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Jensen CV8 Mk I Specs

(1962 - ) Technical Specifications
With a maximum top speed of 131 mph (211 km/h), a curb weight of 3344 lbs (1517 kgs), the CV8 Mk I has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 309 PS (305 bhp - 227 kW) at 4800 rpm and a maximum torque of 535.0 Nm (394 lb.ft) at 4800 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 CV8 has Coil springs. front suspension and Semi-elliptic leaf springs. De Dion axle. rear suspension. For stopping power, the CV8 Mk I braking system includes Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The CV8 model is a Coupé car manufactured by Jensen, sold new from year 1962.

Jensen CV8 Mk I Engine Technical Data Jensen CV8 Mk I 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 : 5913 cm3 or 360.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 104.78 x 85.73 mm
4.09 x 3.35 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.00
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 309 PS or 305 bhp or 227 kW @ 4800 rpm
Maximum torque : 535.0 Nm or 394 lb.ft @ 4800 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Jensen CV8 Mk I Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Jensen CV8 Mk I Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 72 L
15.8 UK gallons
19 US gallons

Jensen CV8 Mk I Performance Jensen CV8 Mk I Performance

Top Speed : 211 km/h or 131 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 60 mph (0 to 96 Km/h) : 8.40 s
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Jensen CV8 Mk I Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Jensen CV8 Mk I Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 266.7 cm or 105 inches
Length : 468.6 cm or 184.49 inches
Width : 171.5 cm or 67.52 inches
Height : 139.7 cm or 55 inches
Front Axle : 142 cm or 55.91 inches
Rear Axle : 144.5 cm or 56.89 inches
Ground clearance : 15.2 cm / 5.98 inches
Ground clearance : 15.2 cm / 5.98 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 : 1517 kg OR 3344 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 4.9 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Rack and pinion. -
Front Suspension : Coil springs.
Rear Suspension : Semi-elliptic leaf springs. De Dion axle.
What engine is in Jensen CV8 Mk I?
The Jensen CV8 Mk I has a V 8, Petrol engine with 5913 cm3 / 360.8 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1962 Jensen CV8 Mk I have?
The 1962 Jensen CV8 Mk I has 309 PS / 305 bhp / 227 kW.

How much does a Jensen CV8 Mk I weighs?
The Jensen CV8 Mk I weighs 1517 Kg / 3344 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Jensen CV8 Mk I?
The Jensen CV8 Mk I top speed is 211 Km/h / 131 mph.

Is Jensen CV8 Mk I All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Jensen CV8 Mk I is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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