1970 Toyota Corolla 1200

The Toyota Corolla 1200 is a rear wheel drive vehicle, with its engine placed in the front, and a saloon (sedan) bodyshell. Its 1.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 4 cylinder that develops 68 bhp (69 PS/51 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 88 N·m (65 lb·ft/9 kgm) at 3800 rpm. Power is supplied to the wheels through a 4 speed manual gearbox. The Toyota Corolla 1200 weighs a claimed 770 kg at the kerb. Maximum quoted speed is 147 km/h (91 mph).

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1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
3945 mm
How heavy?
770 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1166 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
69 PS / 68 bhp / 51 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
88 Nm / 65 ft.lb / 9 kgm @ 3800 rpm
How fast?
147 km/h, 91 mph

Toyota Corolla models

fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1166 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW 830 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1166 cm3 74 PS 73 bhp 54 kW 770 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1166 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW 770 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1166 cm3 78 PS 77 bhp 57 kW 830 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1407 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 850 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1407 cm3 87 PS 86 bhp 64 kW 830 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1407 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 850 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 1407 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 830 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 1407 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 830 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 1588 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW

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1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2335 mm 91.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1255 mm 49.4 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1245 mm 49 inches
Length 3945 mm 155.3 inches
Width 1505 mm 59.3 inches
Height 1375 mm 54.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 770 kg 1698 lb
Weight distribution 54.5 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Toyota
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1166 cc
(71.154 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 75 × 66 mm
2.95 × 2.6 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.14
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
69 PS (68 bhp) (51 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
58.3 bhp/litre
0.96 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
88 Nm (65 ft·lb) (9 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
75.47 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Ai carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 948.4 kPa (137.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 291.5 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) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile 18.5 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 147 km/h (91 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 89.54 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
65.85 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
88.31 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.19 kg/kW
25.36 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 front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.LW.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.22
general
Carfolio.com ID53900
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.