1986 Cadillac Allanté, 1987 MY 6V R67

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body styled by Pininfarina with a front located engine that delivers power to the front wheels. The 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a volume of 4.1 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 170 bhp (172 PS/127 kW) at 4300 rpm and 312 Nm (230 lbft/31.8 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a claimed 1585 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed claimed is 192 km/h or 119 mph.

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Key facts

1986 Cadillac Allanté, 1987 MY 6V R67 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4536 mm
How heavy?
1585 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4087 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
172 PS / 170 bhp / 127 kW @ 4300 rpm
How much torque?
312 Nm / 230 ft.lb / 31.8 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.3 s
How fast?
192 km/h, 119 mph

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1986 Cadillac Allanté data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
DesignerPininfarina
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2525 mm 99.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1537 mm 60.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1537 mm 60.5 inches
Length 4536 mm 178.6 inches
Width 1864 mm 73.4 inches
Height 1321 mm 52 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight 1585 kg 3494 lb
Weight distribution 61 % front
fuel tank capacity 83.3 litres 18.3 UK Gal 22 US Gal
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 4.1 litre
4087 cc
(249.404 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88 × 84 mm
3.46 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.05
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE Net)
172 PS (170 bhp) (127 kW)
at 4300 rpm
Specific output
(SAE Net)
41.6 bhp/litre
0.68 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE Net)
312 Nm (230 ft·lb) (31.8 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE Net)
76.34 Nm/litre
0.92 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system SPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 959.3 kPa (139.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 510.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.3 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.1 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 108.75 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
79.98 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
107.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.5 kg/kW
20.88 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 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.LW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.ChpmnS.LW.TL.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front Goodyear Eagle VL P225/60 VR 15
Tyres rear Goodyear Eagle VL P225/60 VR 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 2.95
general
Carfolio.com ID22594
Production total
Model code 6V R67
Model family
RAC rating 38.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1986 Cadillac Allanté added before December 1995.
Last modified 2017-06-11.