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Pegaso Z103/4

(1960 model)

Brief specs of 1960 Pegaso Z103/4

2-door 2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 16-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 4025 cm3 / 245.6 cu in / 245.6 cu in, 201.3 kW / 269.9 hp / 269.9 hp @ 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm, 325.0 N·m / 239.7 lb·ft / 239.7 lb·ft @ 4700 rpm / 4700 rpm / 4700 rpm, manual with overdrive 4-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PegasoIssued from1960
ModelZ103/4Issued until
SerieZ103Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation


Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerTouringCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4115 mm / 162.0 in / 162.0 inTotal (curb) weight1134 kg / 2500 lb / 2500 lb
Width1600 mm / 63.0 in / 63.0 inDry weight
Height1289 mm / 50.7 in / 50.7 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2340 mm / 92.1 in / 92.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1321 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inTowing weight
Track rear1280 mm / 50.4 in / 50.4 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity127 l / 28.0 UK gal / 33.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.76  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.75 m2 / 18.9 sq ft / 18.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerPegasoValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore88.0 mm / 3.46 in / 3.46 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke82.6 mm / 3.25 in / 3.25 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.07
Fuel supply1 We carbEngine displacement4025 cm3 / 245.6 cu in / 245.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity503.13 cm3/cylinder / 30.703 cu in/cylinder / 30.703 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio8.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power201.3 kW / 269.9 hp / 269.9 hp at 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque325.0 N·m / 239.7 lb·ft / 239.7 lb·ft at 4700 rpm / 4700 rpm / 4700 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)80.5 kW / 108.0 hp / 108.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output50.0 kW/l / 1.099 bhp/cu in / 1.099 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque80.8 N·m/l / 0.71 lb·ft/cu in / 0.71 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typemanual with overdriveNumber of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio3.1
  Final gear (drive) ratio


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio238.1 kW/ton / 180.4 bhp/ton / 180.4 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


Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Torsion barSuspension rearde Dion axle, Torsion bar
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdrumBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Pegaso Z103/4


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