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Peugeot 308 RC Z

(2007 model)

Brief specs of 2007 Peugeot 308 RC Z

2-door 2+2-seater fixed-head coupé, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in, 160.3 kW / 215.0 hp / 215.0 hp, 300.0 N·m / 221.3 lb·ft / 221.3 lb·ft, manual 6-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 235 km/h / 146 mph / 146 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)PeugeotIssued from2007
Model308 RC ZIssued until
Serie308Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerPeugeot S.A.CountryFR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typefixed-head coupéNumber of seats2+2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4276 mm / 168.3 in / 168.3 inTotal (curb) weight1200 kg / 2646 lb / 2646 lb
Width1840 mm / 72.4 in / 72.4 inDry weight
Height1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2608 mm / 102.7 in / 102.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inTowing weight
Track rear1580 mm / 62.2 in / 62.2 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.06 m2 / 22.2 sq ft / 22.2 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 valves16
Engine ManufacturerPSA/BMWValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore77.0 mm / 3.03 in / 3.03 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke85.8 mm / 3.38 in / 3.38 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.9
Fuel supplydirect petrol injectionEngine displacement1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity399.50 cm3/cylinder / 24.379 cu in/cylinder / 24.379 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power160.3 kW / 215.0 hp / 215.0 hp at
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque300.0 N·m / 221.3 lb·ft / 221.3 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)65.7 kW / 88.2 hp / 88.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output100.3 kW/l / 2.204 bhp/cu in / 2.204 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque187.7 N·m/l / 1.64 lb·ft/cu in / 1.64 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

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

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed235 km/h / 146 mph / 146 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio179.2 kW/ton / 135.8 bhp/ton / 135.8 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h7.00 s / 7.00 s / 7.00 sFuel 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 emissions160 g/km / 257 g/mi / 257 g/mi
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontMichelin Pilot Sport PS2 245/40 R 19Tyres rearMichelin Pilot Sport PS2 245/40 R 19
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter front360 mm / 14.2 in / 14.2 inBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Peugeot 308 RC Z

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