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VAZ Lada 1200


type 4/5S SAL
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke 76.00 mm × 66.00 mm 2.99 in × 2.6 in
Cylinders S-4
Displace 1.2 litre 1198 cc (73.106 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 8 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 8.80:1
Fuel system 1 Ru carb
Maximum power
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 65.61 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 912.6 kPa (132.4 psi)
Specific torque 72.62 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.15
Unitary capacity 299.5 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2425 mm
wheelbase 95.5 in
Length (milimeters) 4075 mm
Length (inches) 160.4 in
Width (milimeters) 1613 mm
Width (inches) 63.5 in
Height (milimeters) 1384 mm
Height (inches) 54.5 in
L:W ratio 1.68
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 945 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 2083 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 39.1 litre
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 8.6 UK Gal
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 10.3 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Steering worm & roller
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 4.30

General information

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

Manual Download

Download 1974 VAZ Lada 1200 PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1974

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