Key facts

1962 Rover P4-110 P4 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4534 mm
How heavy?
1517 kg
What size engine?
2.6 litre, 2625 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
193 Nm / 142 / 19.7 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 15.9 s
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph


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1962 Rover P4-110 technical specifications


The P4-110 is a road car from Rover, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style.
The Rover P4-110 is one of the P4 model family from Rover.
Powering the Rover P4-110 is a 2.6 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) at 5000 rpm and 193 N·m (142 lb·ft/19.7 kgm) at 3000 rpm respectively.
A 4 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the wheels.
Quoted weight at the kerb is 1517 kg.
Maximum speed claimed is 161 km/h or 100 mph.
1962 Rover P4-110 data
1962 Rover P4-110 P4 data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2210 87
Track/tread (front) 1334 52.5
Track/tread (rear) 1334 52.5
Length 4534 178.5
Width 1664 65.5
Height 1619 63.7
Ground clearance 222 8.7
length:wheelbase ratio 2.05
Kerb weight 1517 kg 3344 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 52.3 litres 11.5 UK Gal 13.8 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Rover
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 2.6 litre
2625 cc
(160.187 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77.8 × 92.08 mm
3.06 × 3.63 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.84

2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
43.8 bhp/litre
0.72 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
193 Nm (142 ft·lb) (19.7 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
73.52 Nm/litre
0.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 437.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 15.9 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile 20.6 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 161 km/h (100 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 76.86 PS/g
56.53 kW/g
75.81 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.69 kg/kW
29.55 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.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.30
general ID47795
Production total
Model code
Model family P4
RAC rating 22.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1962 Rover P4-110 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-03-04.

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