Key facts

Daihatsu Cuore, 1991 MY information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3295 mm
How heavy?
660 kg
What size engine?
0.8 litre, 847 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
40.6 PS / 40 bhp / 29.8 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
65 Nm / 48 / 6.6 kgm @ 3200 rpm


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1991 Daihatsu Cuore technical specifications


The Daihatsu Cuore is a front wheel drive car, with the engine positioned in the front, and a 5 door hatchback body.
Its 3 cylinder, single overhead camshaft naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 0.8 litres. This unit musters power and torque figures of 40 bhp (40.6 PS/29.8 kW) at 5500 rpm and 65 Nm (48 lbft/6.6 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively.
A 4 speed manual 'box transfers the power to the driven wheels.
The Daihatsu Cuore weighs a claimed 660 kg at the kerb.
1991 Daihatsu Cuore data
Daihatsu Cuore, 1991 MY 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 3295 129.7
Width 1395 54.9
Height 1415 55.7
Ground clearance 175 6.9
length:wheelbase ratio 1.45
Kerb weight 660 kg 1455 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 ED-10
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 0.8 litre
847 cc
(51.687 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 66.6 × 81 mm
2.62 × 3.19 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.82
single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
6 valves in total
maximum power output
40.6 PS (40 bhp) (29.8 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output
47.2 bhp/litre
0.77 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
65 Nm (48 ft·lb) (6.6 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
76.74 Nm/litre
0.93 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 964.4 kPa (139.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 282.33 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 61.45 PS/g
45.19 kW/g
60.61 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 22.13 kg/kW
36.96 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.CS.
Rear suspension I.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.97
Final drive ratio 3.95
general ID43142
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 8.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1991 Daihatsu Cuore added 1996-05-08.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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