1996 Renault Megane Coupé

This car has a 3 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine powering the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 115 bhp (117 PS/86 kW) of power at 5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 168 N·m (124 lb·ft/17.1 kgm) at 4250 rpm. The engine powers the wheels compliments of a 5 speed manual 'box. The stated kerb weight is 1045 kg. Maximum stated speed is 201 km/h (125 mph).

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1996 Renault Megane Coupé information summary

What body style?
3 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
3931 mm
How heavy?
1045 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1998 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
117 PS / 115 bhp / 86 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
168 Nm / 124 ft.lb / 17.1 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.5 s
How fast?
201 km/h, 125 mph

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3 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 1598 cm3 108 PS 106.5 bhp 79 kW 178.0 CO2 1170 kg
3 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 1870 cm3 98 PS 97 bhp 72 kW 1180 kg

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1996 Renault Megane Coupé data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2468 97.2
Track/tread (front) 1450 57.1
Track/tread (rear) 1432 56.4
Length 3931 154.8
Width 1900 74.8
Height 1366 53.8
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.59
Kerb weight 1045 kg 2304
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60 litres 13.2 UK Gal 15.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Renault
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2 litre
1998 cc
(121.925 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.7 × 93 mm
3.26 × 3.66 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.89
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
117 PS (115 bhp) (86 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
57.6 bhp/litre
0.94 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
168 Nm (124 ft·lb) (17.1 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
84.08 Nm/litre
1.02 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system SPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1056.6 kPa (153.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 499.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.5 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 201 km/h (125 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 111.58 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.06 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.05 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.19 kg/kW
20.35 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID6534
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 17.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1996 Renault Megane Coupé added 1997-09-15.
Last modified 2013-02-28.