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HSV ClubSport R8 Automatic

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 HSV ClubSport R8 Automatic

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 16-valve engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 5967 cm3 / 364.1 cu in / 364.1 cu in, 307.2 kW / 412.0 hp / 412.0 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 550.0 N·m / 405.7 lb·ft / 405.7 lb·ft @ 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)HSVIssued from2006
ModelClubSport R8 AutomaticIssued until
SerieClubsportNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerHolden Special VehiclesCountryAU

Bodywork

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

Dimensions & Weight

Length4943 mm / 194.6 in / 194.6 inTotal (curb) weight
Width1899 mm / 74.8 in / 74.8 inDry weight
Height1468 mm / 57.8 in / 57.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2915 mm / 114.8 in / 114.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1592 mm / 62.7 in / 62.7 inTowing weight
Track rear1590 mm / 62.6 in / 62.6 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance102 mm / 4.0 in / 4.0 inFuel capacity73 l / 16.1 UK gal / 19.3 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.37 m2 / 25.5 sq ft / 25.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeLS2Total number of cylinders8
Engine Type Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerGMValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore101.6 mm / 4.00 in / 4.00 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke92.0 mm / 3.62 in / 3.62 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.1
Fuel supplyEFIEngine displacement5967 cm3 / 364.1 cu in / 364.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity745.88 cm3/cylinder / 45.516 cu in/cylinder / 45.516 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio10.9 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power307.2 kW / 412.0 hp / 412.0 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque550.0 N·m / 405.7 lb·ft / 405.7 lb·ft at 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm / 5100 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)122.9 kW / 164.8 hp / 164.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output51.5 kW/l / 1.131 bhp/cu in / 1.131 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque92.2 N·m/l / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in / 0.81 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.67
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.27

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
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Multi-link, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front8 x 19Wheels rear9.5 x 19
Tyres front245/40 R 19 98YTyres rear275/35 R 19 96Y
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front365 mm / 14.4 in / 14.4 inBrake diameter rear350 mm / 13.8 in / 13.8 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of HSV ClubSport R8 Automatic

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