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Renault Clio II 1.6

(1998 model)

Brief specs of 1998 Renault Clio II 1.6

3/5-door 5-seater, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, 1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in, 66.0 kW / 88.5 hp / 88.5 hp @ 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm, 131.0 N·m / 96.6 lb·ft / 96.6 lb·ft @ 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 181 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph top speed, consumption 7.4 l/100km / 38.2 mpg-UK / 31.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)RenaultIssued from1998
ModelClio II 1.6Issued until
SerieClioNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerRenaultCountryFR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3/5
Bodywork typeNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)255 l / 9.01 cu ft / 9.01 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4250 l / 150.09 cu ft / 150.09 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3780 mm / 148.8 in / 148.8 inTotal (curb) weight965 kg / 2127 lb / 2127 lb
Width1650 mm / 65.0 in / 65.0 inDry weight
Height1420 mm / 55.9 in / 55.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2590 mm / 102.0 in / 102.0 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity50 l / 11.0 UK gal / 13.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.46  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.99 m2 / 21.4 sq ft / 21.4 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) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore79.5 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke80.5 mm / 3.17 in / 3.17 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.99
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1598 cm3 / 97.5 cu in / 97.5 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity399.59 cm3/cylinder / 24.384 cu in/cylinder / 24.384 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power66.0 kW / 88.5 hp / 88.5 hp at 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm / 5250 rpm
AspirationMax. torque131.0 N·m / 96.6 lb·ft / 96.6 lb·ft at 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm / 2500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)26.4 kW / 35.4 hp / 35.4 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output41.3 kW/l / 0.908 bhp/cu in / 0.908 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque82.0 N·m/l / 0.72 lb·ft/cu in / 0.72 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed181 km/h / 112 mph / 112 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio92.4 kW/ton / 70.0 bhp/ton / 70.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)9.8 l/100km / 28.8 mpg-UK / 24.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)6.0 l/100km / 47.1 mpg-UK / 39.2 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)7.4 l/100km / 38.2 mpg-UK / 31.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions173 g/km / 279 g/mi / 279 g/mi (est.)
  Range676 km / 420 mi / 420 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle10.0 m / 32.8 ft / 32.8 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front145/80-SR13Tyres rear155-13
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Renault Clio II 1.6

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