2003 Dacia Solenza

The Solenza is a motor vehicle from Dacia, with front wheel drive, a front located engine and a 4 door sedan/saloon body style. The 1.4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 73 bhp (74 PS/54 kW) of power at 5250 rpm, and maximum torque of 114 N·m (84 lb·ft/11.6 kgm) at 2800 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1035 kg. Top claimed speed is 162 km/h, which equates to 101 mph, claimed fuel consumption is 8.5/5.6/6.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined.

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Key facts

2003 Dacia Solenza information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4083 mm
How heavy?
1035 kg
What size engine?
1.4 litre, 1390 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
74 PS / 73 bhp / 54 kW @ 5250 rpm
How much torque?
114 Nm / 84 ft.lb / 11.6 kgm @ 2800 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 13.1 s
How fast?
162 km/h, 101 mph
How economical?
8.5/5.6/6.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined

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2003 Dacia Solenza data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2476 mm 97.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1429 mm 56.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1348 mm 53.1 inches
Length 4083 mm 160.7 inches
Width 1664 mm 65.5 inches
Height 1379 mm 54.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.65
Kerb weight 1035 kg 2282 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 43 litres 9.5 UK Gal 11.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Renault
Engine code E7J
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.4 litre
1390 cc
(84.823 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75.8 × 77 mm
2.98 × 3.03 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.98
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 74 PS (73 bhp) (54 kW)
at 5250 rpm
Specific output 52.5 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 114 Nm (84 ft·lb) (11.6 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque 82.01 Nm/litre
0.99 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1030.6 kPa (149.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 347.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 13.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 162 km/h (101 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 71.51 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
52.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
70.53 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.01 kg/kW
31.76 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.5/5.6/6.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.5/5.6/6.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre11.8/17.9/14.7 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG33.2/50.4/41.5 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG27.7/42.0/34.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 157.76 g/km
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID112453
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Dacia Solenza added 2003-08-02.
Last modified 2013-02-28.