1985 Opel Kadett 1.3 Kadett E

Opel Kadett 1.3 is a car that has a 5 door hatchback type body with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The Opel Kadett 1.3 is one of the Kadett E model family from Opel. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 1.3 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 74 bhp (75 PS/55 kW) of power at 5800 rpm, and maximum torque of 101 N·m (74 lb·ft/10.3 kgm) at 4200 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Opel Kadett 1.3 weighs a claimed 865 kg at the kerb. Maximum claimed speed is 166 km/h (103 mph).

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1985 Opel Kadett 1.3 Kadett E information summary

What body style?
5 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
4000 mm
How heavy?
865 kg
What size engine?
1.3 litre, 1297 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
75 PS / 74 bhp / 55 kW @ 5800 rpm
How much torque?
101 Nm / 74 ft.lb / 10.3 kgm @ 4200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 12.1 s
How fast?
166 km/h, 103 mph

Opel Kadett E models

5 door hatchback FF 4M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 885 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 865 kg
3 door hatchback FF 4M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 865 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 885 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 930 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 4M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 910 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 930 kg
3 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 910 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 885 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1389 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 885 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1007 kg
4 door hatchback FF 5M 1998 cm3 131 PS 129 bhp 96 kW 974 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 960 kg
5 door hatchback FF 4M 1196 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 850 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1297 cm3 60 PS 59 bhp 44 kW 865 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 83 PS 82 bhp 61 kW 914 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 950 kg
Opel Kadett 1.8 GSi -
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 115 PS 113.5 bhp 85 kW 970 kg

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1985 Opel Kadett 1.3 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2520 mm 99.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1405 mm 55.3 inches
Length 4000 mm 157.5 inches
Width 1663 mm 65.5 inches
Height 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 865 kg 1907 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 42 litres 9.2 UK Gal 11.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.32
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.3 litre
1297 cc
(79.148 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 73.4 mm
2.95 × 2.89 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
75 PS (74 bhp) (55 kW)
at 5800 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
57.1 bhp/litre
0.93 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
101 Nm (74 ft·lb) (10.3 kgm)
at 4200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
77.87 Nm/litre
0.94 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system 1 Pierburg 2E carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 978.6 kPa (141.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 324.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 12.1 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 19 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 166 km/h (103 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 86.74 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
63.79 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
85.55 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.68 kg/kW
26.18 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.TA.TB.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 145 SR 13
Tyres rear 145 SR 13
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 3.94
general
Carfolio.com ID11286
Production total
Model code
Model family Kadett E
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Opel Kadett 1.3 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.