1967 TVR Tina Prototype

The TVR Tina Prototype is a rear wheel drive automobile, with its engine positioned in the rear, and a 2 door coupé bodyshell. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 0.9 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit develops 51 bhp (52 PS/38 kW) of power at 6100 rpm. It weighs a claimed 711 kg at the kerb. Maximum quoted speed is 161 km/h or 100 mph.

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Key facts

1967 TVR Tina Prototype information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
3658 mm
How heavy?
711 kg
What size engine?
0.9 litre, 875 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
52 PS / 51 bhp / 38 kW @ 6100 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph

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1967 TVR Tina Prototype data
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2083 mm 82 inches
Track/tread (front) 1283 mm 50.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1283 mm 50.5 inches
Length 3658 mm 144 inches
Width 1524 mm 60 inches
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 711 kg 1567 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Hillman
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 0.9 litre
875 cc
(53.396 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 68 × 60.38 mm
2.68 × 2.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 52 PS (51 bhp) (38 kW)
at 6100 rpm
Specific output 58.3 bhp/litre
0.96 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system 1 So carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 218.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 12 s
Acceleration 0-60mph
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 72.73 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
53.49 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
71.73 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.7 kg/kW
31.23 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 rear
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension SwingArm
Rear suspension TA.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox
Top gear ratio 4.85
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID73986
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 11.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 TVR Tina Prototype added 1997-09-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.