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1978 De Lorean DMC-12 European spec specs

Curb weight 1420 kilograms (3131 pounds)
Year introduced 1978
Displacement 2800 cubic centimeters (2.8 liters / 171 cubic inches)
Maximum power 170 metric horsepower (168 brake horsepower / 125 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 235 Newton-meters (173 pound-feet)
Engine location rear-mounted
Drive all wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 8.0 seconds
0 to 100 kph 8.8 seconds
Quarter mile 17.1 s @ 85 mph
Top speed 177 kph / 110 mph

DMC-12 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 7.6 s @ 56 mph
1/8 mile 11.4 s @ 72 mph
1000 feet 14.5 s @ 80 mph
1/4 mile 17.1 s @ 85 mph
2000 feet 22.5 s @ 90 mph
1/2 mile 27.2 s @ 93 mph
3000 feet 29.9 s @ 95 mph
3500 feet 33.4 s @ 99 mph

DMC-12 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 1.6 s
0 - 20 mph 2.8 s
0 - 30 mph 3.4 s
0 - 40 mph 4.1 s
0 - 50 mph 5.4 s
0 - 60 mph 8.0 s
0 - 70 mph 12.7 s
0 - 80 mph 19.5 s
0 - 90 mph 27.1 s

DMC-12 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 1.0 s
0 - 20 kph 2.0 s
0 - 30 kph 2.7 s
0 - 40 kph 3.1 s
0 - 50 kph 3.5 s
0 - 60 kph 3.9 s
0 - 70 kph 4.4 s
0 - 80 kph 5.4 s
0 - 90 kph 6.8 s
0 - 100 kph 8.8 s
0 - 110 kph 11.8 s
0 - 120 kph 15.6 s
0 - 130 kph 20.1 s
0 - 140 kph 24.8 s
0 - 150 kph 29.5 s
0 - 160 kph 34.0 s

DMC-12 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 7.9 s @ 93 kph
200 meters 11.4 s @ 115 kph
300 meters 14.4 s @ 128 kph
400 meters 17.1 s @ 136 kph
500 meters 19.7 s @ 142 kph
600 meters 22.2 s @ 145 kph
700 meters 24.7 s @ 148 kph
800 meters 27.1 s @ 150 kph
900 meters 29.6 s @ 153 kph
1 kilometers 31.9 s @ 156 kph

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