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1971 AMC Matador Sedan 401 specs


Curb weight 1610 kilograms (3549 pounds)
Year introduced 1971
Displacement 6571 cubic centimeters (6.6 liters / 401 cubic inches)
Maximum power 335 metric horsepower (330 brake horsepower / 246 kilowatts) @ 5000 rpm
Maximum torque 583 Newton-meters (430 pound-feet) @ 3400 rpm
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 6.5 seconds
0 to 100 kph 7.2 seconds
Quarter mile 17.2 s @ 96 mph
Top speed 232 kph / 144 mph


Matador Sedan 401 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 6.7 s @ 59 mph
1/8 mile 10.6 s @ 77 mph
1000 feet 14.1 s @ 88 mph
1/4 mile 17.2 s @ 96 mph
2000 feet 22.9 s @ 105 mph
1/2 mile 27.5 s @ 110 mph
3000 feet 29.9 s @ 111 mph
3500 feet 33.0 s @ 113 mph
4000 feet 36.0 s @ 116 mph

Matador Sedan 401 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 0.9 s
0 - 20 mph 1.8 s
0 - 30 mph 2.3 s
0 - 40 mph 2.9 s
0 - 50 mph 4.1 s
0 - 60 mph 6.5 s
0 - 70 mph 10.4 s
0 - 80 mph 15.4 s
0 - 90 mph 21.3 s
0 - 100 mph 27.7 s
0 - 110 mph 34.2 s
0 - 120 mph 40.5 s

Matador Sedan 401 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 0.5 s
0 - 20 kph 1.1 s
0 - 30 kph 1.7 s
0 - 40 kph 2.0 s
0 - 50 kph 2.3 s
0 - 60 kph 2.7 s
0 - 70 kph 3.2 s
0 - 80 kph 4.1 s
0 - 90 kph 5.4 s
0 - 100 kph 7.2 s
0 - 110 kph 9.6 s
0 - 120 kph 12.6 s
0 - 130 kph 15.9 s
0 - 140 kph 19.5 s
0 - 150 kph 23.3 s
0 - 160 kph 27.3 s
0 - 170 kph 31.4 s
0 - 180 kph 35.4 s
0 - 190 kph 39.3 s
0 - 200 kph 43.0 s

Matador Sedan 401 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 7.0 s @ 98 kph
200 meters 10.6 s @ 124 kph
300 meters 14.0 s @ 142 kph
400 meters 17.1 s @ 154 kph
500 meters 20.0 s @ 163 kph
600 meters 22.6 s @ 169 kph
700 meters 25.1 s @ 173 kph
800 meters 27.4 s @ 176 kph
900 meters 29.6 s @ 179 kph
1 kilometers 31.7 s @ 181 kph
1.1 kilometers 33.7 s @ 183 kph
1.2 kilometers 35.6 s @ 186 kph
1.3 kilometers 37.5 s @ 188 kph
1.4 kilometers 39.4 s @ 192 kph
1.5 kilometers 41.2 s @ 195 kph