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Peugeot 908 RC

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Peugeot 908 RC

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), diesel 12-cylinder 48-valve V engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 5500 cm3 / 335.6 cu in / 335.6 cu in, 514.5 kW / 690.0 hp / 690.0 hp, 1200.0 N·m / 885.1 lb·ft / 885.1 lb·ft, manual 6-speed transmission, 300 km/h / 186 mph / 186 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PeugeotIssued from2006
Model908 RCIssued until
Serie908Number made1
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPeugeot S.A.CountryFR

Bodywork

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

Dimensions & Weight

Length5123 mm / 201.7 in / 201.7 inTotal (curb) weight1800 kg / 3968 lb / 3968 lb
WidthDry weight
Height1370 mm / 53.9 in / 53.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase3150 mm / 124.0 in / 124.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity100 l / 22.0 UK gal / 26.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.63  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders12
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves48
Engine ManufacturerPeugeotValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore
FueldieselStroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyEngine displacement5500 cm3 / 335.6 cu in / 335.6 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity458.33 cm3/cylinder / 27.969 cu in/cylinder / 27.969 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpMax. output power514.5 kW / 690.0 hp / 690.0 hp at
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque1200.0 N·m / 885.1 lb·ft / 885.1 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)205.8 kW / 276.0 hp / 276.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output93.5 kW/l / 2.056 bhp/cu in / 2.056 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque218.2 N·m/l / 1.91 lb·ft/cu in / 1.91 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed300 km/h / 186 mph / 186 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio383.3 kW/ton / 290.4 bhp/ton / 290.4 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
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationmiddleEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbonesSuspension rearIndependent, Double wishbones
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front255/35 R 20Tyres rear285/30 R 21
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter front380 mm / 15.0 in / 15.0 inBrake diameter rear350 mm / 13.8 in / 13.8 in
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Peugeot 908 RC

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