Key facts

Holden Commodore V8 Berlina, 1997 MY VT information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4884 mm
What size engine?
5 litre, 4987 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
265 PS / 261 bhp / 195 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
430 Nm / 317 ft.lb / 43.8 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How economical?
11.0/7.2 l/100km city/highway

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1997 Holden Commodore V8 Berlina technical specifications

1997 Holden Commodore V8 Berlina data
Holden Commodore V8 Berlina, 1997 MY VT data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2788 109.8
Track/tread (front) 1569 61.8
Track/tread (rear) 1587 62.5
Length 4884 192.3
Width 1842 72.5
Height 1450 57.1
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.75
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75 litres 16.5 UK Gal 19.8 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5 litre
4987 cc
(304.325 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 76.8 mm
4 × 3.02 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.32
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
265 PS (261 bhp) (195 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
52.3 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
430 Nm (317 ft·lb) (43.8 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
86.22 Nm/litre
1.04 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.8:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1083.5 kPa (157.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 623.38 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 11.0/7.2 l/100km city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km11.0/7.2 l/100km city/highway
km per litre9.1/13.9 km/l city/highway
UK MPG25.7/39.2 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG21.4/32.7 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion VPAS
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6.00 x 15
Wheel size rear 6.00 x 15
Tyres front P205/65 R 15 95H
Tyres rear P205/65 R 15 95H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID513887
Production total
Model code
Model family VT
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Holden Commodore V8 Berlina added 2017-04-01.
Last modified 2017-04-01.

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