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Mercury Comet 3.3 Coupe

(1974 model)

Brief specs of 1974 Mercury Comet 3.3 Coupe

coupé, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, 3272 cm3 / 199.7 cu in / 199.7 cu in, 62.0 kW / 83.1 hp / 83.1 hp @ 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm, 206.0 N·m / 151.9 lb·ft / 151.9 lb·ft @ 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)MercuryIssued from1974
ModelComet 3.3 CoupeIssued until
SerieCometNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMercuryCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4620 mm / 181.9 in / 181.9 inTotal (curb) weight1220 kg / 2690 lb / 2690 lb
Width1800 mm / 70.9 in / 70.9 inDry weight
Height1350 mm / 53.1 in / 53.1 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2630 mm / 103.5 in / 103.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.5Frontal area (A)2.07 m2 / 22.2 sq ft / 22.2 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)1.03 m2 / 11.1 sq ft / 11.1 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)25.7 kW / 34.4 hp / 34.4 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore93.5 mm / 3.68 in / 3.68 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.5 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.18
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement3272 cm3 / 199.7 cu in / 199.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity545.86 cm3/cylinder / 33.310 cu in/cylinder / 33.310 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power62.0 kW / 83.1 hp / 83.1 hp at 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm / 3800 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque206.0 N·m / 151.9 lb·ft / 151.9 lb·ft at 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm / 1800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)24.8 kW / 33.3 hp / 33.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output18.9 kW/l / 0.416 bhp/cu in / 0.416 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque63.0 N·m/l / 0.55 lb·ft/cu in / 0.55 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio68.9 kW/ton / 52.2 bhp/ton / 52.2 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
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdrumBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercury Comet 3.3 Coupe

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