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Daihatsu Esse L Automatic

(2007 model)

Brief specs of 2007 Daihatsu Esse L Automatic

5-door 4-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 3-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 658 cm3 / 40.2 cu in / 40.2 cu in, 42.5 kW / 57.0 hp / 57.0 hp @ 7200 rpm / 7200 rpm / 7200 rpm, 65.0 N·m / 47.9 lb·ft / 47.9 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, automatic 3-speed transmission, front wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)DaihatsuIssued from2007
ModelEsse L AutomaticIssued until
SerieEsseNumber made
Model familyDBA-L235SBody construction
Model codeGHMFBody designation
ManufacturerDaihatsuCountryJP

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3395 mm / 133.7 in / 133.7 inTotal (curb) weight720 kg / 1587 lb / 1587 lb
Width1475 mm / 58.1 in / 58.1 inDry weight
Height1470 mm / 57.9 in / 57.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2390 mm / 94.1 in / 94.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inTowing weight
Track rear1310 mm / 51.6 in / 51.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance130 mm / 5.1 in / 5.1 inFuel capacity36 l / 7.9 UK gal / 9.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.42  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.84 m2 / 19.8 sq ft / 19.8 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeKF-VETotal number of cylinders3
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerDaihatsuValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore63.0 mm / 2.48 in / 2.48 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke70.4 mm / 2.77 in / 2.77 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyEFiEngine displacement658 cm3 / 40.2 cu in / 40.2 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity219.33 cm3/cylinder / 13.384 cu in/cylinder / 13.384 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.8 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power42.5 kW / 57.0 hp / 57.0 hp at 7200 rpm / 7200 rpm / 7200 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque65.0 N·m / 47.9 lb·ft / 47.9 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)17.0 kW / 22.8 hp / 22.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output64.6 kW/l / 1.419 bhp/cu in / 1.419 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque98.8 N·m/l / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in / 0.86 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears3
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio4.51

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio79.2 kW/ton / 60.0 bhp/ton / 60.0 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
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearTorsion bar axle, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front145/80 R 12 74STyres rear145/80 R 12 74S
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Daihatsu Esse L Automatic

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