Car quick pick



My car fleet

No cars selected

Car comparison chart

units: metric UK US

Add a car:

Bristol
403
(1953)




Basic (general) data

remove
Marque (make)Image of Bristol 403
Bristol
Serie403
Model family
Model403
Model code
Issued from1953
Issued until
Country of originUK
Number made
Body construction
Body designation

Bodywork

 
Base platform
Bodywork typefixed-head coupé
Bodywork designer
Number of doors2
Number of seats5
Cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Max. cargo capacity (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]
Passenger space (volume) [l / cu ft / cu ft]4920 / 173.75 / 173.75

Dimensions & Weight

 
Wheelbase [mm / in / in]2896 / 114.0 / 114.0
Track front [mm / in / in]1314 / 51.7 / 51.7
Track rear [mm / in / in]1372 / 54.0 / 54.0
Length [mm / in / in]4864 / 191.5 / 191.5
Width [mm / in / in]1702 / 67.0 / 67.0
Height [mm / in / in]1524 / 60.0 / 60.0
Length/wheelbase ratio1.68
Ground clearance [mm / in / in]165 / 6.5 / 6.5
Total (curb) weight [kg / lb / lb]1225 / 2701 / 2701
Dry weight [kg / lb / lb]
Load capacity [kg / lb / lb]
Gross (max.) weight [kg / lb / lb]
Towing weight [kg / lb / lb]
Weight distribution (front) [% / % / %]
Fuel capacity [l / UK gal / US gal]77 / 17.0 / 20.4

Aerodynamics

 
Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)
Frontal area (A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]2.20 / 23.7 / 23.7 (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A) [m2 / sq ft / sq ft]
Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph) [kW / hp / hp]

Engine

 
Engine Code100A
Engine ManufacturerBMW
Engine Typestraight (inline)
Engine Type DetailsInline, 6 cylinder
Sump
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)
Fuel details
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)
Total number of cylinders6
Total number of valves12
Valves per cylinder2
Engine Main bearings
Engine construction
Bore [mm / in / in]66.0 / 2.60 / 2.60
Stroke [mm / in / in]96.0 / 3.78 / 3.78
Bore/Stroke ratio0.69
Engine displacement [cm3 / cu in / cu in]1971 / 120.3 / 120.3
Unitary capacity [cm3/cylinder / cu in/cylinder / cu in/cylinder]328.50 / 20.046 / 20.046
Compression ratio8.5
Fuel supply3 So BI carbs
Aspirationnatural
Compressor typeN/A
Intercoolerno
Catalytic converterno
Max. output power [kW / hp / hp]78.3 / 105.0 / 105.0
Max. output power rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]5000 / 5000 / 5000
Max. torque [N·m / lb·ft / lb·ft]167.0 / 123.2 / 123.2
Max. torque rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]3750 / 3750 / 3750
Maximum rpm [rpm / rpm / rpm]
Coolantwater
Max. net output (power at the wheels) [kW / hp / hp]31.3 / 42.0 / 42.0 (est.)
Specific output [kW/l / bhp/cu in / bhp/cu in]39.7 / 0.873 / 0.873
Specific torque [N·m/l / lb·ft/cu in / lb·ft/cu in]84.7 / 0.74 / 0.74

Transmission

 
Transmission typemanual
Number of gears4
Wheel driverear wheel drive
Top gear (drive) ratio1
Final gear (drive) ratio3.9

Performance

 
Power-to-weight ratio [kW/ton / bhp/ton / bhp/ton]85.7 / 64.9 / 64.9
Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-100 km/h [s / s / s]
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h) [s / s / s]
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile time [s / s / s]
Standing ¼mile speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Standing kilometer time [s / s / s]
Standing kilometer speed [km/h / mph / mph]
Top (maximal) speed [km/h / mph / mph]164 / 102 / 102
Fuel consumption, City (urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Mixed (combined) [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
Fuel consumption, Euro [l/100km / mpg-UK / mpg-US]
CO2 emissions [g/km / g/mi / g/mi]
Range [km / mi / mi]

Chassis

 
Engine locationfront
Engine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion
Steering details
Turns lock-to-lock3
Suspension frontIndependent, Transverse leaf spring
Suspension rearTorsion bar
Wheels front
Wheels rear
Tyres front5.75 x 16
Tyres rear5.75 x 16
Brakes front2LS
Brakes rearLT
Brakes detailsLH
Brake diameter front [mm / in / in]279 / 11.0 / 11.0
Brake diameter rear [mm / in / in]279 / 11.0 / 11.0
Braked area [cm2 / sq in / sq in]
Infobox

Car Insurance FAQs #1

What are Car Financial Responsibility Laws?

This is the law that says you have to prove that you are financially able to pay for anything you may be responsible for while driving your car. The easiest way of showing this is by having car insurance and that is what the majority of people do to comply with this law. Some states to have other ways that one can show financial responsibility such as giving a large cash deposit for the DMV.

What Happens if I Choose Not to Purchase Car Insurance and Still Drive My Car?

(...)

Read more...

 
TOPlist