1969 Dornier Delta II

This automobile has a 2 door saloon type body with a rear mounted engine powering the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 0.4 litre capacity. This powerplant features two stroke valve gear, 2 cylinder layout,. It produces 19.7 bhp (20 PS/14.7 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 32 N·m (23.6 lb·ft/3.3 kgm) at 3900 rpm. This power is supplied to the wheels through a 4 speed manual gearbox. It weighs a claimed 430 kg at the kerb. Maximum speed quoted is 70 km/h, which is 43 mph.

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1969 Dornier Delta II information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 2 seats
How long?
2100 mm
How heavy?
430 kg
What size engine?
0.4 litre, 395 cm3
How many cylinders?
2, Straight
How much power?
20 PS / 19.7 bhp / 14.7 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
32 Nm / 23.6 ft.lb / 3.3 kgm @ 3900 rpm
How fast?
70 km/h, 43 mph
1969 Dornier Delta II data
bodywork
Body type2 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 1230 mm 48.4 inches
Track/tread (front) 1200 mm 47.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1160 mm 45.7 inches
Length 2100 mm 82.7 inches
Width 1360 mm 53.5 inches
Height 1500 mm 59.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 430 kg 948 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 25 litres 5.5 UK Gal 6.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Glas
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 2
Capacity 0.4 litre
395 cc
(24.104 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 67 × 56 mm
2.64 × 2.2 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.2
Valve gear two stroke (TS)
0 valves per cylinder
0 valves in total
maximum power output 20 PS (19.7 bhp) (14.7 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output 49.9 bhp/litre
0.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 32 Nm (23.6 ft·lb) (3.3 kgm)
at 3900 rpm
Specific torque 81.01 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 6:1
Fuel system 1 Bing 7/28/4 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 509 kPa (73.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Air
Unitary capacity 197.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 70 km/h (43 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 46.45 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
34.16 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
45.81 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 29.27 kg/kW
48.89 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 rear
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 4.40-8
Tyres rear 4.40-8
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.62
Final drive ratio 7.80
general
Carfolio.com ID510213
Production total 1
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 5.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1969 Dornier Delta II added 2017-02-12.
Last modified 2017-02-12.