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Austin A60 Cambridge

(1961 model)

Brief specs of 1961 Austin A60 Cambridge

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 1622 cm3 / 99.0 cu in / 99.0 cu in, 45.5 kW / 61.0 hp / 61.0 hp @ 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm, 122.0 N·m / 90.0 lb·ft / 90.0 lb·ft @ 2100 rpm / 2100 rpm / 2100 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 129 km/h / 80 mph / 80 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AustinIssued from1961
ModelA60 CambridgeIssued until
SerieA60Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAustinCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4110 l / 145.14 cu ft / 145.14 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4432 mm / 174.5 in / 174.5 inTotal (curb) weight1120 kg / 2469 lb / 2469 lb
Width1600 mm / 63.0 in / 63.0 inDry weight
Height1473 mm / 58.0 in / 58.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2546 mm / 100.2 in / 100.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1283 mm / 50.5 in / 50.5 inTowing weight
Track rear1308 mm / 51.5 in / 51.5 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance152 mm / 6.0 in / 6.0 inFuel capacity46 l / 10.0 UK gal / 12.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.74  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.6 sq ft / 21.6 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerBMCValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore76.2 mm / 3.00 in / 3.00 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke88.9 mm / 3.50 in / 3.50 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.86
Fuel supply1 SU carbEngine displacement1622 cm3 / 99.0 cu in / 99.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity405.50 cm3/cylinder / 24.745 cu in/cylinder / 24.745 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio8.3 : 1
SumpMax. output power45.5 kW / 61.0 hp / 61.0 hp at 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm / 4500 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque122.0 N·m / 90.0 lb·ft / 90.0 lb·ft at 2100 rpm / 2100 rpm / 2100 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)18.2 kW / 24.4 hp / 24.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output28.1 kW/l / 0.616 bhp/cu in / 0.616 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque75.2 N·m/l / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.3

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed129 km/h / 80 mph / 80 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio54.5 kW/ton / 41.3 bhp/ton / 41.3 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
Steeringcam & leverSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock3Turning circle11.3 m / 37.1 ft / 37.1 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Coil springsSuspension rearLive axle, Semi-elliptic leaf springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front5.90 x 14Tyres rear5.90 x 14
Brakes frontdrumBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Austin A60 Cambridge

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