1994 TVR Cerbera 5.0

TVR Cerbera 5.0 is a car that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 5 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 290 bhp (294 PS/216 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 477 N·m (352 lb·ft/48.6 kgm) at 3500 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual 'box. It is said to be able to manage a maxiumum speed of 257 km/h which is 160 mph.

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1994 TVR Cerbera 5.0 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4146 mm
What size engine?
5 litre, 4997 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
294 PS / 290 bhp / 216 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
477 Nm / 352 ft.lb / 48.6 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 4.4 s
How fast?
257 km/h, 160 mph

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1994 TVR Cerbera 5.0 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2566 mm 101 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4146 mm 163.2 inches
Width 1943 mm 76.5 inches
Height 1205 mm 47.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.62
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 57.7 litres 12.7 UK Gal 15.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer TVR
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 5 litre
4997 cc
(304.936 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 90 mm
3.7 × 3.54 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
294 PS (290 bhp) (216 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
58 bhp/litre
0.95 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
477 Nm (352 ft·lb) (48.6 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
95.46 Nm/litre
1.15 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction alloy block & head
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1199.6 kPa (174 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 624.63 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 4.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 257 km/h (160 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 9.80 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Di
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID14509
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 43.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1994 TVR Cerbera 5.0 added 1996-04-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.