1954 Osca MT4 1500

The MT4 1500 is a car from Osca, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a convertible/cabriolet body style. The 1.5 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that has an output of 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 6300 rpm. The Osca MT4 1500 weighs a claimed 700 kg at the kerb. Maximum stated speed is 190 km/h (118 mph).

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1954 Osca MT4 1500 information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How heavy?
700 kg
What size engine?
1.5 litre, 1491 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown
How fast?
190 km/h, 118 mph

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1954 Osca MT4 1500 data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2200 86.6
Track/tread (front) 1180 46.5
Track/tread (rear) 1150 45.3
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 700 kg 1543
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer OSCA
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.5 litre
1491 cc
(90.986 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 78 × 78 mm
3.07 × 3.07 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output 80.5 bhp/litre
1.32 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 2 We carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 372.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 190 km/h (118 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 173.81 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
127.83 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
171.43 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.82 kg/kW
13.07 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear 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
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID2563
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 15.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1954 Osca MT4 1500 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.