Key facts

Oldsmobile Toronado, 1969 MY 39400 9487 information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5456 mm
What size engine?
7.4 litre, 7447 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
406 PS / 400 bhp / 298 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
678 Nm / 500 / 69.1 kgm @ 3200 rpm


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1969 Oldsmobile Toronado technical specifications


Oldsmobile Toronado is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front located engine powering the front wheels.
It forms part of Oldsmobile's 39400 range of cars.
The Oldsmobile Toronado's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 7.4 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 400 bhp (406 PS/298 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 678 N·m (500 lb·ft/69.1 kgm) at 3200 rpm.
The engine transmits power to the wheels compliments of a 3 speed automatic gearbox.
1969 Oldsmobile Toronado data
Oldsmobile Toronado, 1969 MY 39400 9487 data
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3023 119
Track/tread (front) 1613 63.5
Track/tread (rear) 1600 63
Length 5456 214.8
Width 2002 78.8
Height 1341 52.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 90.9 litres 20 UK Gal 24 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Oldsmobile
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7.4 litre
7447 cc
(454.444 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 104.78 × 107.95 mm
4.13 × 4.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.97
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
406 PS (400 bhp) (298 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
53.7 bhp/litre
0.88 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
678 Nm (500 ft·lb) (69.1 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
91.04 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.25:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester Quadrajet carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1144.1 kPa (165.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 930.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering recirculating ball PAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 8.85 x 15
Tyres rear 8.85 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.07
general ID286935
Production total
Model code 9487
Model family 39400
RAC rating 54.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Oldsmobile Toronado added 2012-10-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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