Key facts

1997 Perodua Kancil information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3345 mm
How heavy?
645 kg
What size engine?
0.7 litre, 659 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
31.4 PS / 31 bhp / 23.1 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
49 Nm / 36.1 / 5 kgm @ 3200 rpm


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1997 Perodua Kancil technical specifications


Perodua Kancil is an automobile that has a 5 door hatchback body style with a front located engine driving through the front wheels.
Power is supplied by a single overhead camshaft, 0.7 litre naturally aspirated 3 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 31 bhp (31.4 PS/23.1 kW) at 6400 rpm and 49 N·m (36.1 lb·ft/5 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively.
Quoted weight at the kerb is 645 kg.
1997 Perodua Kancil data
1997 Perodua Kancil data
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors5
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2280 89.8
Track/tread (front) 1215 47.8
Track/tread (rear) 1205 47.4
Length 3345 131.7
Width 1395 54.9
Height 1415 55.7
Ground clearance 175 6.9
length:wheelbase ratio 1.47
Kerb weight 645 kg 1422 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 32 litres 7 UK Gal 8.5 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Daihatsu
Engine code EF-CL
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 0.7 litre
659 cc
(40.215 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 68 × 60.5 mm
2.68 × 2.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
6 valves in total
maximum power output 31.4 PS (31 bhp) (23.1 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output 47 bhp/litre
0.77 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 49 Nm (36.1 ft·lb) (5 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque 74.36 Nm/litre
0.9 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 934.4 kPa (135.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 219.67 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 48.73 PS/g
35.84 kW/g
48.06 bhp/ton
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 27.9 kg/kW
46.61 lb/bhp
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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.STA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 145/70 R 12
Tyres rear 145/70 R 12
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID3014
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 8.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Perodua Kancil added 1996-03-23.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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