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Renault Gabbiano


type 2+2 FHC
doors 2

Engine information

Bore × stroke 76.00 mm × 77.00 mm 2.99 in × 3.03 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.4 litre 1397 cc (85.25 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 9.20:1
Fuel system 1 We carb
Maximum power 73 PS (72.0 bhp) (53.7 kW) @ 5750 rpm
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio
Specific output
Maximum torque 104.0 Nm (77 ft·lb) (10.6 kgm) @ 3500 rpm
bmep 935.5 kPa (135.7 psi)
Specific torque 74.45 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 0.99
Unitary capacity 349.25 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2480 mm
wheelbase 97.6 in
Length (milimeters) 3900 mm
Length (inches) 153.5 in
Width (milimeters) 1640 mm
Width (inches) 64.6 in
Height (milimeters) 1285 mm
Height (inches) 50.6 in
L:W ratio 1.57
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms)
Kerb weight (pounds)
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Transverse
Drive FWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R
Brake ∅
Braked area
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio

General information

RAC rating 14.3
Number made 1
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1983 Renault Gabbiano PDF Manual
Gabbiano picture
Designer Italdesign
Year 1983

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