8?
The Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 top speed is 188 Km/h / 117 mph.

Is Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Buick Riviera T Coupe 3.8 is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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