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Figures & Specs: Caterham 7 Superlight - [1996]

Caterham 7 Engine & Transmission | Figures & Specs.

Caterham 7 Engine:

The - version of the 7 model has a 1588 cc (96.9 ci) 16 valve Straight 4 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.

Caterham 7 Transmission:

This particular Caterham 7 Superlight has a 6 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.

Caterham 7 Power & Torque | Figures & Specs.

Caterham 7 Power:

The 7's 1588 cc (96.9 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 138 bhp (102 kW) @ 7000 rpm.

Caterham 7 Torque:

The Caterham 7 produces torque measuring 115 lb-ft (155.9 Nm) @ 5000 rpm.

Caterham 7 Power to Weight:

The 7 weighs around 478 kg (1053 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 288.7 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 240.5 lb-ft of torque per ton.

Caterham 7 Top Speed & Acceleration Performance | Figures & Specs.

Caterham 7 Top Speed:

The Caterham 7 Superlight - [1996] has a top speed of 129 mph (207.6 kph)

Caterham 7 Acceleration:

This 7 accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 4.8 seconds or 0-100kph in 5.0s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 13.65 seconds with a trap speed of 107.1 mph.

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Caterham 7 Superlight - [1996]

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Figures & Specs Summary:

  • Year: 1996 | Type: -
  • Engine: 1588 cc (96.9 ci) 16 Valve
  • Engine Formation: Straight 4
  • Aspiration: Naturally Aspirated
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Transmission: 6 speed / Manual
  • Top Speed: 129 mph (207.6 kph)
  • 0-60 mph (96.6 kph): 4.8 secs
  • 0-100 kph (0-62 mph): 5.0 secs
  • 0-100 mph (160.9 kph): 14.0 secs
  • Power: 138 bhp (102 kW) @ 7000 rpm
  • Kerbweight: 478 kgs (1053 lbs)
  • Torque: 115 lb-ft (155.9 Nm) @ 5000 rpm
  • Drive: RWD | Engine Location: Front
  • 1/4 Mile (Est.): 12.71 secs @ 107.1 mph
  • BHP Per Ton: 288.7 bhp
  • Torque Per Ton: 240.5 lb-ft
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