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Seat Ibiza 1.8 T Cupra

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Seat Ibiza 1.8 T Cupra

3-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 20-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1781 cm3 / 108.7 cu in / 108.7 cu in, 132.0 kW / 177.0 hp / 177.0 hp @ 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm, 246.0 N·m / 181.4 lb·ft / 181.4 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph top speed, consumption 7.9 l/100km / 35.8 mpg-UK / 29.8 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)SeatIssued from2008
ModelIbiza 1.8 T CupraIssued until
SerieIbizaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerSeatCountryES

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors3
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)267 l / 9.43 cu ft / 9.43 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4040 l / 142.67 cu ft / 142.67 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)665 l / 23.48 cu ft / 23.48 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4000 mm / 157.5 in / 157.5 inTotal (curb) weight1177 kg / 2595 lb / 2595 lb
Width1700 mm / 66.9 in / 66.9 inDry weight
Height1450 mm / 57.1 in / 57.1 inLoad capacity472 kg / 1041 lb / 1041 lb
Wheelbase2470 mm / 97.2 in / 97.2 inGross (max.) weight1649 kg / 3635 lb / 3635 lb
Track frontTowing weight1200 kg / 2646 lb / 2646 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.62  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.10 m2 / 22.6 sq ft / 22.6 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.63 m2 / 6.8 sq ft / 6.8 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)15.6 kW / 20.9 hp / 20.9 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves20
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder5
Engine constructionBore81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke86.4 mm / 3.40 in / 3.40 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 95Bore/Stroke ratio0.94
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1781 cm3 / 108.7 cu in / 108.7 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity445.22 cm3/cylinder / 27.169 cu in/cylinder / 27.169 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power132.0 kW / 177.0 hp / 177.0 hp at 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm / 5800 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque246.0 N·m / 181.4 lb·ft / 181.4 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)52.8 kW / 70.8 hp / 70.8 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output74.1 kW/l / 1.629 bhp/cu in / 1.629 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque138.1 N·m/l / 1.21 lb·ft/cu in / 1.21 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) speed230 km/h / 143 mph / 143 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio152.9 kW/ton / 115.8 bhp/ton / 115.8 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)7.9 l/100km / 35.8 mpg-UK / 29.8 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions142 g/km / 228 g/mi / 228 g/mi
  Range570 km / 354 mi / 354 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontWishbone (A-arm, control arm)Suspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system), EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), ASC (automatic stabilisation control)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Seat Ibiza 1.8 T Cupra

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