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Honda Life Town


type 4S SAL
doors 0

Engine information

Bore × stroke 67.00 mm × 50.60 mm 2.64 in × 1.99 in
Cylinders S-2
Displace 0.4 litre 357 cc (21.785 cu in)
Engine type SOHC
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 4 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 8.80:1
Fuel system 1 Keihin carb
Maximum power
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph -1.00 s
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed 113 km/h (70 mph)
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 58.82 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 985.6 kPa (142.9 psi)
Specific torque 78.43 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings
Coolant Other
Bore / stroke ratio 1.32
Unitary capacity 178.5 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2080 mm
wheelbase 81.9 in
Length (milimeters) 2995 mm
Length (inches) 117.9 in
Width (milimeters) 1295 mm
Width (inches) 51 in
Height (milimeters) 1340 mm
Height (inches) 52.8 in
L:W ratio 1.44
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 510 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1124 lb
Weight distribuiton 61.00 %
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Unknown
Drive FWD
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.27
Final drive ratio 5.43

General information

RAC rating 5.6
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1971 Honda Life Town PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1971

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