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Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Specs

(1979 - 1981) - Technical Specifications for Years 1979, 1980, 1981
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With 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 8.3 seconds, a maximum top speed of 124 mph (200 km/h), a curb weight of 2116 lbs (960 kgs), the Sunbeam Lotus has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 155 PS (153 bhp - 114 kW) at 5750 rpm and a maximum torque of 203 Nm (149 lb.ft) at 4500 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Sunbeam has Independent, McPherson, coil springs, anti-roll bar front suspension and De Dion axle, Coil springs rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 185 / - on 13 inch rims at the front, and 185 / - on 13 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Sunbeam Lotus braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Sunbeam model is a car manufactured by Talbot, sold new from year 1979 until 1981, and available after that as a used car.

Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Engine Technical Data Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : -
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2172 cm3 or 132.5 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 95,2 x 76,2 mm
3.74 x 2.99 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9,44
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 155 PS or 153 bhp or 114 kW @ 5750 rpm
Maximum torque : 203 Nm or 149 lb.ft @ 4500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 41 L
9 UK gallons
10.8 US gallons
CO2 emissions : - g/Km (Talbot)

Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Performance Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Performance

Top Speed : 200 km/h or 124 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 8.3 s

Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Talbot Sunbeam Lotus Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Wheelbase : 241 cm or 94.88 inches
Length : 384 cm or 151.18 inches
Width : 160 cm or 62.99 inches
Height : 140 cm or 55.12 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/- R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/- R13
Curb Weight : 960 kg OR 2116 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 6.2 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 241-700 L
Front Suspension : Independent, McPherson, coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : De Dion axle, Coil springs
What engine is in Talbot Sunbeam Lotus?
The Talbot Sunbeam Lotus has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 2172 cm3 / 132.5 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1979 Talbot Sunbeam Lotus have?
The 1979 Talbot Sunbeam Lotus has 155 PS / 153 bhp / 114 kW.

How much does a Talbot Sunbeam Lotus weighs?
The Talbot Sunbeam Lotus weighs 960 Kg / 2116 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Talbot Sunbeam Lotus?
The Talbot Sunbeam Lotus top speed is 200 Km/h / 124 mph.

Is Talbot Sunbeam Lotus All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Talbot Sunbeam Lotus is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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