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Toyota Corolla 1500 DX

(1983 model)

Brief specs of 1983 Toyota Corolla 1500 DX

4-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 1453 cm3 / 88.7 cu in / 88.7 cu in, 61.9 kW / 83.0 hp / 83.0 hp @ 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm, 118.0 N·m / 87.0 lb·ft / 87.0 lb·ft @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 165 km/h / 103 mph / 103 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ToyotaIssued from1983
ModelCorolla 1500 DXIssued until
SerieCorollaNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerToyota Motor Corp.CountryJP,US,AU,ID

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)3860 l / 136.31 cu ft / 136.31 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4140 mm / 163.0 in / 163.0 inTotal (curb) weight820 kg / 1808 lb / 1808 lb
Width1610 mm / 63.4 in / 63.4 inDry weight
Height1385 mm / 54.5 in / 54.5 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2430 mm / 95.7 in / 95.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1430 mm / 56.3 in / 56.3 inTowing weight
Track rear1410 mm / 55.5 in / 55.5 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity50 l / 11.0 UK gal / 13.2 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.90 m2 / 20.4 sq ft / 20.4 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 valves8
Engine ManufacturerToyotaValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore77.5 mm / 3.05 in / 3.05 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke77.0 mm / 3.03 in / 3.03 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.01
Fuel supply1 Ai carbEngine displacement1453 cm3 / 88.7 cu in / 88.7 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity363.25 cm3/cylinder / 22.167 cu in/cylinder / 22.167 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio9.3 : 1
SumpMax. output power61.9 kW / 83.0 hp / 83.0 hp at 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm / 5600 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque118.0 N·m / 87.0 lb·ft / 87.0 lb·ft at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)24.8 kW / 33.2 hp / 33.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output42.6 kW/l / 0.936 bhp/cu in / 0.936 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque81.2 N·m/l / 0.71 lb·ft/cu in / 0.71 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.73
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.72

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed165 km/h / 103 mph / 103 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio101.2 kW/ton / 76.7 bhp/ton / 76.7 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)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
Steeringrack & pinionSteering details
Turns lock-to-lock4.1Turning circle10.2 m / 33.5 ft / 33.5 ft
Suspension frontIndependent, MacPherson strut, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent, MacPherson strut,Trai Links, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front215/45-ZR17Tyres rear185/80-R1495S
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Toyota Corolla 1500 DX

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