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1987 Porsche 924S information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4211 mm
How heavy?
1195 kg
What size engine?
2.5 litre, 2479 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
162 PS / 160 bhp / 119 kW @ 5900 rpm
How much torque?
210 Nm / 155 ft.lb / 21.4 kgm @ 4500 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 8.00 s
How fast?
216 km/h, 134 mph

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Porsche 924S models

1987 Porsche 924S technical specifications

Introduction

This car has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels.
Powering the Porsche 924S is a single overhead camshaft, 2.5 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 160 bhp (162 PS/119 kW) at 5900 rpm and 210 N·m (155 lb·ft/21.4 kgm) at 4500 rpm respectively.
The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 5 speed manual transmission.
Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1195 kg.
It is claimed to attain a top speed of 216 km/h (134 mph).
1987 Porsche 924S data
1987 Porsche 924S data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2400 94.5
Track/tread (front) 1420 55.9
Track/tread (rear) 1372 54
Length 4211 165.8
Width 1684 66.3
Height 1275 50.2
Ground clearance 152 6
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight 1195 kg 2635 lb
Weight distribution 50.80 % front
fuel tank capacity 66 litres 14.5 UK Gal 17.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.330
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Porsche
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.5 litre
2479 cc
(151.278 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 100 × 78.9 mm
3.94 × 3.11 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.27
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
162 PS (160 bhp) (119 kW)
at 5900 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
64.5 bhp/litre
1.06 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
210 Nm (155 ft·lb) (21.4 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
84.71 Nm/litre
1.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium alloy block & heads
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system Bo L-Jet fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1064.5 kPa (154.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 619.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 5.60 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 8.00 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 21.40 s
Standing quarter-mile 16.30 s
@ 87.00 mph
Standing kilometre 29.20 s
@ 177.00 km/h
Maximum speed 216 km/h (134 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 135.75 PS/g
99.84 kW/g
133.89 bhp/ton
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.02 kg/kW
16.73 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per 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 rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock 3.200
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.S.ARB.
Rear suspension I.CS.STA.ARB.
Wheel size front 6.0
Wheel size rear 6.0
Tyres front 195/65 VR 15
Tyres rear 195/65 VR 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S
Front brake diameter 282 mm
Rear brake diameter 289 mm
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.83
Final drive ratio 3.89
general
Carfolio.com ID33330
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 24.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Porsche 924S added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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