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Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Specs

(1979 - ) Technical Specifications
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With a maximum top speed of 99 mph (160 km/h), a curb weight of 3232 lbs (1466 kgs), the Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 142 PS (140 bhp - 104 kW) at 3600 rpm and a maximum torque of 318.0 Nm (234 lb.ft) at 3600 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 Century IV has Coil springs. Anti-roll bar. front suspension and Coil springs. Radius arms. Trailing arm. De Dion axle. rear suspension. For stopping power, the Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Century IV model is a Coupé car manufactured by Buick, sold new from year 1979.

Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Engine Technical Data Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : -
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : 1 Rochester 2ME carburettor
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4942 cm3 or 301.6 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 101.60 x 76.20 mm
3.98 x 2.99 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.10
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 142 PS or 140 bhp or 104 kW @ 3600 rpm
Maximum torque : 318.0 Nm or 234 lb.ft @ 3600 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 68.6 L
15 UK gallons
18 US gallons

Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Performance Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Performance

Top Speed : 160 km/h or 99 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 274.6 cm or 108.11 inches
Length : 497.8 cm or 195.98 inches
Width : 183.4 cm or 72.2 inches
Height : 137.4 cm or 54.09 inches
Front Axle : 148.6 cm or 58.5 inches
Rear Axle : 146.8 cm or 57.8 inches
Ground clearance : 15.5 cm / 6.1 inches
Ground clearance : 15.5 cm / 6.1 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (267 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Curb Weight : 1466 kg OR 3232 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 10.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating ball. -
Front Suspension : Coil springs. Anti-roll bar.
Rear Suspension : Coil springs. Radius arms. Trailing arm. De Dion axle.
What engine is in Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp?
The Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp has a V 8, Petrol engine with 4942 cm3 / 301.6 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1979 Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp have?
The 1979 Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp has 142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW.

How much does a Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp weighs?
The Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp weighs 1466 Kg / 3232 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp?
The Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp top speed is 160 Km/h / 99 mph.

Is Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Buick Century IV Special Coupe 4.9 V8 140 hp is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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