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Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Specs

(1983 - 1984) - Technical Specifications for Years 1983, 1984
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With a fuel consumption of 6.4 litres/100km - 44 mpg UK - 37 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 20.8 seconds, a maximum top speed of 83 mph (133 km/h), a curb weight of 1598 lbs (725 kgs), the Samba 1.0 LS has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code 5C1 (XV8).
This engine produces a maximum power of 45 PS (44 bhp - 33 kW) at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 69 Nm (50 lb.ft) at 2750 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the front wheel drive (FWD) with a 4 speed Manual gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Samba has Independent, McPherson, coil springs, anti-roll bar front suspension and Coil springs, anti-roll bar rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 135 / - on 13 inch rims at the front, and 135 / - on 13 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Samba 1.0 LS braking system includes Discs at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Samba model is a car manufactured by Talbot, sold new from year 1983 until 1984, and available after that as a used car.

Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Engine Technical Data Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : 5C1 (XV8)
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Carburetor Solex 32 PBISA
Engine Alignment : Transverse
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 954 cm3 or 58.2 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 70,0 x 62,0 mm
2.76 x 2.44 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9,3
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 45 PS or 44 bhp or 33 kW @ 6000 rpm
Maximum torque : 69 Nm or 50 lb.ft @ 2750 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : FWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 6.4 L/100km
44 mpg UK / 37 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Open road: 5.2 L/100km
54 mpg UK / 45 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - Highway: 7.6 L/100km
37 mpg UK / 31 mpg US
Fuel Consumption - Economy - City: 6.9 L/100km
41 mpg UK / 34 mpg US
Range : 625 Km or 388 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 40 L
8.8 UK gallons
10.6 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 149 g/Km (estimate)

Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Performance Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Performance

Top Speed : 133 km/h or 83 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 20.8 s

Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Talbot Samba 1.0 LS Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Wheelbase : 234 cm or 92.13 inches
Length : 351 cm or 138.19 inches
Width : 153 cm or 60.24 inches
Height : 136 cm or 53.54 inches
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 135/- R13
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 135/- R13
Curb Weight : 725 kg OR 1598 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 16.1 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 236-928 L
Front Suspension : Independent, McPherson, coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : Coil springs, anti-roll bar
What engine is in Talbot Samba 1.0 LS?
The Talbot Samba 1.0 LS has a Inline 4, Petrol engine with 954 cm3 / 58.2 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1983 Talbot Samba 1.0 LS have?
The 1983 Talbot Samba 1.0 LS has 45 PS / 44 bhp / 33 kW.

How much does a Talbot Samba 1.0 LS weighs?
The Talbot Samba 1.0 LS weighs 725 Kg / 1598 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Talbot Samba 1.0 LS?
The Talbot Samba 1.0 LS top speed is 133 Km/h / 83 mph.

Is Talbot Samba 1.0 LS All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Talbot Samba 1.0 LS is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Front Wheel Drive (FWD).

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