1992 Cadillac Allanté

The Cadillac Allanté is a coupé designed by Pininfarina with a front mounted engine which transmits its power through the front wheels. The Cadillac Allanté's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 4.6 litre, double overhead camshaft 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. This powerplant develops 290 bhp (294 PS/216 kW) of power. Power is delivered to the wheels by means of a 4 speed automatic gearbox. The Cadillac Allanté is said to be able to achieve a top speed of 233 km/h or 145 mph.

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1992 Cadillac Allanté information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4539 mm
What size engine?
4.6 litre, 4565 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
294 PS / 290 bhp / 216 kW
How much torque?
Unknown
How quick?
0-60 mph: 6.7 s
How fast?
233 km/h, 145 mph

Cadillac Allanté models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4565 cm3 299 PS 295 bhp 220 kW 1708 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 4467 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1610 kg
Cadillac Allante -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 4087 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1585 kg

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1992 Cadillac Allanté data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2525 mm 99.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1534 mm 60.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1534 mm 60.4 inches
Length 4539 mm 178.7 inches
Width 1864 mm 73.4 inches
Height 1308 mm 51.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.6 litre
4565 cc
(278.573 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93 × 84 mm
3.66 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
32 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
294 PS (290 bhp) (216 kW)
Specific output
(SAE net)
63.5 bhp/litre
1.04 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)

Specific torque
(SAE net)
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 570.63 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 6.7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 15 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 233 km/h (145 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.L&TLi.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MS.TL.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID19019
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 42.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1992 Cadillac Allanté added before December 1995.
Last modified 2015-08-10.