Key facts

Hindustan Trekker, 1982 MY information summary

What body style?
off-road vehicle with 4/5 seats
How long?
3830 mm
What size engine?
1.5 litre, 1489 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
49.7 PS / 49 bhp / 36.5 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
104 Nm / 77 / 10.6 kgm @ 3000 rpm


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1982 Hindustan Trekker technical specifications


The Trekker is a motor car from Hindustan, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and an off-road vehicle body style.
It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 1.5 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 49 bhp (49.7 PS/36.5 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 104 N·m (77 lb·ft/10.6 kgm) at 3000 rpm.
The power is delivered to the wheels through a 4 speed manual gearbox.
1982 Hindustan Trekker data
Hindustan Trekker, 1982 MY data
Body type4/5 seater off-road vehicle
Number of doors0
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2310 90.9
Track/tread (front) 1400 55.1
Track/tread (rear) 1360 53.5
Length 3830 150.8
Width 1650 65
Height 1800 70.9
Ground clearance 198 7.8
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight
Weight distribution 55 % front
fuel tank capacity 46 litres 10.1 UK Gal 12.2 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMC
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.5 litre
1489 cc
(90.864 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 73 × 88.9 mm
2.87 × 3.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.82
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
49.7 PS (49 bhp) (36.5 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
32.9 bhp/litre
0.54 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
104 Nm (77 ft·lb) (10.6 kgm)
at 3000 rpm
Specific torque
69.85 Nm/litre
0.84 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 7.2:1
Fuel system 1 SU type HS 2 carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 877.7 kPa (127.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 372.25 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 3.720
Turning circle 10.60 m
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.40 x 15
Tyres rear 6.40 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.88
general ID97933
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 13.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Hindustan Trekker added 2002-07-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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