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Leyland Austin Apache TC

(1977 model)

Brief specs of 1977 Leyland Austin Apache TC

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 1275 cm3 / 77.8 cu in / 77.8 cu in, 55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp @ 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm, 108.0 N·m / 79.7 lb·ft / 79.7 lb·ft @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 152 km/h / 94 mph / 94 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)LeylandIssued from1977
ModelAustin Apache TCIssued until
SerieAustinNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerLeylandCountryFR

Bodywork

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

Dimensions & Weight

Length4030 mm / 158.7 in / 158.7 inTotal (curb) weight850 kg / 1874 lb / 1874 lb
Width1530 mm / 60.2 in / 60.2 inDry weight
Height1340 mm / 52.8 in / 52.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2370 mm / 93.3 in / 93.3 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1330 mm / 52.4 in / 52.4 inTowing weight
Track rear1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance152 mm / 6.0 in / 6.0 inFuel capacity36 l / 7.9 UK gal / 9.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.74 m2 / 18.8 sq ft / 18.8 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) Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerAustinValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast iron block & headBore70.6 mm / 2.78 in / 2.78 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.3 mm / 3.20 in / 3.20 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.87
Fuel supply2 SU HS-2 carbsEngine displacement1275 cm3 / 77.8 cu in / 77.8 cu in
Engine Main bearings3Unitary capacity318.75 cm3/cylinder / 19.451 cu in/cylinder / 19.451 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio9.8 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power55.9 kW / 75.0 hp / 75.0 hp at 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque108.0 N·m / 79.7 lb·ft / 79.7 lb·ft at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)22.4 kW / 30.0 hp / 30.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output43.8 kW/l / 0.963 bhp/cu in / 0.963 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque84.7 N·m/l / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in / 0.74 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.76

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed152 km/h / 94 mph / 94 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio88.2 kW/ton / 66.9 bhp/ton / 66.9 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-lock3.12Turning circle10.6 m / 34.8 ft / 34.8 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, Wishbone (A-arm, control arm),Hy,RSSuspension rearIndependent,Sw Long trailing arm,Hy,RS, Torsion bar, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front4.0 x 12Wheels rear4.0 x 12
Tyres front155 SR 12Tyres rear155 SR 12
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter front213 mm / 8.4 in / 8.4 inBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assistedBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Leyland Austin Apache TC

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