Geo Metro 1.0 (55 hp, petrol, 1989) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

hatchback (liftback, fastback), 2 doors, 4 seats, dimensions: 3745.00 mm x 1575.00 mm x 1330.00 mm, weight: 750 kg, engine displacement: 993 cc, 3 cylinders, 2 valves per cylinder, max power: 55 hp @ 5700 rpm, max torque: 79 Nm @ 3300 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 20.00 s, max speed: 140 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 5 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): - / - / 4.9 l, tyres: 145/80 R 12
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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.

First year of production1989
Last year of production1996

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typehatchback (liftback, fastback)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats4 (four)
Wheelbase2265.00 mm (millimeters)
7.43 ft (feet)
89.17 in (inches)
2.2650 m (meters)
Front track1365.00 mm (millimeters)
4.48 ft (feet)
53.74 in (inches)
1.3650 m (meters)
Rear track1340.00 mm (millimeters)
4.40 ft (feet)
52.76 in (inches)
1.3400 m (meters)
Length3745.00 mm (millimeters)
12.29 ft (feet)
147.44 in (inches)
3.7450 m (meters)
Width1575.00 mm (millimeters)
5.17 ft (feet)
62.01 in (inches)
1.5750 m (meters)
Height1330.00 mm (millimeters)
4.36 ft (feet)
52.36 in (inches)
1.3300 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity159.0 l (liters)
5.62 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.16 m3 (cubic meters)
159000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Curb weight750 kg (kilograms)
1653.47 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-
Capacity of the fuel tank40.0 l (liters)
8.80 UK gal (UK gallons)
10.57 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 systemdirect injection
Engine locationtransverse, front
Engine displacement993 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism type-
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio9.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders3 (three)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)74.00 mm (millimeters)
0.24 ft (feet)
2.91 in (inches)
0.0740 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)77.00 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
3.03 in (inches)
0.0770 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 power55 hp (horse power)
41.0 kW (kilowatts)
55.8 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5700 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque79 Nm (newton meters)
8.1 kgm (kilogram meters)
58.3 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at3300 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h20.00 s (seconds)
Maximum speed140 km/h (kilometers per hour)
86.99 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)4.9 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
1.08 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
1.29 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
48.00 mpg (miles per gallon)
12.68 mpl (miles per liter)
20.41 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 transmissionmanual
Number of manual gears5 (five)
Drive typefront wheel drive (FWD)


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

Type of steering-
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter-


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - wishbone
Type of rear suspension - spring strut


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

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


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

Rim size-
Tyre code145/80 R 12

Compared to average values

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

Wheelbase- 15%
Front track- 10%
Rear track- 11%
Length- 17%
Width- 11%
Height- 11%
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity- 88%
Curb weight- 47%
Capacity of the fuel tank- 35%
Engine displacement- 56%
Maximum power- 65%
Maximum torque- 70%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h+ 95%
Maximum speed- 30%
Fuel consumption (combined)- 34%