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Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Specs

(1980 - 1982) - Technical Specifications for Years 1980, 1981, 1982
With a fuel consumption of 11.7 litres/100km - 24 mpg UK - 20 mpg US (Average), 0 to 100 km/h (62mph) in 9.0 seconds, a maximum top speed of 113 mph (182 km/h), a curb weight of 2899 lbs (1315 kgs), the 244 2.3 GLE has a naturally-aspirated Inline 4 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code B23E.
This engine produces a maximum power of 130 PS (128 bhp - 96 kW) at 5500 rpm and a maximum torque of 190 Nm (140 lb.ft) at 4500 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 5 speed Manual gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the 244 has Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar front suspension and rigid axle. Coil Springs rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 185 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the front, and 185 / 70 on 14 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the 244 2.3 GLE braking system includes Discs at the front and Discs at the rear.
The 244 model is a car manufactured by Volvo, sold new from year 1980 to 1982, and available after that as a used car.

Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Engine Technical Data Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : Inline 4
Engine Code : B23E
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Bosch K-Jetronic
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 2316 cm3 or 141.3 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 96.0 x 80.0 mm
3.78 x 3.15 inches
Number of valves : 8 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.0
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 130 PS or 128 bhp or 96 kW @ 5500 rpm
Maximum torque : 190 Nm or 140 lb.ft @ 4500 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - Combined: 11.7 L/100km
24 mpg UK / 20 mpg US
Range : 512 Km or 318 miles
Fuel Tank Capacity : 60 L
13.2 UK gallons
15.9 US gallons
CO2 emissions : 272 g/Km (estimate)

Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Performance Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Performance

Top Speed : 182 km/h or 113 Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : 9.0 s

Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Volvo 244 2.3 GLE Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Wheelbase : 264 cm or 103.94 inches
Length : 478 cm or 188.19 inches
Width : 171 cm or 67.32 inches
Height : 143 cm or 56.3 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Discs (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/70 R14
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 185/70 R14
Curb Weight : 1315 kg OR 2899 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 10.1 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : 395 L
Front Suspension : Independent. McPherson. coil springs. anti-roll bar
Rear Suspension : rigid axle. Coil Springs
How much horsepower (hp) does a 1980 Volvo 244 2.3 GLE have?
The 1980 Volvo 244 2.3 GLE has 130 PS / 128 bhp / 96 kW horsepower.

How much does a Volvo 244 2.3 GLE weighs?
The Volvo 244 2.3 GLE weighs 1315 Kg / 2899 lbs.

What is the top speed of a Volvo 244 2.3 GLE?
The Volvo 244 2.3 GLE top speed is 182 Km/h / 113 mph.

Is Volvo 244 2.3 GLE All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Volvo 244 2.3 GLE is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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