Key facts

1983 Toyota Celica Supra information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4623 mm
How heavy?
1265 kg
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2759 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
172 PS / 170 bhp / 127 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
230 Nm / 170 / 23.5 kgm @ 4600 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 8.81 s
How fast?
209 km/h, 130 mph


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1983 Toyota Celica Supra technical specifications


Toyota Celica Supra is a car that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front located engine powering the rear wheels.
The Toyota Celica Supra's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.8 litre, double overhead camshaft 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 170 bhp (172 PS/127 kW) of power at 5600 rpm, and maximum torque of 230 N·m (170 lb·ft/23.5 kgm) at 4600 rpm.
A 5 speed manual transmission transmits the power to the wheels.
The Toyota Celica Supra weighs a stated 1265 kg at the kerb.
Maximum speed claimed is 209 km/h or 130 mph.
1983 Toyota Celica Supra data
1983 Toyota Celica Supra data
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2610 102.8
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4623 182
Width 1676 66
Height 1321 52
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight 1265 kg 2789 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient 0.4
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Toyota
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.8 litre
2759 cc
(168.365 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 83 × 85 mm
3.27 × 3.35 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.98
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 172 PS (170 bhp) (127 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 61.6 bhp/litre
1.01 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 230 Nm (170 ft·lb) (23.5 kgm)
at 4600 rpm
Specific torque 83.36 Nm/litre
1.01 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.2:1
Fuel system Nippon-Denso fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1047.6 kPa (151.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 459.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 6.66 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 8.81 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile 16.74 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 209 km/h (130 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 136.26 PS/g
100.21 kW/g
134.39 bhp/ton
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.98 kg/kW
16.67 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.CS.STA.HA.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.86
Final drive ratio 3.73
general ID37312
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 25.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1983 Toyota Celica Supra added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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