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Caterham Super 7 1.4

(1992 model)

Brief specs of 1992 Caterham Super 7 1.4

2-seater roadster, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1396 cm3 / 85.2 cu in / 85.2 cu in, 82.0 kW / 110.0 hp / 110.0 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 130.0 N·m / 95.9 lb·ft / 95.9 lb·ft @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 151 km/h / 94 mph / 94 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CaterhamIssued from1992
ModelSuper 7 1.4Issued until
SerieSuper 7Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCaterhamCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeroadsterNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3550 l / 125.37 cu ft / 125.37 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3380 mm / 133.1 in / 133.1 inTotal (curb) weight540 kg / 1190 lb / 1190 lb
Width1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inDry weight
Height1093 mm / 43.0 in / 43.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2250 mm / 88.6 in / 88.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1270 mm / 50.0 in / 50.0 inTowing weight
Track rear1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inWeight distribution (front)51.0 % / 51.0 % / 51.0 %
Ground clearanceFuel capacity36 l / 8.0 UK gal / 9.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.5  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.47 m2 / 15.8 sq ft / 15.8 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 valves16
Engine ManufacturerRoverValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore75.0 mm / 2.95 in / 2.95 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.95
Fuel supplyEngine displacement1396 cm3 / 85.2 cu in / 85.2 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity349.00 cm3/cylinder / 21.297 cu in/cylinder / 21.297 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power82.0 kW / 110.0 hp / 110.0 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque130.0 N·m / 95.9 lb·ft / 95.9 lb·ft at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)29.7 kW / 39.9 hp / 39.9 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output58.7 kW/l / 1.291 bhp/cu in / 1.291 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque93.1 N·m/l / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed151 km/h / 94 mph / 94 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)6.80 s / 6.80 s / 6.80 sPower-to-weight ratio203.7 kW/ton / 154.3 bhp/ton / 154.3 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
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle9.1 m / 29.9 ft / 29.9 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front205/45-R16Tyres rear205/45-R16
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Caterham Super 7 1.4

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