Key facts

2000 Opel Corsa 1.2 16v Z12XE information summary

What body style?
hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3817 mm
How heavy?
1010 kg
What size engine?
1.2 litre, 1199 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
74 PS / 73 bhp / 54 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
110 Nm / 81 ft.lb / 11.2 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 13.00 s
How fast?
170 km/h, 106 mph
How economical?
8.2/5.2/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
151 CO2 g/km

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2000 Opel Corsa 1.2 16v technical specifications

Introduction

Opel Corsa 1.2 16v is an automobile that has a 3 door hatchback type body with a front mounted engine delivering its power to the front wheels.
Its 1.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 4 cylinder that develops 73 bhp (74 PS/54 kW) of power at 5600 rpm, and maximum torque of 110 N·m (81 lb·ft/11.2 kgm) at 4000 rpm.
The engine powers the wheels compliments of a 5 speed manual transmission.
Stated kerb weight is 1010 kg.
Maximum stated speed is 170 km/h or 106 mph, stated fuel consumption figures are 8.2/5.2/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 151 g/km.
2000 Opel Corsa 1.2 16v data
2000 Opel Corsa 1.2 16v Z12XE data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2491 98.1
Track/tread (front) 1429 56.3
Track/tread (rear) 1420 55.9
Length 3817 150.3
Width 1646 64.8
Height 1440 56.7
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight 1010 kg 2227 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 44 litres 9.7 UK Gal 11.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.320
Frontal area 2.01
CdA 0.64
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Opel
Engine code 1.2 ECOTEC
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.2 litre
1199 cc
(73.167 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 72.5 × 72.6 mm
2.85 × 2.86 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1
double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
74 PS (73 bhp) (54 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
60.9 bhp/litre
1 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
110 Nm (81 ft·lb) (11.2 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
91.74 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 10.1:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1152.9 kPa (167.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 299.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 13.00 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 170 km/h (106 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 73.28 PS/g
53.9 kW/g
72.28 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 18.55 kg/kW
30.99 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.2/5.2/6.3 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km8.25.26.3 l100km urbanextra-urbancombined
km per litre12.2/19.2/15.9 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG34.4/54.3/44.8 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG28.7/45.2/37.3 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 151 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 146.16 g/km
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 4.300
Turning circle 10.40 m
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5J x 13
Wheel size rear 5J x 13
Tyres front 155/80 R 13 T
Tyres rear 155/80 R 13 T
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 240 mm
Rear brake diameter 200 mm
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.89
Final drive ratio 3.74
general
Carfolio.com ID99715
Production total
Model code Z12XE
Model family
RAC rating 13.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Opel Corsa 1.2 16v added 2002-10-08.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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