1967 TVR Tuscan SE

TVR Tuscan SE is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé body style with a front positioned engine driving through the rear wheels. The TVR Tuscan SE's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 4.7 litre, overhead valve 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant has an output of 271 bhp (275 PS/202 kW) of power at 6000 rpm, and maximum torque of 426 N·m (314 lb·ft/43.4 kgm) at 3400 rpm. The engine drives the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission. Claimed kerb weight is 1030 kg. Maximum quoted speed is 249 km/h or 155 mph.

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1967 TVR Tuscan SE information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
3886 mm
How heavy?
1030 kg
What size engine?
4.7 litre, 4727 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
275 PS / 271 bhp / 202 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
426 Nm / 314 ft.lb / 43.4 kgm @ 3400 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 5.7 s
How fast?
249 km/h, 155 mph

TVR Tuscan models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 5M 3532 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 920 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4OD 2994 cm3 140 PS 138 bhp 103 kW 910 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1030 kg

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1967 TVR Tuscan SE data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2286 mm 90 inches
Track/tread (front) 1334 mm 52.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1359 mm 53.5 inches
Length 3886 mm 153 inches
Width 1656 mm 65.2 inches
Height 1252 mm 49.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.7
Kerb weight 1030 kg 2271 lb
Weight distribution 50.5 % front
fuel tank capacity 71.4 litres 15.7 UK Gal 18.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 4.7 litre
4727 cc
(288.459 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 72.9 mm
4 × 2.87 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.39
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
275 PS (271 bhp) (202 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
57.3 bhp/litre
0.94 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
426 Nm (314 ft·lb) (43.4 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
90.12 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system 1 Fo carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1132.5 kPa (164.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 590.88 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 4.5 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 5.7 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 13.80 s
Standing quarter-mile 14.1 s
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 249 km/h (155 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 266.76 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
196.2 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
263.11 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.12 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.1 kg/kW
8.51 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 rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle 9.80 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.DW.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.07
general
Carfolio.com ID55638
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 TVR Tuscan SE added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.