Mitsubishi Lancer 1200 SL-5, 1979 MY

This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The 1.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, single overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder unit that develops 70 bhp (71 PS/52 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 105 N·m (77 lb·ft/10.7 kgm) at 3000 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. Claimed kerb weight is 865 kg.

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Mitsubishi Lancer 1200 SL-5, 1979 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3990 mm
How heavy?
865 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1244 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
71 PS / 70 bhp / 52 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
105 Nm / 77 ft.lb / 10.7 kgm @ 3000 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1597 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 895 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 1597 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 890 kg
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1979 Mitsubishi Lancer 1200 SL-5 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2340 92.1
Track/tread (front) 1280 50.4
Track/tread (rear) 1250 49.2
Length 3990 157.1
Width 1530 60.2
Height 1360 53.5
Ground clearance 165 6.5
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 865 kg 1907
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mitsubishi
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1244 cc
(75.914 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 69.5 × 82 mm
2.74 × 3.23 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.85
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(JIS)
71 PS (70 bhp) (52 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
(JIS)
56.3 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(JIS)
105 Nm (77 ft·lb) (10.7 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
(JIS)
84.41 Nm/litre
1.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 St carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1060.7 kPa (153.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 311 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 82.05 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
60.35 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
80.92 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.57 kg/kW
27.68 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 9.60 m
Front suspension I.MS.CS.LW.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.85
Final drive ratio 4.22
general
Carfolio.com ID36091
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 12.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1979 Mitsubishi Lancer 1200 SL-5 added 1996-12-11.
Last modified 2013-02-28.