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AMC Eagle De Luxe

(1981 model)

Brief specs of 1981 AMC Eagle De Luxe

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 4228 cm3 / 258.0 cu in / 258.0 cu in, 82.0 kW / 110.0 hp / 110.0 hp @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, 278.0 N·m / 205.0 lb·ft / 205.0 lb·ft @ 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, all wheel drive, 142 km/h / 88 mph / 88 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AMCIssued from1981
ModelEagle De LuxeIssued until
SerieEagleNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAMCCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4597 mm / 181.0 in / 181.0 inTotal (curb) weight2184 kg / 4815 lb / 4815 lb
Width1829 mm / 72.0 in / 72.0 inDry weight
HeightLoad capacity
Wheelbase2769 mm / 109.0 in / 109.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1514 mm / 59.6 in / 59.6 inTowing weight
Track rear1473 mm / 58.0 in / 58.0 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance136 mm / 5.4 in / 5.4 inFuel capacity83 l / 18.3 UK gal / 21.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.66  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerAMCValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast iron block & headBore95.2 mm / 3.75 in / 3.75 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke99.1 mm / 3.90 in / 3.90 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.96
Fuel supply1 Ca BBD carbEngine displacement4228 cm3 / 258.0 cu in / 258.0 cu in
Engine Main bearings7Unitary capacity704.67 cm3/cylinder / 43.002 cu in/cylinder / 43.002 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio8.3 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power82.0 kW / 110.0 hp / 110.0 hp at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque278.0 N·m / 205.0 lb·ft / 205.0 lb·ft at 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)32.8 kW / 44.0 hp / 44.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output19.4 kW/l / 0.426 bhp/cu in / 0.426 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque65.8 N·m/l / 0.58 lb·ft/cu in / 0.58 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel driveall wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.73

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed142 km/h / 88 mph / 88 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio50.4 kW/ton / 38.2 bhp/ton / 38.2 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 locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrecirculating ball PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock3Turning circle10.5 m / 34.4 ft / 34.4 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm), Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearLive axle, Semi-elliptic leaf springs
Wheels front6 x 15Wheels rear6 x 15
Tyres frontP195/75 R 15Tyres rearP195/75 R 15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter front300 mm / 11.8 in / 11.8 inBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of AMC Eagle De Luxe

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