Rover 45 2.0 V6

This automobile has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front mounted engine driving through the front wheels. The Rover 45 2.0 V6's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2 litre, double overhead camshaft 6 cylinder with 4 valves per cylinder. In this application it develops 148 bhp (150 PS/110 kW) of power at 6500 rpm, and maximum torque of 185 N·m (136 lb·ft/18.9 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. The Rover 45 2.0 V6 weighs a quoted 1265 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Rover 45 2.0 V6 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4517 mm
How heavy?
1265 kg
What size engine?
2 litre, 1997 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
150 PS / 148 bhp / 110 kW @ 6500 rpm
How much torque?
185 Nm / 136 ft.lb / 18.9 kgm @ 4000 rpm

Rover 45 models

5 door hatchback FF 5M 1396 cm3 103 PS 102 bhp 76 kW 1105 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1396 cm3 103 PS 102 bhp 76 kW 1105 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1588 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 1105 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1588 cm3 108 PS 107 bhp 80 kW 1105 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1796 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1125 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1796 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1125 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF CVT 1796 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1150 kg
5 door hatchback FF CVT 1796 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1150 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 1994 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 1230 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1994 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 1230 kg
5 door hatchback FF 5M 1997 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1265 kg

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Rover 45 2.0 V6 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2620 103.1
Track/tread (front) 1475 58.1
Track/tread (rear) 1465 57.7
Length 4517 177.8
Width 1696 66.8
Height 1394 54.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1265 kg 2789
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 55 litres 12.1 UK Gal 14.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.31
Frontal area 2.00
CdA 0.62
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Rover
Engine code K2.0
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 2 litre
1997 cc
(121.864 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80 × 66.2 mm
3.15 × 2.61 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.21
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 150 PS (148 bhp) (110 kW)
at 6500 rpm
Specific output 74.1 bhp/litre
1.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 185 Nm (136 ft·lb) (18.9 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 92.64 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system MEMS3 fuel inj.
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1164.1 kPa (168.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 332.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
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 118.62 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
87.24 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
117 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.46 kg/kW
19.15 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 11.30 m
Front suspension I.DW.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MultiLi.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 5.5J x 14
Wheel size rear 5.5J x 14
Tyres front 185/65 TR 14
Tyres rear 185/65 TR 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di
Front brake diameter 262 mm
Rear brake diameter 239 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 5
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 4.15
general
Carfolio.com ID92631
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 23.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Rover 45 2.0 V6 added 2002-02-02.
Last modified 2013-02-28.