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Talbot Sunbeam Lotus
3-door hatchback, UK built (2308 total).

4 cylinder DOHC, all alloy, 16 valve Lotus engine. 2172cc.
150bhp at 5600rpm, 150 lb ft at 4800rpm.
Top speed: 125mph. 0 to 60mph: 6.6 sec.

Rear-wheel drive; five-speed ZF manual gearbox. 185/70 HR 13 tyres.
Length 3829mm, width 1603mm, height 1403mm, wheelbase 2413mm.

960 kg unladen weight.

Solid discs front, drums rear, servo-assisted (twin on LHD).

Independent front suspension with coil spring and hydraulic strut, anti-roll bar.
Rear: Live axle and coil spring.