2004 Bristol Fighter S

Bristol Fighter S is a car that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Powering the Bristol Fighter S is an overhead valve, 8 litre naturally aspirated 10 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 660 bhp (669 PS/492 kW) at 5900 rpm and 787 N·m (580 lb·ft/80.3 kgm) at 3900 rpm respectively. A 6 speed manual 'box delivers the power to the driven wheels. It weighs a quoted 1540 kg at the kerb.

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2004 Bristol Fighter S information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4420 mm
How heavy?
1540 kg
What size engine?
8 litre, 7994 cm3
How many cylinders?
10, V
How much power?
669 PS / 660 bhp / 492 kW @ 5900 rpm
How much torque?
787 Nm / 580 ft.lb / 80.3 kgm @ 3900 rpm

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2004 Bristol Fighter S data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2750 mm 108.3 inches
Track/tread (front) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Length 4420 mm 174 inches
Width 1795 mm 70.7 inches
Height 1345 mm 53 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.61
Kerb weight 1540 kg 3395 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 10 in 90° vee
Capacity 8 litre
7994 cc
(487.824 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 98.6 mm
4 × 3.88 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
20 valves in total
maximum power output 669 PS (660 bhp) (492 kW)
at 5900 rpm
Specific output 82.6 bhp/litre
1.35 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 787 Nm (580 ft·lb) (80.3 kgm)
at 3900 rpm
Specific torque 98.45 Nm/litre
1.19 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction Aluminium block & head
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1237.1 kPa (179.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 799.4 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 434.53 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
319.59 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
428.57 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.19 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.13 kg/kW
5.23 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.700
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.
Wheel size front 10 x 18
Wheel size rear 10 x 18
Tyres front 285/40 x 18
Tyres rear 285/40 x 18
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 343 mm
Rear brake diameter 343 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 3.07
general
Carfolio.com ID122419
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 64.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2004 Bristol Fighter S added 2004-10-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.