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Opel Calibra 2.5i V6

(1993 model)

Brief specs of 1993 Opel Calibra 2.5i V6

3-door 4-seater coupé, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder 8-valve V engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 2498 cm3 / 152.4 cu in / 152.4 cu in, 125.0 kW / 167.6 hp / 167.6 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 227.0 N·m / 167.4 lb·ft / 167.4 lb·ft @ 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 237 km/h / 147 mph / 147 mph top speed, consumption 8.7 l/100km / 32.5 mpg-UK / 27.0 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)OpelIssued from1993
ModelCalibra 2.5i V6Issued until1997
SerieCalibraNumber made
Model familyBody constructionmonocoque
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerAdam Opel AGCountryDE,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformCalibra ANumber of doors3
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4492 mm / 176.9 in / 176.9 inTotal (curb) weight1355 kg / 2987 lb / 2987 lb
Width1688 mm / 66.5 in / 66.5 inDry weight
Height1320 mm / 52.0 in / 52.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2600 mm / 102.4 in / 102.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1426 mm / 56.1 in / 56.1 inTowing weight
Track rear1446 mm / 56.9 in / 56.9 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance140 mm / 5.5 in / 5.5 inFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.7276923076923  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.89 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 TypeV engine Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore81.6 mm / 3.21 in / 3.21 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke79.6 mm / 3.13 in / 3.13 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.0251256281407
Fuel supplyMultipoint InjectionEngine displacement2498 cm3 / 152.4 cu in / 152.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity416.28 cm3/cylinder / 25.403 cu in/cylinder / 25.403 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio10.8 : 1
SumpMax. output power125.0 kW / 167.6 hp / 167.6 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque227.0 N·m / 167.4 lb·ft / 167.4 lb·ft at 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm / 4200 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)66.6 kW / 89.3 hp / 89.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output50.0 kW/l / 1.100 bhp/cu in / 1.100 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque90.9 N·m/l / 0.79 lb·ft/cu in / 0.79 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears5
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed237 km/h / 147 mph / 147 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/h7.80 s / 7.80 s / 7.80 sFuel 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)8.7 l/100km / 32.5 mpg-UK / 27.0 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions204 g/km / 328 g/mi / 328 g/mi (est.)
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels front6J x 15Wheels rear6J x 15
Tyres front205/55 R15Tyres rear205/55 R15
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Opel Calibra 2.5i V6

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