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FULL specifications on the Countach Evoluzione

Date posted : October 19. 2010 at 14:25:09

General

TypeCountach Evoluzione
Years built1987
Production1 units
Chassisnr.experimental prototype
Presentationnever presented to the public, research prototype only
Type of carTwo door coupe, two seater berlinetta, horizontally hinged doors
Designed byBased on a design Marcello Gandini for Bertone
Built byAutomobili Lamborghini SpA
 

Dimensions

Wheelbase2500 mm / 98.25 in
Overall length4140 mm / 162.7 in
Overall width2000 mm / 78.6 in
Overall height1070 mm / 42.05 in
Front track1536 mm / 60.36 in
Rear track1606 mm / 63.12 in
Ground clear.125 mm / 4.91 in
Front overhang933 mm / 36.67 in
Rear overhang757 mm / 29.75 in
Weight980 kg / 2161 lbs
 

Chassis

StructureExtremely light composite material
BodyCarbon fibre central structure, reinforced honeycomb panels, double front and rear frame
SuspensionAll-wheel independent Front : Coil springs, telescopic shock absorbers, triangulated transverse levers, sway/anti-roll bars Rear : Twin coils over shocker units, trailing arms, transverse links and sway/anti-roll bars
BrakesAll-wheel ventilated disc brakes, vacuum assisted, single servo, twin circuit
Steering typeUnassisted mechanical rack and pinion, 3.2 turns lock to lock
Front tyre size225/50 VR 15
Rear tyre size345/35 VR 15
TypePirelli P7F
Front rim size8.5x15 inch
Rear rim size12x15 inch
TypeLight alloy OZ-Wheels, covered with Carbon Fibre Discs
 

Engine

TypeV-12 60 degree, light-alloy block with pressed-in liners (type LP 112 D) mid mounted (longitudal), rear wheel drive
DistributionDual overhead camshafts, chain drive, four valves/cylinder
Main Bearings7
Cyl.Capacity5167 cc / 315 ci
Bore & stroke85.5x75 mm
Compr. Ratio9.5:1
Max.power490 Bhp at 7500 rpm
Max.torque0 Nm at 0 rpm
Cooling systemPressurized, twin radiators, vertically mounted either side of engine, with cross-over connection
IgnitionContactless electronic with Marelli coil and distributor
Plugsn.a.
Electr.system12 V
Alternatorn.a.
Fuel systemTwo electric Bendix pumps, 6 double-barrel Weber 44 DCNF, down-draft carburetors
Fuel typen.a.
Fuel cons.n.a.
LubricationWet sump
 

Drivetrain

TypeZF five-speed + reverse manual all-synchromesh driving to a limited-slip differential
ClutchDry-single plate, hydraulically operated
Disc diameter250 mm / 9.83 in
1st gear ratio0:1  
2nd gear ratio0:1  
3rd gear ratio0:1  
4th gear ratio0:1  
5th gear ratio0:1  
Rev. gear ratio0:1  
 

Performance

Top speed330 Km/h / 205 Mph
0 - 100 Km/h4.20 sec.
 

Capacities

Engine oil17 Liter / 4 Gallon
Cooling system17 Liter / 4 Gallon
 

Pricing

Current valueCar has never been commercialized, the only prototype was destroyed in barrier crash testing