1958 Nobel 200

The Nobel 200 is a rear wheel drive motor vehicle, with its engine located in the rear, and a minicar bodyshell. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 0.2 litre, two stroke 1 cylinder. In this application it develops 10.2 bhp (10.3 PS/7.6 kW) of power at 5250 rpm. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 310 kg. Its maximum speed stated is 89 km/h (55 mph).


Key facts

1958 Nobel 200 information summary

What body style?
minicar with 2+2 seats
How long?
3200 mm
How heavy?
310 kg
What size engine?
0.2 litre, 192 cm3
How many cylinders?
How much power?
10.3 PS / 10.2 bhp / 7.6 kW @ 5250 rpm
How much torque?
How quick?
0-60 mph: -1 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: -1 s
How fast?
89 km/h, 55 mph
1958 Nobel 200 data
Body type2+2 seater minicar
Number of doors
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2362 mm 93 inches
Track/tread (front) 1219 mm 48 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1219 mm 48 inches
Length 3200 mm 126 inches
Width 1397 mm 55 inches
Height 1295 mm 51 inches
Ground clearance 229 mm 9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.35
Kerb weight 310 kg 683 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Sachs
Engine code
Cylinders 1
Capacity 0.2 litre
192 cc
(11.717 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 65 × 58 mm
2.56 × 2.28 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear two stroke (TS)
0 valves per cylinder
0 valves in total
maximum power output
10.3 PS (10.2 bhp) (7.6 kW)
at 5250 rpm
Specific output
53.1 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque

Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio 6.3:1
Fuel system 1 carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Air
Unitary capacity 192 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph -1 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h -1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 89 km/h (55 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 33.36 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
24.54 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
32.9 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.01 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 40.76 kg/kW
68.08 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position rear
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.TL.
Rear suspension LA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID11693
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 2.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1958 Nobel 200 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.