Key facts

1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
3945 mm
How heavy?
830 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 / 9 kgm @ 3800 rpm


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1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé technical specifications


The Corolla 1200 Coupé is a rear wheel drive coupé car with a front located engine, manufactured by Toyota.
Powering the Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé is an overhead valve, 1.2 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 68 bhp (69 PS/51 kW) at 6000 rpm and 88 N·m (65 lb·ft/9 kgm) at 3800 rpm respectively.
Power is transmitted to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox.
The Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé weighs a claimed 830 kg at the kerb.
1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé data
1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé data
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2335 91.9
Track/tread (front) 1260 49.6
Track/tread (rear) 1245 49
Length 3945 155.3
Width 1505 59.3
Height 1345 53
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight 830 kg 1830 lb
Weight distribution 57.8 % front
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
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
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
69 PS (68 bhp) (51 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
58.3 bhp/litre
0.96 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
88 Nm (65 ft·lb) (9 kgm)
at 3800 rpm
Specific torque
75.47 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
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
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 83.07 PS/g
61.09 kW/g
81.93 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 16.37 kg/kW
27.34 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
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
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
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.22
general ID53933
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Toyota Corolla 1200 Coupé added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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