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Figures & Specs: Plymouth Road Runner 426 Hemi V8 1st Gen - [1968]

Plymouth Road Runner Engine & Transmission | Figures & Specs.

Plymouth Road Runner Engine:

The Coupe version of the Road Runner model has a 6981 cc (426.0 ci) 12 valve V 8 Naturally Aspirated Petrol engine.

Plymouth Road Runner Transmission:

This particular Plymouth Road Runner 426 Hemi V8 1st Gen has a 4 speed / Manual gearbox with the power being delivered through it's RWD system.

Plymouth Road Runner Power & Torque | Figures & Specs.

Plymouth Road Runner Power:

The Road Runner's 6981 cc (426.0 ci) engine reaches its peak power of 425 bhp (316 kW) @ 5000 rpm.

Plymouth Road Runner Torque:

The Plymouth Road Runner produces torque measuring 490 lb-ft (664.3 Nm) @ 4000 rpm.

Plymouth Road Runner Power to Weight:

The Road Runner weighs around 1691 kg (3728 lb). Power to weight can be calculated at 251.3 bhp per metric ton or alternatively as 289.7 lb-ft of torque per ton.

Plymouth Road Runner Top Speed & Acceleration Performance | Figures & Specs.

Plymouth Road Runner Top Speed:

The Plymouth Road Runner 426 Hemi V8 1st Gen - [1968] has a top speed of 105 mph (168.9 kph)

Plymouth Road Runner Acceleration:

This Road Runner accelerates 0-60mph (96.6 kph) in 5.3 seconds or 0-100kph in 5.5s and can achieve an estimated 1/4 mile drag time in 13.71 seconds with a trap speed of 105.9 mph.

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Plymouth Road Runner 426 Hemi V8 1st Gen - [1968]

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Figures & Specs Summary:

  • Year: 1968 | Type: Coupe
  • Engine: 6981 cc (426.0 ci) 12 Valve
  • Engine Formation: V 8
  • Aspiration: Naturally Aspirated
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Transmission: 4 speed / Manual
  • Top Speed: 105 mph (168.9 kph)
  • 0-60 mph (96.6 kph): 5.3 secs
  • 0-100 kph (0-62 mph): 5.5 secs
  • 0-100 mph (160.9 kph): 0.0 secs
  • Power: 425 bhp (316 kW) @ 5000 rpm
  • Kerbweight: 1691 kgs (3728 lbs)
  • Torque: 490 lb-ft (664.3 Nm) @ 4000 rpm
  • Drive: RWD | Engine Location: Front
  • 1/4 Mile (Est.): 12.87 secs @ 105.9 mph
  • BHP Per Ton: 251.3 bhp
  • Torque Per Ton: 289.7 lb-ft
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