Buick Skyhawk Coupé Automatic, 1982 MY 4J S27

Buick Skyhawk Coupé is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The Buick Skyhawk Coupé is one of the 4J model family from Buick. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 1.8 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 88 bhp (89 PS/66 kW) of power at 5100 rpm, and maximum torque of 136 N·m (100 lb·ft/13.9 kgm) at 2800 rpm. A 3 speed automatic 'box transfers the power to the driven wheels.

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Key facts

Buick Skyhawk Coupé Automatic, 1982 MY 4J S27 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
4452 mm
What size engine?
1.8 litre, 1835 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
89 PS / 88 bhp / 66 kW @ 5100 rpm
How much torque?
136 Nm / 100 ft.lb / 13.9 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Buick 4J models

2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1998 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1065 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1998 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1090 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 5M 1998 cm3 97 PS 96 bhp 72 kW 1125 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 85 PS 84 bhp 63 kW 1070 kg
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4M 1835 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 1981 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4M 1796 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 1086 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1835 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4M 1796 cm3 80 PS 79 bhp 59 kW 1086 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 1981 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 1835 cm3 89 PS 88 bhp 66 kW

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1982 Buick Skyhawk Coupé Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2571 mm 101.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1406 mm 55.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1401 mm 55.2 inches
Length 4452 mm 175.3 inches
Width 1575 mm 62 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance 157 mm 6.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code L46
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.8 litre
1835 cc
(111.979 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 73.9 mm
3.5 × 2.91 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.2
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
89 PS (88 bhp) (66 kW)
at 5100 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
48 bhp/litre
0.79 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
136 Nm (100 ft·lb) (13.9 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
74.11 Nm/litre
0.9 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester E2SE carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 931.3 kPa (135.1 psi)
Maximum RPM 5500 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 458.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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
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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 4.040
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5½ x 13
Wheel size rear 5½ x 13
Tyres front 175/80 R 13
Tyres rear 175/80 R 13
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID290433
Production total
Model code S27
Model family 4J
RAC rating 19.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Buick Skyhawk Coupé Automatic added 2012-11-03.
Last modified 2013-02-28.