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Volvo 120 1.8

(1968 model)

Brief specs of 1968 Volvo 120 1.8

2-door 5-seater, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, 1777 cm3 / 108.4 cu in / 108.4 cu in, 77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 152.0 N·m / 112.1 lb·ft / 112.1 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolvoIssued from1968
Model120 1.8Issued until
Serie120Number made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolvoCountrySE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4210 l / 148.67 cu ft / 148.67 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4460 mm / 175.6 in / 175.6 inTotal (curb) weight1010 kg / 2227 lb / 2227 lb
Width1620 mm / 63.8 in / 63.8 inDry weight
Height1510 mm / 59.4 in / 59.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2610 mm / 102.8 in / 102.8 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.5Frontal area (A)2.08 m2 / 22.4 sq ft / 22.4 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)1.04 m2 / 11.2 sq ft / 11.2 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)25.8 kW / 34.6 hp / 34.6 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore84.2 mm / 3.31 in / 3.31 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.05
Fuel supplyCarburettorEngine displacement1777 cm3 / 108.4 cu in / 108.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity445.46 cm3/cylinder / 27.184 cu in/cylinder / 27.184 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power77.0 kW / 103.3 hp / 103.3 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque152.0 N·m / 112.1 lb·ft / 112.1 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)30.8 kW / 41.3 hp / 41.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output43.3 kW/l / 0.952 bhp/cu in / 0.952 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque85.5 N·m/l / 0.75 lb·ft/cu in / 0.75 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driverear 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 ratio104.0 kW/ton / 78.8 bhp/ton / 78.8 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)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volvo 120 1.8

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