1992 Buick Le Sabre

Buick Le Sabre is an automobile that has a saloon (sedan) body style with a front positioned engine supplying power to the front wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.8 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 170 bhp (172 PS/127 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 298 N·m (220 lb·ft/30.4 kgm) at 3200 rpm. A 4 speed automatic gearbox supplies the power to the wheels. Quoted kerb weight is 1550 kg.

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1992 Buick Le Sabre information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5080 mm
How heavy?
1550 kg
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3791 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
172 PS / 170 bhp / 127 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
298 Nm / 220 ft.lb / 30.4 kgm @ 3200 rpm

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1992 Buick Le Sabre data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2814 mm 110.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1534 mm 60.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1529 mm 60.2 inches
Length 5080 mm 200 inches
Width 1902 mm 74.9 inches
Height 1415 mm 55.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.81
Kerb weight 1550 kg 3417 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code L27
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.8 litre
3791 cc
(231.341 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96.5 × 86.4 mm
3.8 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 172 PS (170 bhp) (127 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output 44.8 bhp/litre
0.73 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 298 Nm (220 ft·lb) (30.4 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque 78.61 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 987.8 kPa (143.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 631.83 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 111.2 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
81.79 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
109.68 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.23 kg/kW
20.42 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 unknown
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID17952
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 34.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Buick Le Sabre added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.