Key facts

1926 Amilcar C6 information summary

What body style?
racer with 1 seats
How long?
3400 mm
How heavy?
565 kg
What size engine?
1.1 litre, 1094 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
63 PS / 62 bhp / 46 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
How quick?
0-60 mph: 12 s
How fast?
165 km/h, 103 mph


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1926 Amilcar C6 technical specifications


The C6 is a car from Amilcar, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 1 door racer body style.
The 1.1 litre engine is a supercharged, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder that produces 62 bhp (63 PS/46 kW) of power at 5600 rpm.
The engine supplies its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual 'box.
The quoted kerb weight is 565 kg.
Maximum speed quoted is 165 km/h or 103 mph.
1926 Amilcar C6 data
1926 Amilcar C6 data
Body type1 seater racer
Number of doors1
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2235 88
Track/tread (front) 1060 41.7
Track/tread (rear) 1090 42.9
Length 3400 133.9
Width 1224 48.2
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.52
Kerb weight 565 kg 1246 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 1.1 litre
1094 cc
(66.76 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 56 × 74 mm
2.2 × 2.91 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.76
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 63 PS (62 bhp) (46 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 56.7 bhp/litre
0.93 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio 5:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 182.33 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 12 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 165 km/h (103 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 111.26 PS/g
81.83 kW/g
109.73 bhp/ton
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.22 kg/kW
20.41 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
Rear suspension
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 4.50
general ID49786
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 11.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1926 Amilcar C6 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-12-21.

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