1967 TVR Tuscan

This car has a 2 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. Its 4.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder unit that has an output of 200 bhp (203 PS/149 kW) of power. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. The TVR Tuscan weighs a quoted 1030 kg at the kerb.

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1967 TVR Tuscan information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
3886 mm
How heavy?
1030 kg
What size engine?
4.7 litre, 4727 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
203 PS / 200 bhp / 149 kW
How much torque?
Unknown

TVR Tuscan models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3532 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 920 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4OD 2994 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 910 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 275 PS 271 bhp 202 kW 1030 kg

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 3532 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW 1067 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1161 kg
1967 TVR Tuscan data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2286 mm 90 inches
Track/tread (front) 1334 mm 52.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1359 mm 53.5 inches
Length 3886 mm 153 inches
Width 1656 mm 65.2 inches
Height 1252 mm 49.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1030 kg 2271 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 67.7 litres 14.9 UK Gal 17.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 4.7 litre
4727 cc
(288.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 72.9 mm
4 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.39
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
203 PS (200 bhp) (149 kW)
Specific output
(Net)
42.3 bhp/litre
0.69 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)

Specific torque
(Net)
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.3:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 196.87 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
144.8 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
194.17 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.09 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 6.91 kg/kW
11.54 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID14432
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 TVR Tuscan added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.