2017 Caterham Supersprint

The Caterham Supersprint is a roadster style car with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. The Caterham Supersprint's engine is a turbocharged petrol, 0.7 litre, double overhead camshaft 3 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it develops 95 bhp (96 PS/71 kW) of power. A 5 speed manual 'box transfers the power to the driven wheels. Maximum speed quoted is 161 km/h (100 mph).


Key facts

2017 Caterham Supersprint information summary

What body style?
0 door roadster with 1 seats
How long?
3100 mm
What size engine?
0.7 litre, 658 cm3
How many cylinders?
3, Straight
How much power?
96 PS / 95 bhp / 71 kW
How much torque?
How quick?
0-60 mph: 6.91 s
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph

Caterham Supersprint models

Caterham Supersprint -
0 door roadster FR 5M 658 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2017 Caterham Supersprint data
Body type1 seater roadster
Number of doors0
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2225 mm 87.6 inches
Track/tread (front) 1220 mm 48 inches
Track/tread (rear)
Length 3100 mm 122 inches
Width 1575 mm 62 inches
Height 990 mm 39 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.39
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 36 litres 7.9 UK Gal 9.5 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type turbocharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Suzuki
Engine code K6A
Cylinders Straight 3
Capacity 0.7 litre
658 cc
(40.154 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 68 × 60.4 mm
2.68 × 2.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 96 PS (95 bhp) (71 kW)
Specific output 144.4 bhp/litre
2.37 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system EFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 219.33 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph 6.91 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 161 km/h (100 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
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
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 1.930
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front Avon 155/65 R 14
Tyres rear Avon 155/65 R 14
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID530827
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 8.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 Caterham Supersprint added 2017-10-01.
Last modified 2017-10-01.