ZAZ 968 А 1.2 A (42 hp, petrol, 1972) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

sedan (saloon), 2 doors, 4 seats, dimensions: 3730.00 mm x 1570.00 mm x 1400.00 mm, weight: 790 kg, engine displacement: 1197 cc, 4 cylinders, 2 valves per cylinder, max power: 42 hp @ 4200 rpm, max torque: 74 Nm @ 2700 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 38.00 s, max speed: 116 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 4 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): - / - / 7.0 l, tyres: 155 SR 13
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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.

ManufacturerZAZ
Series968
ModelА 1.2 A
First year of production1972
Last year of production1979

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typesedan (saloon)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats4 (four)
Wheelbase2160.00 mm (millimeters)
7.09 ft (feet)
85.04 in (inches)
2.1600 m (meters)
Front track1220.00 mm (millimeters)
4.00 ft (feet)
48.03 in (inches)
1.2200 m (meters)
Rear track1200.00 mm (millimeters)
3.94 ft (feet)
47.24 in (inches)
1.2000 m (meters)
Length3730.00 mm (millimeters)
12.24 ft (feet)
146.85 in (inches)
3.7300 m (meters)
Width1570.00 mm (millimeters)
5.15 ft (feet)
61.81 in (inches)
1.5700 m (meters)
Height1400.00 mm (millimeters)
4.59 ft (feet)
55.12 in (inches)
1.4000 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight790 kg (kilograms)
1741.65 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-
Capacity of the fuel tank40.0 l (liters)
8.80 UK gal (UK gallons)
10.57 US gal (US gallons)

Engine

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

Type of fuelA-80 (80 octane gasoline/petrol/gas/benzine)
Engine locationlongitudinal, rear
Engine displacement1197 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio7.20:1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)76.00 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.99 in (inches)
0.0760 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)66.00 mm (millimeters)
0.22 ft (feet)
2.60 in (inches)
0.0660 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 power42 hp (horse power)
31.3 kW (kilowatts)
42.6 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at4200 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque74 Nm (newton meters)
7.5 kgm (kilogram meters)
54.6 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at2700 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h38.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed116 km/h (kilometers per hour)
72.08 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)-
Fuel consumption (extra urban)-
Fuel consumption (combined)7.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.54 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.85 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
33.60 mpg (miles per gallon)
8.88 mpl (miles per liter)
14.29 km/l (kilometers per liter)

Transmission, drive type

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

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

Steering

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

Type of steeringworm and gear
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter-

Suspension

Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - torsion bar/torsion spring
Type of rear suspension - coil springs

Brakes

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

Type of front brakesdrum
Type of rear brakesdrum
ABS (anti-lock braking system)-

Wheels

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

Rim size-
Tyre code155 SR 13

Compared to average values

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

Wheelbase- 19%
Front track- 19%
Rear track- 20%
Length- 17%
Width- 11%
Height- 7%
Curb weight- 44%
Capacity of the fuel tank- 37%
Engine displacement- 49%
Maximum power- 74%
Maximum torque- 70%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h+ 257%
Maximum speed- 41%
Fuel consumption (combined)- 15%