Spectre R42 4.6 i V8 32V (355 hp, petrol, 1995) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

coupe (fixed-head coupé), 2 doors, 2 seats, dimensions: 4190.00 mm x 1860.00 mm x 1090.00 mm, weight: 1250 kg, engine displacement: 4601 cc, double overhead camshaft (DOHC), 8 cylinders, 4 valves per cylinder, max power: 355 hp @ 5950 rpm, max torque: 454 Nm @ 4800 rpm, acceleration (0-100): 4.60 s, max speed: 282 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 5 / -, fuel type: petrol, fuel consumption (urban/extra urban/combined): 25.0 l / 13.0 l / -, tyres: 235/45 ZR17, 335/35 ZR17
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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.

Model4.6 i V8 32V
First year of production1995
Last year of production1998

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 doors2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)
Wheelbase2410.00 mm (millimeters)
7.91 ft (feet)
94.88 in (inches)
2.4100 m (meters)
Front track1600.00 mm (millimeters)
5.25 ft (feet)
62.99 in (inches)
1.6000 m (meters)
Rear track1550.00 mm (millimeters)
5.09 ft (feet)
61.02 in (inches)
1.5500 m (meters)
Length4190.00 mm (millimeters)
13.75 ft (feet)
164.96 in (inches)
4.1900 m (meters)
Width1860.00 mm (millimeters)
6.10 ft (feet)
73.23 in (inches)
1.8600 m (meters)
Height1090.00 mm (millimeters)
3.58 ft (feet)
42.91 in (inches)
1.0900 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity-
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight1250 kg (kilograms)
2755.78 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight-
Capacity of the fuel tank68.0 l (liters)
14.96 UK gal (UK gallons)
17.96 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 locationlongitudinal, rear
Engine displacement4601 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typedouble overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio10.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersV engine
Number of cylinders8 (eight)
Valves per cylinder4 (four)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)90.20 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.55 in (inches)
0.0902 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)90.00 mm (millimeters)
0.30 ft (feet)
3.54 in (inches)
0.0900 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 power355 hp (horse power)
264.7 kW (kilowatts)
359.9 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at5950 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque454 Nm (newton meters)
46.3 kgm (kilogram meters)
334.9 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at4800 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.60 s (seconds)
Maximum speed282 km/h (kilometers per hour)
175.23 mph (miles per hour)

Fuel consumption

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

Fuel consumption (urban)25.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
5.50 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
6.60 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
9.41 mpg (miles per gallon)
2.49 mpl (miles per liter)
4.00 km/l (kilometers per liter)
Fuel consumption (extra urban)13.0 l/100km (liters per 100 kilometers)
2.86 UK gal/100km (UK gallons per 100 kilometers)
3.43 US gal/100km (US gallons per 100 kilometers)
18.09 mpg (miles per gallon)
4.78 mpl (miles per liter)
7.69 km/l (kilometers per liter)
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 gears5 (five)
Drive typerear wheel drive (RWD)


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

Type of steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steeringhydraulic
Turning circle diameter-


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - double wishbones
Type of rear 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 brakesventilated discs
ABS (anti-lock braking system)Yes


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

Rim size-
Tyre code235/45 ZR17, 335/35 ZR17

Compared to average values

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

Wheelbase- 10%
Front track+ 6%
Rear track+ 3%
Length- 7%
Width+ 5%
Height- 27%
Curb weight- 12%
Capacity of the fuel tank+ 10%
Engine displacement+ 105%
Maximum power+ 124%
Maximum torque+ 71%
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h- 55%
Maximum speed+ 40%
Fuel consumption (urban)+ 148%
Fuel consumption (extra urban)+ 110%