Vauxhall Royale Coupe 2.8 (140 hp, petrol, 1979) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

coupe (fixed-head coupé), 3 doors, 5 seats, dimensions: 4758.00 mm x 1734.00 mm x 1334.00 mm, weight: 1375 kg, engine displacement: 2784 cc, single overhead camshaft (SOHC), 6 cylinders, max power: 140 hp @ 5200 rpm, max torque: 214 Nm @ 3400 rpm, max speed: 195 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 4 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 15.8 l / - / -, rims: R14, tyres: 195/70 R14
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Manufacturer, series, model, years of production

Basic information about the manufacturer, series and model of the vehicle. First and last years of production.

ModelCoupe 2.8
First year of production1979
Last year of production1982

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

Information about the body style of the vehicle, overall dimensions, weight, boot space and fuel tank capacity.

Body typecoupe (fixed-head coupé)
Number of doors3 (three)
Number of seats5 (five)
Wheelbase2668.00 mm (millimeters)
8.75 ft (feet)
105.04 in (inches)
2.6680 m (meters)
Front track-
Rear track-
Length4758.00 mm (millimeters)
15.61 ft (feet)
187.32 in (inches)
4.7580 m (meters)
Width1734.00 mm (millimeters)
5.69 ft (feet)
68.27 in (inches)
1.7340 m (meters)
Height1334.00 mm (millimeters)
4.38 ft (feet)
52.52 in (inches)
1.3340 m (meters)
Ground clearance152.00 mm (millimeters)
0.50 ft (feet)
5.98 in (inches)
0.1520 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity280.0 l (liters)
9.89 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.28 m3 (cubic meters)
280000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity764.0 l (liters)
26.98 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.76 m3 (cubic meters)
764000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1375 kg (kilograms)
3031.36 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight1900 kg (kilograms)
4188.78 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank70.0 l (liters)
15.40 UK gal (UK gallons)
18.49 US gal (US gallons)


Technical data about the vehicle's engine - location, displacement, aspiration, cylinders, valves, compression, fuel, etc.

Type of fuelpetrol
Type of fuel systemcarburettor
Engine locationlongitudinal, front
Engine displacement2784 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typesingle overhead camshaft (SOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio9.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)
Valves per cylinder-
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)92.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.62 in (inches)
0.0920 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)69.80 mm (millimeters)
0.23 ft (feet)
2.75 in (inches)
0.0698 m (meters)

Power, torque, acceleration, speed

Information about the maximum power, torque, speed and the revolutions per minute, at which they are reached. Acceleration time from 0 to 100 km.

Maximum power140 hp (horse power)
104.4 kW (kilowatts)
141.9 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5200 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque214 Nm (newton meters)
21.8 kgm (kilogram meters)
157.8 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3400 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-
Maximum speed195 km/h (kilometers per hour)
121.17 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

Information about the fuel consumption (urban, extra-urban, combined).

Fuel consumption (urban)15.8 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
3.48 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
4.17 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
14.89 mpg (miles per gallon)
3.93 mpl (miles per liter)
6.33 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-
Fuel consumption (combined)-

Transmission, drive type

Information about the transmission (automatic and/or manual), number of gears/speeds and type of drive.

Type of transmissionmanual
Number of manual gears4 (four)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


Technical specifications about the type of steering and the vehicle's turning circle (turning diameter).

Type of steering-
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter10.04 m (meters)
32.94 ft (feet)
395.28 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs
- MacPherson strut
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - independent suspension
- coil springs


Type of brakes used on the front and rear wheels as well as presence of an ABS (anti-lock braking system).

Type of front brakesventilated discs
Type of rear brakesdiscs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)-


Type and size of the rims and tyres of the vehicle.

Rim sizeR14
Tyre code195/70 R14

Compared to average values

The difference in percent between the values of some of the vehicle's characteristics and their average values.

Wheelbase- 0%
Length+ 6%
Width- 2%
Height- 11%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 38%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity- 45%
Curb weight- 3%
Maximum weight- 3%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 14%
Engine displacement+ 24%
Maximum power- 12%
Maximum torque- 19%
Maximum speed- 3%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 57%