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Austin Maxi

(1969 model)

Brief specs of 1969 Austin Maxi

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1485 cm3 / 90.6 cu in / 90.6 cu in, 55.2 kW / 74.0 hp / 74.0 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 114.0 N·m / 84.1 lb·ft / 84.1 lb·ft @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 142 km/h / 88 mph / 88 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AustinIssued from1969
ModelMaxiIssued until
SerieMaxiNumber 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)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4013 mm / 158.0 in / 158.0 inTotal (curb) weight979 kg / 2158 lb / 2158 lb
Width1626 mm / 64.0 in / 64.0 inDry weight
Height1384 mm / 54.5 in / 54.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2661 mm / 104.8 in / 104.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1365 mm / 53.7 in / 53.7 inTowing weight
Track rear1353 mm / 53.3 in / 53.3 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance152 mm / 6.0 in / 6.0 inFuel capacity46 l / 10.0 UK gal / 12.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.51  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.91 m2 / 20.6 sq ft / 20.6 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) Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerAustinValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore76.2 mm / 3.00 in / 3.00 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.4 mm / 3.20 in / 3.20 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.94
Fuel supply1 SU carbEngine displacement1485 cm3 / 90.6 cu in / 90.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity371.25 cm3/cylinder / 22.655 cu in/cylinder / 22.655 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power55.2 kW / 74.0 hp / 74.0 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque114.0 N·m / 84.1 lb·ft / 84.1 lb·ft at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)19.5 kW / 26.2 hp / 26.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output37.2 kW/l / 0.817 bhp/cu in / 0.817 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque76.8 N·m/l / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.85
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.94

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)11.00 s / 11.00 s / 11.00 sTop (maximal) speed142 km/h / 88 mph / 88 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)16.20 s / 16.20 s / 16.20 sPower-to-weight ratio75.6 kW/ton / 57.3 bhp/ton / 57.3 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 alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock4.25Turning circle10.3 m / 33.8 ft / 33.8 ft
Suspension frontIndependent,HPSSuspension rearIndependent,HPS
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Austin Maxi

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