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Reliant Scimitar GTE

(1983 model)

Brief specs of 1983 Reliant Scimitar GTE

3-door 5-seater, petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 12-valve V engine, 2792 cm3 / 170.4 cu in / 170.4 cu in, 99.0 kW / 132.8 hp / 132.8 hp @ 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm, 206.0 N·m / 151.9 lb·ft / 151.9 lb·ft @ 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ReliantIssued from1983
ModelScimitar GTEIssued until
SerieScimitarNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerReliantCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typeNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4490 l / 158.56 cu ft / 158.56 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4450 mm / 175.2 in / 175.2 inTotal (curb) weight1265 kg / 2789 lb / 2789 lb
Width1720 mm / 67.7 in / 67.7 inDry weight
Height1330 mm / 52.4 in / 52.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2640 mm / 103.9 in / 103.9 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity91 l / 20.0 UK gal / 24.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.69  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.4Frontal area (A)1.94 m2 / 20.9 sq ft / 20.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.78 m2 / 8.4 sq ft / 8.4 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)19.3 kW / 25.9 hp / 25.9 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves12
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore93.0 mm / 3.66 in / 3.66 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke68.5 mm / 2.70 in / 2.70 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.36
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement2792 cm3 / 170.4 cu in / 170.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity465.31 cm3/cylinder / 28.395 cu in/cylinder / 28.395 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio9.2 : 1
SumpMax. output power99.0 kW / 132.8 hp / 132.8 hp at 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm / 5200 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque206.0 N·m / 151.9 lb·ft / 151.9 lb·ft at 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm / 3000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)39.6 kW / 53.1 hp / 53.1 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output35.5 kW/l / 0.779 bhp/cu in / 0.779 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque73.8 N·m/l / 0.65 lb·ft/cu in / 0.65 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
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 ratio106.7 kW/ton / 80.8 bhp/ton / 80.8 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 alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front185/80-R14Tyres rear185/80-R14
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Reliant Scimitar GTE

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