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1967 NSU Ro80 specs


Curb weight 1290 kilograms (2844 pounds)
Year introduced 1967
Displacement 1000 cubic centimeters (1.0 liters / 61 cubic inches)
Maximum power 115 metric horsepower (113 brake horsepower / 85 kilowatts)
Maximum torque 162 Newton-meters (119 pound-feet)
Engine location front-mounted
Drive rear wheel drive
0 to 60 mph 11.5 seconds
0 to 100 kph 12.5 seconds
Quarter mile 20.5 s @ 80 mph
Top speed 180 kph / 112 mph


Ro80 distance acceleration in feet

300 feet 9.4 s @ 49 mph
1/8 mile 13.6 s @ 65 mph
1000 feet 17.2 s @ 74 mph
1/4 mile 20.5 s @ 80 mph
2000 feet 26.8 s @ 87 mph
1/2 mile 32.0 s @ 91 mph
3000 feet 34.8 s @ 92 mph
3500 feet 38.4 s @ 94 mph
4000 feet 41.9 s @ 97 mph

Ro80 acceleration times in miles per hour

0 - 10 mph 2.2 s
0 - 20 mph 3.9 s
0 - 30 mph 4.9 s
0 - 40 mph 6.0 s
0 - 50 mph 7.9 s
0 - 60 mph 11.5 s
0 - 70 mph 17.5 s
0 - 80 mph 25.9 s
0 - 90 mph 35.3 s

Ro80 acceleration times in kilometers per hour

0 - 10 kph 1.3 s
0 - 20 kph 2.7 s
0 - 30 kph 3.7 s
0 - 40 kph 4.4 s
0 - 50 kph 5.0 s
0 - 60 kph 5.6 s
0 - 70 kph 6.5 s
0 - 80 kph 7.8 s
0 - 90 kph 9.8 s
0 - 100 kph 12.5 s
0 - 110 kph 16.3 s
0 - 120 kph 21.2 s
0 - 130 kph 26.7 s
0 - 140 kph 32.5 s
0 - 150 kph 38.3 s
0 - 160 kph 43.8 s

Ro80 distance acceleration in meters

100 meters 9.8 s @ 82 kph
200 meters 13.5 s @ 105 kph
300 meters 17.0 s @ 119 kph
400 meters 20.4 s @ 129 kph
500 meters 23.6 s @ 136 kph
600 meters 26.5 s @ 140 kph
700 meters 29.3 s @ 143 kph
800 meters 31.9 s @ 146 kph
900 meters 34.4 s @ 148 kph
1 kilometers 36.8 s @ 150 kph
1.1 kilometers 39.2 s @ 153 kph
1.2 kilometers 41.4 s @ 156 kph
1.3 kilometers 43.7 s @ 160 kph