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Renault Twingo 1.2 Dynamique

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Renault Twingo 1.2 Dynamique

3-door 4-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 16-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1149 cm3 / 70.1 cu in / 70.1 cu in, 55.0 kW / 73.8 hp / 73.8 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 105.0 N·m / 77.4 lb·ft / 77.4 lb·ft @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, consumption 5.8 l/100km / 48.7 mpg-UK / 40.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)RenaultIssued from2008
ModelTwingo 1.2 DynamiqueIssued until
SerieTwingoNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerRenaultCountryFR,BR,AR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)168 l / 5.93 cu ft / 5.93 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4880 l / 172.34 cu ft / 172.34 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1096 l / 38.70 cu ft / 38.70 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length3440 mm / 135.4 in / 135.4 inTotal (curb) weight920 kg / 2028 lb / 2028 lb
Width1640 mm / 64.6 in / 64.6 inDry weight
Height1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inLoad capacity335 kg / 739 lb / 739 lb
Wheelbase2350 mm / 92.5 in / 92.5 inGross (max.) weight1255 kg / 2767 lb / 2767 lb
Track frontTowing weight600 kg / 1323 lb / 1323 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity40 l / 8.8 UK gal / 10.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.46  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)1.99 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.4 sq ft / 6.4 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.9 kW / 19.9 hp / 19.9 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore69.1 mm / 2.72 in / 2.72 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke76.8 mm / 3.02 in / 3.02 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio0.9
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement1149 cm3 / 70.1 cu in / 70.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity288.01 cm3/cylinder / 17.575 cu in/cylinder / 17.575 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio9.7 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power55.0 kW / 73.8 hp / 73.8 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationMax. torque105.0 N·m / 77.4 lb·ft / 77.4 lb·ft at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)22.0 kW / 29.5 hp / 29.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output47.9 kW/l / 1.052 bhp/cu in / 1.052 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque91.4 N·m/l / 0.80 lb·ft/cu in / 0.80 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) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio81.5 kW/ton / 61.7 bhp/ton / 61.7 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)5.8 l/100km / 48.7 mpg-UK / 40.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions174 g/km / 280 g/mi / 280 g/mi
  Range690 km / 429 mi / 429 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsOptional traction control. Optional Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Renault Twingo 1.2 Dynamique

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