1994→1998 Spectre R42


1994→1998 Spectre R42

In Detail

submitted byRichard Owen
typeSeries Production Car
production years1994 – 1998
production23
engine90º V8
positionMid Longituidnal
aspirationNatural
block materialCast Iron
valvetrain4 Valves per Cyl
fuel feedFuel Injection
displacement4600 cc / 280.7 in³
power261.0 kw / 350 bhp @ 4000 rpm
specific output76.09 bhp per litre
bhp/weight280.67 bhp per tonne
torque454.2 nm / 335 ft lbs @ 5000 rpm
body / frameFiberglass Body over Honeycomb Aluminum Monocoque w/Front & Rear Steel Subframes
driven wheelsRWD
wheel typeAlloy
front tires235/45ZR17
rear tires335/35ZR17
steeringRack & Pinion w/Power Assist
f suspensionDouble Wishbones w/Adj Anti-Roll Bars, Paralel Radius Rods, Coil Springs, Spax Gas Telescopic Shock Absorbers
r suspensionInverted Wishbones w/Adj Anti-Roll Bars, Paralel Radius Rods, Coil Springs, Spax Gas Telescopic Shock Absorbers
curb weight1247 kg / 2750 lbs
wheelbase2489 mm / 98.0 in
front track1600 mm / 62.9 in
rear track1550 mm / 61.0 in
length4120 mm / 162.2 in
width1860 mm / 73.2 in
height1090 mm / 42.9 in
transmissionGetrag 5-Speed Transaxle
top speed~280.0 kph / 173.9 mph
0 – 60 mph~4.4 seconds
fuel econ epa16.80 L/100 km or 14 mpg-us