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Roadster S

(2006 model)

Brief specs of 2006 Roadster S

2-door 2-seater convertible (cabriolet), petrol (gasoline) 6-cylinder 24-valve straight (inline) engine, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 3346 cm3 / 204.2 cu in / 204.2 cu in, 221.0 kW / 296.4 hp / 296.4 hp @ 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm, 362.0 N·m / 267.0 lb·ft / 267.0 lb·ft @ 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm, manual 7-speed transmission, rear wheel drive, 265 km/h / 165 mph / 165 mph top speed, consumption 11.7 l/100km / 24.1 mpg-UK / 20.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)Issued from2006
ModelRoadster SIssued until
SerieRoadsterNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerCountryDE

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typeconvertible (cabriolet)Number of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)240 l / 8.48 cu ft / 8.48 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4440 l / 156.80 cu ft / 156.80 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)240 l / 8.48 cu ft / 8.48 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4100 mm / 161.4 in / 161.4 inTotal (curb) weight1395 kg / 3075 lb / 3075 lb
Width1790 mm / 70.5 in / 70.5 inDry weight
Height1310 mm / 51.6 in / 51.6 inLoad capacity225 kg / 496 lb / 496 lb
Wheelbase2500 mm / 98.4 in / 98.4 inGross (max.) weight1620 kg / 3571 lb / 3571 lb
Track frontTowing weight2100 kg / 4630 lb / 4630 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance120 mm / 4.7 in / 4.7 inFuel capacity55 l / 12.1 UK gal / 14.5 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.64  

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 cylinders6
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 6 cylinder)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore87.0 mm / 3.43 in / 3.43 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke93.8 mm / 3.69 in / 3.69 in
Fuel detailsunleaded 98Bore/Stroke ratio0.93
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement3346 cm3 / 204.2 cu in / 204.2 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity557.61 cm3/cylinder / 34.027 cu in/cylinder / 34.027 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power221.0 kW / 296.4 hp / 296.4 hp at 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm / 6300 rpm
AspirationMax. torque362.0 N·m / 267.0 lb·ft / 267.0 lb·ft at 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm / 4800 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)88.4 kW / 118.5 hp / 118.5 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output66.0 kW/l / 1.451 bhp/cu in / 1.451 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque108.2 N·m/l / 0.95 lb·ft/cu in / 0.95 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears7
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed265 km/h / 165 mph / 165 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio215.1 kW/ton / 163.0 bhp/ton / 163.0 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)11.7 l/100km / 24.1 mpg-UK / 20.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions274 g/km / 441 g/mi / 441 g/mi (est.)
  Range470 km / 292 mi / 292 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
SteeringSteering detailsTraction control. Electronic stabilisation program (ESP).
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front225/40-R18Tyres rear265/30-R19
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Roadster S

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