Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged Automatic, 1997 MY VT

The Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged is a 4 door saloon (sedan)-bodied road car with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. The Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged is one of the VT model family from Holden. Its engine is a supercharged petrol, 3.8 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 229 bhp (232 PS/171 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 375 N·m (277 lb·ft/38.2 kgm) at 3000 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged Automatic, 1997 MY VT information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4884 mm
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3791 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
232 PS / 229 bhp / 171 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
375 Nm / 277 ft.lb / 38.2 kgm @ 3000 rpm
How economical?
13.5/7.8 l/100km city/highway

Holden Commodore models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 5665 cm3 305 PS 301 bhp 224 kW 1641 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW 1551 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 200 PS 197 bhp 147 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 3791 cm3 232 PS 229 bhp 171 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 265 PS 261 bhp 195 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 4987 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 4987 cm3 265 PS 261 bhp 195 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 265 PS 261 bhp 195 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 4987 cm3 265 PS 261 bhp 195 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 5M 4987 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 243 PS 240 bhp 179 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4A 4987 cm3 265 PS 261 bhp 195 kW

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1997 Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2788 mm 109.8 inches
Track/tread (front) 1569 mm 61.8 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1587 mm 62.5 inches
Length 4884 mm 192.3 inches
Width 1842 mm 72.5 inches
Height 1450 mm 57.1 inches
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 supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 90° vee
Capacity 3.8 litre
3791 cc
(231.341 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 96.5 × 86.4 mm
3.8 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
232 PS (229 bhp) (171 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
60.4 bhp/litre
0.99 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
375 Nm (277 ft·lb) (38.2 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
98.92 Nm/litre
1.2 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system MPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1243 kPa (180.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 631.83 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor
Intercooler
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 13.5/7.8 l/100km city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km13.5/7.8 l/100km city/highway
km/litre7.4/12.8 km/l city/highway
UK MPG20.9/36.2 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG17.4/30.2 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
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 P225/50 R 16 95H
Tyres rear P225/50 R 16 95H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.7
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID513920
Production total
Model code
Model family VT
RAC rating 34.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1997 Holden Commodore V6 S Supercharged Automatic added 2017-04-01.
Last modified 2017-04-01.