Vauxhall Sintra 3.0i 24V Automatic (201 hp, petrol, 1996) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

5 doors, 7 seats, dimensions: 4670.00 mm x 1830.00 mm x 1711.00 mm, weight: 1725 kg, engine displacement: 2962 cc, double overhead camshaft (DOHC), 6 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 201 hp @ 6000 rpm, max torque: 353 Nm @ 3600 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 10.90 s, max speed: 202 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): - / 4, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 11.3 l / 6.6 l / 8.3 l, rims: 6J X 15, tyres: 205/65 HR 15
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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.

Model3.0i 24V Automatic
First year of production1996
Last year of production1999

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body type-
Number of doors5 (five)
Number of seats7 (seven)
Wheelbase2845.00 mm (millimeters)
9.33 ft (feet)
112.01 in (inches)
2.8450 m (meters)
Front track1562.00 mm (millimeters)
5.12 ft (feet)
61.50 in (inches)
1.5620 m (meters)
Rear track1608.00 mm (millimeters)
5.28 ft (feet)
63.31 in (inches)
1.6080 m (meters)
Length4670.00 mm (millimeters)
15.32 ft (feet)
183.86 in (inches)
4.6700 m (meters)
Width1830.00 mm (millimeters)
6.00 ft (feet)
72.05 in (inches)
1.8300 m (meters)
Height1711.00 mm (millimeters)
5.61 ft (feet)
67.36 in (inches)
1.7110 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity460.0 l (liters)
16.24 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.46 m3 (cubic meters)
460000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity3763.0 l (liters)
132.89 ft3 (cubic feet)
3.76 m3 (cubic meters)
3763000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight1725 kg (kilograms)
3802.97 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight2430 kg (kilograms)
5357.23 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank76.0 l (liters)
16.72 UK gal (UK gallons)
20.08 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 systemmulti-point fuel injection (MPFI)
Engine locationtransverse, front
Engine displacement2962 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.80 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders6 (six)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)86.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.39 in (inches)
0.0860 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)85.00 mm (millimeters)
0.28 ft (feet)
3.35 in (inches)
0.0850 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 power201 hp (horse power)
149.9 kW (kilowatts)
203.8 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque353 Nm (newton meters)
36.0 kgm (kilogram meters)
260.4 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3600 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h10.90 s (seconds)
Maximum speed202 km/h (kilometers per hour)
125.52 mph (miles per hour)
Drag coefficient0.34

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)11.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.49 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.99 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
20.82 mpg (miles per gallon)
5.50 mpl (miles per liter)
8.85 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)6.6 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.45 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.74 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
35.64 mpg (miles per gallon)
9.41 mpl (miles per liter)
15.15 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (combined)8.3 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.83 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
2.19 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
28.34 mpg (miles per gallon)
7.49 mpl (miles per liter)
12.05 km/l (kilometers per liter)

Transmission, drive type

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

Type of transmissionautomatic
Number of automatic gears4 (four)
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)


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

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter12.00 m (meters)
39.37 ft (feet)
472.44 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-


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)Yes


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

Rim size6J X 15
Tyre code205/65 HR 15

Compared to average values

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

Wheelbase+ 7%
Front track+ 3%
Rear track+ 7%
Length+ 4%
Width+ 3%
Height+ 14%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity+ 2%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity+ 173%
Curb weight+ 21%
Maximum weight+ 24%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 23%
Engine displacement+ 32%
Maximum power+ 27%
Maximum torque+ 33%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h+ 6%
Maximum speed+ 0%
Drag coefficient+ 6%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 12%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 7%
Fuel consumption (combined)+ 12%