TVR Cerbera Speed Six, 2000 MY

The TVR Cerbera Speed Six is a 2 door coupé style road car with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. Its 4 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder unit that develops 350 bhp (355 PS/261 kW) of power at 6800 rpm, and maximum torque of 448 N·m (330 lb·ft/45.7 kgm) at 5000 rpm. Lubrication is of the dry sump-type. A 5 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1130 kg. Top quoted speed is 257 km/h, or 160 mph.

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TVR Cerbera Speed Six -
TVR Cerbera Speed Six
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TVR Cerbera Speed Six -
TVR Cerbera Speed Six
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Key facts

TVR Cerbera Speed Six, 2000 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4280 mm
How heavy?
1130 kg
What size engine?
4 litre, 3996 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
355 PS / 350 bhp / 261 kW @ 6800 rpm
How much torque?
448 Nm / 330 ft.lb / 45.7 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 4.4 s
How fast?
257 km/h, 160 mph

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2000 TVR Cerbera Speed Six data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2566 mm 101 inches
Track/tread (front) 1464 mm 57.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1470 mm 57.9 inches
Length 4280 mm 168.5 inches
Width 1865 mm 73.4 inches
Height 1220 mm 48 inches
Ground clearance 130 mm 5.1 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight 1130 kg 2491 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 65 litres 14.3 UK Gal 17.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer TVR
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 4 litre
3996 cc
(243.851 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96 × 92 mm
3.78 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.04
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
355 PS (350 bhp) (261 kW)
at 6800 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
87.6 bhp/litre
1.44 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
448 Nm (330 ft·lb) (45.7 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
112.11 Nm/litre
1.36 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction alloy block & head
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1408.8 kPa (204.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 666 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 4.4 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 10.20 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 257 km/h (160 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 314.04 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
230.97 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
309.73 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.14 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 4.33 kg/kW
7.23 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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7½ x 16
Wheel size rear 7½ x 16
Tyres front 225/50 ZR 16
Tyres rear 225/50 ZR 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 291 mm
Rear brake diameter 306 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.8
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID30503
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 34.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 TVR Cerbera Speed Six added 2000-01-02.
Last modified 2016-06-05.