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Morris Isis

(1956 model)

Brief specs of 1956 Morris Isis

5-seater, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve straight (inline) engine, 2639 cm3 / 161.0 cu in / 161.0 cu in, 64.0 kW / 85.8 hp / 85.8 hp @ 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm, 168.0 N·m / 123.9 lb·ft / 123.9 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)MorrisIssued from1956
ModelIsisIssued until
SerieIsisNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerMorrisCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4060 l / 143.38 cu ft / 143.38 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4530 mm / 178.3 in / 178.3 inTotal (curb) weight1297 kg / 2859 lb / 2859 lb
Width1660 mm / 65.4 in / 65.4 inDry weight
Height1620 mm / 63.8 in / 63.8 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2470 mm / 97.2 in / 97.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.83  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.29 m2 / 24.6 sq ft / 24.6 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore79.4 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke88.9 mm / 3.50 in / 3.50 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement2639 cm3 / 161.0 cu in / 161.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity440.18 cm3/cylinder / 26.861 cu in/cylinder / 26.861 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power64.0 kW / 85.8 hp / 85.8 hp at 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm / 4250 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque168.0 N·m / 123.9 lb·ft / 123.9 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)25.6 kW / 34.3 hp / 34.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output24.2 kW/l / 0.533 bhp/cu in / 0.533 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque63.7 N·m/l / 0.56 lb·ft/cu in / 0.56 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
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 ratio67.1 kW/ton / 50.8 bhp/ton / 50.8 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 circle12.0 m / 39.4 ft / 39.4 ft
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 Morris Isis

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