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Facel Vega Excellence


type 4/5S SAL
doors 0

Engine information

Bore × stroke 107.95 mm × 85.85 mm 4.25 in × 3.38 in
Cylinders V-8
Displace 6.3 litre 6286 cc (383.595 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 16 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 10.00:1
Fuel system 1 Ca carb
Maximum power 334.6 PS (330.0 bhp) (246.1 kW) @ 4800 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 171.88 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
Specific torque
Maximum rpm
Main bearings 5
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.26
Unitary capacity 785.75 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 3175 mm
wheelbase 125 in
Length (milimeters) 5250 mm
Length (inches) 206.7 in
Width (milimeters) 1830 mm
Width (inches) 72 in
Height (milimeters) 1384 mm
Height (inches) 54.5 in
L:W ratio 1.65
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 1920 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 4233 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 3A
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.30

General information

RAC rating 57.8
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1958 Facel Vega Excellence PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1958

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