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Renault Megane 1.9 dCi Avantage

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Renault Megane 1.9 dCi Avantage

4-door 4-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, diesel 4-cylinder 8-valve straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1870 cm3 / 114.1 cu in / 114.1 cu in, 88.0 kW / 118.0 hp / 118.0 hp @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, 271.0 N·m / 199.9 lb·ft / 199.9 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, manual 5-speed transmission, front wheel drive, 196 km/h / 122 mph / 122 mph top speed, consumption 5.4 l/100km / 52.3 mpg-UK / 43.6 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)RenaultIssued from2008
ModelMegane 1.9 dCi AvantageIssued until
SerieMeganeNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerRenaultCountryFR,BR,AR

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)330 l / 11.65 cu ft / 11.65 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)4880 l / 172.34 cu ft / 172.34 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)1190 l / 42.02 cu ft / 42.02 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4500 mm / 177.2 in / 177.2 inTotal (curb) weight1325 kg / 2921 lb / 2921 lb
Width1780 mm / 70.1 in / 70.1 inDry weight
Height1470 mm / 57.9 in / 57.9 inLoad capacity487 kg / 1074 lb / 1074 lb
Wheelbase2630 mm / 103.5 in / 103.5 inGross (max.) weight1812 kg / 3995 lb / 3995 lb
Track frontTowing weight1300 kg / 2866 lb / 2866 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity60 l / 13.2 UK gal / 15.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.71  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.22 m2 / 23.9 sq ft / 23.9 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.67 m2 / 7.2 sq ft / 7.2 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)16.6 kW / 22.2 hp / 22.2 hp (est.)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves8
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore80.0 mm / 3.15 in / 3.15 in
FueldieselStroke93.0 mm / 3.66 in / 3.66 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.86
Fuel supplyTurboEngine displacement1870 cm3 / 114.1 cu in / 114.1 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity467.47 cm3/cylinder / 28.527 cu in/cylinder / 28.527 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio
SumpwetMax. output power88.0 kW / 118.0 hp / 118.0 hp at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque271.0 N·m / 199.9 lb·ft / 199.9 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)35.2 kW / 47.2 hp / 47.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output47.1 kW/l / 1.034 bhp/cu in / 1.034 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque144.9 N·m/l / 1.27 lb·ft/cu in / 1.27 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) speed196 km/h / 122 mph / 122 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio90.6 kW/ton / 68.6 bhp/ton / 68.6 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)5.4 l/100km / 52.3 mpg-UK / 43.6 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions139 g/km / 224 g/mi / 224 g/mi
  Range1111 km / 691 mi / 691 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Renault Megane 1.9 dCi Avantage

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