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Spyker C8 Laviolette

(2001 model)

Brief specs of 2001 Spyker C8 Laviolette

2-door 2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 40-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 4172 cm3 / 254.6 cu in / 254.6 cu in, 335.6 kW / 450.0 hp / 450.0 hp, 480.0 N·m / 354.0 lb·ft / 354.0 lb·ft, manual 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 300 km/h / 186 mph / 186 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)SpykerIssued from2001
ModelC8 LavioletteIssued until
SerieC8Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerSpykerCountryNL

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4050 mm / 159.4 in / 159.4 inTotal (curb) weight1070 kg / 2359 lb / 2359 lb
Width1880 mm / 74.0 in / 74.0 inDry weight
Height1245 mm / 49.0 in / 49.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2550 mm / 100.4 in / 100.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1400 mm / 55.1 in / 55.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity100 l / 22.0 UK gal / 26.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.59  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.99 m2 / 21.4 sq ft / 21.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (90.0° vee)Total number of valves40
Engine ManufacturerAudiValves per cylinder5
Engine constructionBore84.5 mm / 3.33 in / 3.33 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke93.0 mm / 3.66 in / 3.66 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.91
Fuel supplyEngine displacement4172 cm3 / 254.6 cu in / 254.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity521.50 cm3/cylinder / 31.824 cu in/cylinder / 31.824 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power335.6 kW / 450.0 hp / 450.0 hp at
AspirationnaturalMax. torque480.0 N·m / 354.0 lb·ft / 354.0 lb·ft at
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm7700 rpm / 7700 rpm / 7700 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)134.2 kW / 180.0 hp / 180.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output80.4 kW/l / 1.768 bhp/cu in / 1.768 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque115.0 N·m/l / 1.01 lb·ft/cu in / 1.01 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed300 km/h / 186 mph / 186 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio420.6 kW/ton / 318.6 bhp/ton / 318.6 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationmiddleEngine alignment
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/40 ZR 18Tyres rear255/35 ZR 18
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front356 mm / 14.0 in / 14.0 inBrake diameter rear330 mm / 13.0 in / 13.0 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Spyker C8 Laviolette

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