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Caterham 21 1.6 Supersport

(1995 model)

Brief specs of 1995 Caterham 21 1.6 Supersport

2-door 2-seater drophead coupé (convertible coupé), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1588 cm3 / 96.9 cu in / 96.9 cu in, 102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp @ 7000 rpm / 7000 rpm / 7000 rpm, 156.0 N·m / 115.1 lb·ft / 115.1 lb·ft @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 211 km/h / 131 mph / 131 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)CaterhamIssued from1995
Model21 1.6 SupersportIssued until
Serie21Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCaterhamCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typedrophead coupé (convertible coupé)Number of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3800 mm / 149.6 in / 149.6 inTotal (curb) weight648 kg / 1429 lb / 1429 lb
Width1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inDry weight
Height1060 mm / 41.7 in / 41.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2250 mm / 88.6 in / 88.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity54 l / 12.0 UK gal / 14.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.42 m2 / 15.3 sq ft / 15.3 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 valves16
Engine ManufacturerRoverValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.01
Fuel supplyRover MEMS fuel inj.Engine displacement1588 cm3 / 96.9 cu in / 96.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity397.00 cm3/cylinder / 24.226 cu in/cylinder / 24.226 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power102.9 kW / 138.0 hp / 138.0 hp at 7000 rpm / 7000 rpm / 7000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque156.0 N·m / 115.1 lb·ft / 115.1 lb·ft at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)42.2 kW / 56.5 hp / 56.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output64.8 kW/l / 1.424 bhp/cu in / 1.424 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque98.2 N·m/l / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.82
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.92

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed211 km/h / 131 mph / 131 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)5.80 s / 5.80 s / 5.80 sPower-to-weight ratio213.0 kW/ton / 161.4 bhp/ton / 161.4 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
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock2.1Turning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearde Dion axle, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front7 x 16Wheels rear7 x 16
Tyres frontMichelin Pilot 205/45 VR 16Tyres rearMichelin Pilot 205/45 VR 16
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front228 mm / 9.0 in / 9.0 inBrake diameter rear228 mm / 9.0 in / 9.0 in
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Caterham 21 1.6 Supersport

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