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Austin Mini Cooper

(1961 model)

Brief specs of 1961 Austin Mini Cooper

2-door 5-seater sedan (saloon), petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 997 cm3 / 60.8 cu in / 60.8 cu in, 41.0 kW / 55.0 hp / 55.0 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 73.0 N·m / 53.8 lb·ft / 53.8 lb·ft @ 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm, manual 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 135 km/h / 84 mph / 84 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)AustinIssued from1961
ModelMini CooperIssued until
SerieMiniNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAustinCountryUK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4060 l / 143.38 cu ft / 143.38 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length3048 mm / 120.0 in / 120.0 inTotal (curb) weight584 kg / 1287 lb / 1287 lb
Width1397 mm / 55.0 in / 55.0 inDry weight
Height1346 mm / 53.0 in / 53.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2038 mm / 80.2 in / 80.2 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1213 mm / 47.8 in / 47.8 inTowing weight
Track rear1165 mm / 45.9 in / 45.9 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity25 l / 5.5 UK gal / 6.6 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.5  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.60 m2 / 17.2 sq ft / 17.2 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 ManufacturerAustinValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore62.4 mm / 2.46 in / 2.46 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke81.3 mm / 3.20 in / 3.20 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.77
Fuel supply2 SU carbsEngine displacement997 cm3 / 60.8 cu in / 60.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity249.25 cm3/cylinder / 15.210 cu in/cylinder / 15.210 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio9.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power41.0 kW / 55.0 hp / 55.0 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque73.0 N·m / 53.8 lb·ft / 53.8 lb·ft at 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm / 3600 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)5.0 kW / 6.7 hp / 6.7 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output41.1 kW/l / 0.904 bhp/cu in / 0.904 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converternoSpecific torque73.2 N·m/l / 0.64 lb·ft/cu in / 0.64 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio1
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.77

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)11.80 s / 11.80 s / 11.80 sTop (maximal) speed135 km/h / 84 mph / 84 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio94.2 kW/ton / 71.4 bhp/ton / 71.4 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-lockTurning circle9.6 m / 31.5 ft / 31.5 ft
Suspension frontIndependent,RS, Coil springsSuspension rearIndependent,RS, Coil springs
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontdiscBrakes reardrum
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Austin Mini Cooper

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