Granada Perana

Granada Perana V8 Specifications

Layout90 degree V8
Maximum power190,1 kW (SAE)
255 HP
at 5 000 rpm
Maximum torque326,7 Nm (DIN)
240 lbs/ft
at 2 500 rpm
Bore stroke101,6 x 76,2 mm
4" x 3"
Capacity4 942 cm3
302 cu in
ValvesOverhead valves, pushrods, hydraulic lifters
CamshaftSingle, in block
Compression ratio9:1
CarburettorHolley 4V 600 cfm
GearboxC4 dual range automatic; three speeds; floor-mounted selector lever
2nd1,46 :1
Reverse2,2 : 1
Differential2,92 : 1
Typehydraulic dual circuit, servo assisted
Front262 mm discs
Rear229 mm drums
HandbrakeCentral pull-up lever, effective via cables on rear drums
FrontIndependent, short and long arm, coil springs with concentric shock absorbers
RearIndependent, sem-trailing arms, coil springs with concentric shock absorbers
Shock absorbersTelescopic, hydraulic, double acting
SteeringRack and pinion, power assisted
Turning circle10,3 metres
Tyres185 70 HR 14 radial ply
Rim size14 x 6J
Dimensions and weight
Length4 596 mm
Width1 791 mm
Height1 420 mm (unladen)
Ground clearance131 mm
Front track1 511 mm
Rear track1 537mm
Wheelbase2 769 mm
Boot capacity0,69 m3
Kerb mass1 420 kg
Consumption11,7 litres/100 km
33 mpg
(maker's figure)
Capacity65 litres
Range per tankful560 km
SourceSA MOTOR, January 1973
Maximum speeds in the gears
1st85,2 km/h
52.9 MPH
2nd152,8 km/h
94.9 MPH
3rd206,9 km/h
128.6 MPH
0-40 km/h2,3 secs
0-60 km/h4,0 secs
0-80 km/h6,3 secs
0-100 km/h7,8 secs
0-120 km/h11,3 secs
0-140 km/h13,9 secs
0-160 km/h20,6 secs
Standing 400 metres15,4 secs