Triumph Spitfire 1.3 MK III (75 hp, petrol, 1967) - Technical data, specifications, characteristics

cabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé), 2 doors, 2 seats, dimensions: 3734.00 mm x 1448.00 mm x 1207.00 mm, weight: 748 kg, engine displacement: 1296 cc, overhead valve (OHV), 4 cylinders, 2 valves per cylinder, max power: 75 hp @ 6000 rpm, max torque: 102 Nm @ 4000 rpm, max speed: 160 km/h, gears (manual/automatic): 4 / -, fuel type: petrol
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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.

Model1.3 MK III
First year of production1967
Last year of production1970

Body type, dimensions, volumes, weight

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

Body typecabriolet (convertible, drop-head coupé)
Number of doors2 (two)
Number of seats2 (two)
Wheelbase2108.00 mm (millimeters)
6.92 ft (feet)
82.99 in (inches)
2.1080 m (meters)
Front track1245.00 mm (millimeters)
4.08 ft (feet)
49.02 in (inches)
1.2450 m (meters)
Rear track1220.00 mm (millimeters)
4.00 ft (feet)
48.03 in (inches)
1.2200 m (meters)
Length3734.00 mm (millimeters)
12.25 ft (feet)
147.01 in (inches)
3.7340 m (meters)
Width1448.00 mm (millimeters)
4.75 ft (feet)
57.01 in (inches)
1.4480 m (meters)
Height1207.00 mm (millimeters)
3.96 ft (feet)
47.52 in (inches)
1.2070 m (meters)
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity190.0 l (liters)
6.71 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.19 m3 (cubic meters)
190000.00 cc (cubic centimeters)
Maximum trunk/boot space capacity-
Curb weight748 kg (kilograms)
1649.06 lbs (pounds)
Maximum weight925 kg (kilograms)
2039.28 lbs (pounds)
Capacity of the fuel tank37.6 l (liters)
8.27 UK gal (UK gallons)
9.93 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 displacement1296 cc (cubic centimeters)
Valve mechanism typeoverhead valve (OHV)
Type of aspirationnaturally aspirated
Compression ratio9.00 : 1
Arrangement of the cylindersinline/straight engine
Number of cylinders4 (four)
Valves per cylinder2 (two)
Bore (the diameter of a cylinder)73.70 mm (millimeters)
0.24 ft (feet)
2.90 in (inches)
0.0737 m (meters)
Stroke (the length of a piston stroke)76.00 mm (millimeters)
0.25 ft (feet)
2.99 in (inches)
0.0760 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 power75 hp (horse power)
55.9 kW (kilowatts)
76.0 ps (metric horsepower)
Maximum power is generated at6000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Maximum torque102 Nm (newton meters)
10.4 kgm (kilogram meters)
75.2 ft-lb (foot-pounds)
Maximum torque is reached at4000 rpm (revolutions per minute)
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h-
Maximum speed160 km/h (kilometers per hour)
99.42 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)-

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 steeringrack and pinion
Type of power steering-
Turning circle diameter7.30 m (meters)
23.95 ft (feet)
287.40 in (inches)


Information about the front and rear suspension of the vehicle.

Type of front suspension - single wishbones
- anti-roll bar/sway bar/stabilizer bar
Type of rear suspension - leaf 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 brakesdiscs
Type of rear brakesdrum
ABS (anti-lock braking system)-


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

Rim size-
Tyre code-

Compared to average values

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

Wheelbase- 21%
Front track- 18%
Rear track- 19%
Length- 17%
Width- 18%
Height- 19%
Minimum trunk/boot space capacity- 58%
Curb weight- 47%
Maximum weight- 53%
Capacity of the fuel tank- 39%
Engine displacement- 42%
Maximum power- 53%
Maximum torque- 62%
Maximum speed- 21%