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 55.00 % 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 1.00
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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