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DKW F12

Brief specs of DKW F12

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 3-cylinder straight (inline) engine, two stroke, 889 cm3 / 54.3 cu in / 54.3 cu in, 29.8 kW / 40.0 hp / 40.0 hp @ 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm, 79.0 N·m / 58.3 lb·ft / 58.3 lb·ft @ 2250 rpm / 2250 rpm / 2250 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 126 km/h / 78 mph / 78 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)DKWIssued from
ModelF12Issued until
SerieF12Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAuto UnionCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3962 mm / 156.0 in / 156.0 inTotal (curb) weight734 kg / 1618 lb / 1618 lb
Width1575 mm / 62.0 in / 62.0 inDry weight
Height1448 mm / 57.0 in / 57.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2250 mm / 88.6 in / 88.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.94 m2 / 20.9 sq ft / 20.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders3
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves0
Engine ManufacturerDKWValves per cylinder0
Engine constructionBore74.5 mm / 2.93 in / 2.93 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke68.0 mm / 2.68 in / 2.68 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.1
Fuel supply1 So carbEngine displacement889 cm3 / 54.3 cu in / 54.3 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity296.33 cm3/cylinder / 18.083 cu in/cylinder / 18.083 cu in/cylinder
Cam Designtwo strokeCompression ratio7.2 : 1
SumpMax. output power29.8 kW / 40.0 hp / 40.0 hp at 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque79.0 N·m / 58.3 lb·ft / 58.3 lb·ft at 2250 rpm / 2250 rpm / 2250 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)11.9 kW / 16.0 hp / 16.0 hp (est.)
CoolantotherSpecific output33.5 kW/l / 0.737 bhp/cu in / 0.737 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque88.9 N·m/l / 0.78 lb·ft/cu in / 0.78 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.88

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed126 km/h / 78 mph / 78 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio54.5 kW/ton / 41.3 bhp/ton / 41.3 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 alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of DKW F12

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