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Austin Mini 1275 GT

Brief specs of Austin Mini 1275 GT

2-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 1275 cm3 / 77.8 cu in / 77.8 cu in, 42.5 kW / 57.0 hp / 57.0 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 94.0 N·m / 69.3 lb·ft / 69.3 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 140 km/h / 87 mph / 87 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AustinIssued from
ModelMini 1275 GTIssued until
SerieMiniNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAustinCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3181 mm / 125.2 in / 125.2 inTotal (curb) weight655 kg / 1444 lb / 1444 lb
Width1410 mm / 55.5 in / 55.5 inDry weight
Height1346 mm / 53.0 in / 53.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2038 mm / 80.2 in / 80.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1219 mm / 48.0 in / 48.0 inTowing weight
Track rear1200 mm / 47.2 in / 47.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.56  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.61 m2 / 17.4 sq ft / 17.4 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 constructionBore70.6 mm / 2.78 in / 2.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.3 mm / 3.20 in / 3.20 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.87
Fuel supply1 SU carbEngine displacement1275 cm3 / 77.8 cu in / 77.8 cu in
Engine Main bearings3Unitary capacity318.75 cm3/cylinder / 19.451 cu in/cylinder / 19.451 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio8.8 : 1
SumpMax. output power42.5 kW / 57.0 hp / 57.0 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque94.0 N·m / 69.3 lb·ft / 69.3 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)14.9 kW / 19.9 hp / 19.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output33.3 kW/l / 0.732 bhp/cu in / 0.732 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque73.7 N·m/l / 0.64 lb·ft/cu in / 0.64 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.44

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)9.80 s / 9.80 s / 9.80 sTop (maximal) speed140 km/h / 87 mph / 87 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)14.50 s / 14.50 s / 14.50 sPower-to-weight ratio87.0 kW/ton / 65.9 bhp/ton / 65.9 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-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent,RS, Double wishbonesSuspension rearIndependent,RS, Trailing arm
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Austin Mini 1275 GT

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