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1972 Porsche 914 2.0 information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
3985 mm
How heavy?
970 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1971 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Flat
How much power?
101 PS / 100 bhp / 75 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
162 Nm / 119 ft.lb / 16.5 kgm @ 3500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 9.10 s
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.90 s
How fast?
192 km/h, 119 mph

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1972 Porsche 914 2.0 technical specifications

Introduction

The Porsche 914 2.0 is a 2 door coupé style automobile with a mid mounted engine driving through the rear wheels.
The 2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 100 bhp (101 PS/75 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 162 N·m (119 lb·ft/16.5 kgm) at 3500 rpm.
A 5 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels.
Having a claimed weight at the kerb of 970 kg, the Porsche 914 2.0 performs the 0-60 mph dash in 9.1 seconds and the quarter mile from rest in 17.1 seconds.
It is said to be able to manage a top speed of 192 km/h (119 mph).
1972 Porsche 914 2.0 data
1972 Porsche 914 2.0 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2450 96.5
Track/tread (front) 1343 52.9
Track/tread (rear) 1383 54.4
Length 3985 156.9
Width 1650 65
Height 1220 48
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.63
Kerb weight 970 kg 2138 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Porsche
Engine code
Cylinders Flat 4
Capacity 2 litre
1971 cc
(120.278 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94 × 71 mm
3.7 × 2.8 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.32
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output 50.7 bhp/litre
0.83 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 162 Nm (119 ft·lb) (16.5 kgm)
at 3500 rpm
Specific torque 82.19 Nm/litre
0.99 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system Bo fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1032.9 kPa (149.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Other
Unitary capacity 492.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.60 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 9.10 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.90 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 17.10 s
Standing kilometre 32.20 s
Maximum speed 192 km/h (119 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 104.53 PS/g
76.88 kW/g
103.09 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.01 kg/kW
21.73 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position mid
Engine layout unknown
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.TB.
Rear suspension I.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 4.43
general
Carfolio.com ID23144
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1972 Porsche 914 2.0 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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