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Buick Rainier 2WD

(2003 model)

Brief specs of 2003 Buick Rainier 2WD

5-door 5-seater sport utility vehicle (SUV), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 32-valve engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 5327 cm3 / 325.1 cu in / 325.1 cu in, 441.0 N·m / 325.3 lb·ft / 325.3 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, four wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)BuickIssued from2003
ModelRainier 2WDIssued until
SerieRainierNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerBuickCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typesport utility vehicle (SUV)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4912 mm / 193.4 in / 193.4 inTotal (curb) weight
Width1915 mm / 75.4 in / 75.4 inDry weight
Height1826 mm / 71.9 in / 71.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2870 mm / 113.0 in / 113.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1603 mm / 63.1 in / 63.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1577 mm / 62.1 in / 62.1 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance196 mm / 7.7 in / 7.7 inFuel capacity83 l / 18.3 UK gal / 22.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.97 m2 / 32.0 sq ft / 32.0 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeVortec 5300Total number of cylinders8
Engine Type Total number of valves32
Engine ManufacturerGMValves per cylinder4
Engine constructioncast aluminum block & headBore96.0 mm / 3.78 in / 3.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke92.0 mm / 3.62 in / 3.62 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.04
Fuel supplySFIEngine displacement5327 cm3 / 325.1 cu in / 325.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity665.88 cm3/cylinder / 40.634 cu in/cylinder / 40.634 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power at
AspirationnaturalMax. torque441.0 N·m / 325.3 lb·ft / 325.3 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)
CoolantwaterSpecific output
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque82.8 N·m/l / 0.72 lb·ft/cu in / 0.72 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.7
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.73

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
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
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontP245/65 R 17Tyres rearP245/65 R 17
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front305 mm / 12.0 in / 12.0 inBrake diameter rear325 mm / 12.8 in / 12.8 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Buick Rainier 2WD

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