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Renault Megane 1.4 Eco

(1996 model)

Brief specs of 1996 Renault Megane 1.4 Eco

5-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1390 cm3 / 84.8 cu in / 84.8 cu in, 51.0 kW / 68.4 hp / 68.4 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 105.0 N·m / 77.4 lb·ft / 77.4 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)RenaultIssued from1996
ModelMegane 1.4 EcoIssued until1997
SerieMeganeNumber made
Model familyBody constructionmonocoque
Model codeBody designationBA0T
ManufacturerRenaultCountryFR,BR,AR

Bodywork

Base platformMegane INumber of doors5
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4129 mm / 162.6 in / 162.6 inTotal (curb) weight1090 kg / 2403 lb / 2403 lb
Width1699 mm / 66.9 in / 66.9 inDry weight
Height1420 mm / 55.9 in / 55.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2580 mm / 101.6 in / 101.6 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1450 mm / 57.1 in / 57.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1432 mm / 56.4 in / 56.4 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.6003875968992  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.05 m2 / 22.1 sq ft / 22.1 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 valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore75.8 mm / 2.98 in / 2.98 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke77.0 mm / 3.03 in / 3.03 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.98441558441558
Fuel supplyMono InjectionEngine displacement1390 cm3 / 84.8 cu in / 84.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity347.47 cm3/cylinder / 21.204 cu in/cylinder / 21.204 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.5 : 1
SumpMax. output power51.0 kW / 68.4 hp / 68.4 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque105.0 N·m / 77.4 lb·ft / 77.4 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)20.4 kW / 27.4 hp / 27.4 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output36.7 kW/l / 0.806 bhp/cu in / 0.806 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque75.5 N·m/l / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in / 0.66 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
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 ratio
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 alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front165/70 R13Tyres rear165/70 R13
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Renault Megane 1.4 Eco

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